1. A Comprehensive Guide to Our Marijuana Strains

    At The District 8, we are committed to growing clean, potent, high-quality marijuana. Using the most natural growing strategies, we cultivate a selection of marijuana strains that we have hand-selected to offer you everything you want from your cannabis. In this blog, we will go further in-depth to the specific strains we offer so you can choose the right D8 strain for your desired experience. Gol…Read More

  2. Does Cannabis Cause or Treat Anxiety?

    You may have heard a story about (or experienced it yourself) severe paranoia after smoking weed. This is a common side effect of getting high for many. Interestingly, however, there are just as many stories about people using cannabis to manage their anxiety disorder symptoms. In fact, studies have shown that marijuana can help people with social anxiety and PTSD. This paradox does not seem to ma…Read More

  3. How to Create a Positive Cannabis Experience

    Now that cannabis has been legal in Colorado for several years, the industry is booming. There are more marijuana products and methods of cannabis consumption than ever before. This bounty of choice is a wonderful thing, but it can be overwhelming. Not everyone will enjoy the same cannabis experience, and having a bad one can put you off of it for good. That’s why it is important to determine wh…Read More

  4. How to Stop Being Too High

    If you’re a regular cannabis consumer, chances are, at one point or another, you have been too high. Maybe an edible didn’t kick in when expected and you ended up taking more than you should have. Maybe you were caught off guard by a particularly potent strain. Perhaps you simply have a low tolerance and just accidentally smoked too much. It happens to the best of us, but being too high can fe…Read More

  5. How to Hide Your High

    Though marijuana is legal here in Colorado, that doesn’t necessarily mean you want everyone to know you are high when you’re in public. There are several reasons why someone might suspect you are high, the obvious of which is the smell. First off, as much as we might enjoy the smell of cannabis, not everyone does, so it is courteous to avoid carrying a very strong weed odor. Secondly, if you s…Read More

  6. What is CBD?: A Comprehensive Guide to Cannabidiol

    You are likely familiar with THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), the most prevalent cannabinoid found in marijuana. THC is responsible for the euphoric high you feel when consuming weed. However, the second most prevalent compound, CBD (cannabidiol), is like THC’s lesser known but equally as important cousin, and it is gaining more public recognition due to its incredible medicinal properties. The popul…Read More

  7. A Glossary of Marijuana Terms

    The world of marijuana is filled with so much technical terminology and cultural lingo—if you’re new to this world, it can be difficult to make sense of it all. Fortunately, the folks at District 8 are here to help. Here’s a glossary of some of the most common marijuana terms to help you have a better understand of weed language and culture. BHO BHO stands for butane hash oil, a concentrated…Read More

  8. The Future of Marijuana

    It didn’t take long for roach clips and tie-dye to fade in favor of dabs and dubstep—that’s just how pot culture works. With more and more states legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, it’s no surprise that cannabis is becoming more mainstream in American culture—and that has ultimately changed what, how, and why people smoke. But what can we expect from marijuana culture in the f…Read More

  9. Marijuana Myths, Part 2

    In a previous blog, District 8 debunked some of the most popular marijuana myths in the game today. Unfortunately, there were just too many myths for a single blog. Here we are again—it’s time to burn through some more myths about that good-good. Legalized weed is damaging the nation. Colorado dispensaries made over $1 billion in 2016 alone, generating over $150 million in tax revenue that wen…Read More

  10. Activities That Go Well With Your Weed

    You’re not going to smoke some weed and stare at a wall, are you? (Okay, so it might be a really cool-looking wall.) If you’re going to enjoy cannabis products to their fullest, you’ll need to plan some activities. But what kinds of activities will go well with the strain of District 8 cannabis you just purchased? Let’s take a look at how high-quality marijuana pairs with some of life’s …Read More