Budtenders Know Best When It Comes to Cannabis

As wildfires rage on and wreak havoc in California, I write this blog from the relative safety, and comfort of a legally permitted cannabis dispensary and consumption lounge in Oakland, California. It’s become quite a respite to be able to escape the harsh air quality and hustle and bustle outside to consume cannabis in a fun and legal setting.

 

I’ve been a budtender for almost twenty years, helping provide cannabis to consumers for therapeutic, and most recently, recreational reasons as well. It’s really great to see all the new faces coming in from all over the place. From more conservative midwestern and southern states, and also other countries. We just had someone visit from Israel, that we showed how to vape for the first time.

 

My job as budtender is to help create an experience with a certain cannabinoid profile, or locate products that can mitigate health concerns, such as topicals or tinctures with a ratio of CBD to THC. It’s more than a mere retail position. Unless you are an experienced cannabis consumer, there are usually a lot of questions, and hand holding budtenders need to do to ensure you are satisfied with the decision.

 

You should be able to trust your budtender, that’s why experience and knowledge are most essential, and any good company will provide staff with the ongoing training necessary to assist clientele in choosing a cannabis product that fits every situation.

 

The research around cannabis is exploding exponentially right now, and there’s a lot to keep up with. I look forward to providing information on what you as a consumer can expect, and how you can make a full and informed decision, at any cannabis dispensary.

 

Tags: Marijuana Dispensary Cannabis Consumer Cannabis Dispensary Consumption Lounge THC CBD Cannabis Product



About the author

Tony Bowles is a long time Americans for Safe Access organizer, and is currently a Budtender at Magnolia Wellness in Oakland, CA.

Help spread the word!
Sponsored Ad
Sponsored Ad

Login Required

Hello there!
This feature requires you to be registered and logged on iBudtender. If you don't have an account already click on the sign up button below.


Login Sign up Cancel

This action requires you to be a member of Ibudtender. In order to get the most from iBudtender you will need to login or signup


Signup Login

Disclaimer: Medical cannabis science is in a continually evolving state. To ensure Ibudtender.com has the most up-to-date information available, we constantly update our site to reflect the latest information. The information provided is not intended to treat, diagnose, cure, mitigate or prevent any diseases. All information available has not evaluated by the FDA and any claims by any product companies are not endorsed by Ibudtender.com or any of its subsidiaries. Do not use this material to diagnose or treat a health condition or disease without consulting a qualified healthcare provider.



© 2019 iBudtender LLC All Rights Reserved

Search iBudtender


Strains

Dispensaries

Edibles

Doctors

Accessories

Topicals

Entries

Concentrates