Dr. Stacia Woodcock is assistant director of operations at Curaleaf New York.
“This is the initially actual flower-primarily based health-related cannabis item obtainable in New York. So we’re the initially dispensary that is been capable to bring this to marketplace,” Woodcock says. “And that is significant for a couple of factors. A single is that it is cannabis in its most all-natural type, so minimal processing. All of the terpenes and cannabinoids are nonetheless intact. It is the actual plant material, but it is nonetheless processed in a way so it is absolutely free of any pesticides or contaminants, so it is protected for the patient.”
The ground flower pods have been initially sold in Curaleaf’s Lengthy Island dispensary, and are now obtainable at the Newburgh place. Woodcock says the ground flower is expense powerful.
“So when we appear at the ground flower, individuals are getting 700 milligrams of active cannabinoids for a expense of $55. And so that is pretty much double the quantity the cannabinoids they would be capable to get from an typical vape pen that would expense anyplace from $55-$80, based on what percentage it is,” says Woodcock. [Read more at WAMC]