Deep Roots Harvest, West Wendover’s medical and recreational marijuana dispensary, is set to open this month.
WEST WENDOVER – About three years since a ballot initiative legalized cannabis in Nevada, this month West Wendover will be the first city in Elko County to have a medical and recreational marijuana dispensary.
Deep Roots Harvest’s second Nevada store could be open as soon as this week, as workers put the finishing touches on the building that will house about 250 marijuana products in an open-store setting similar to a pharmacy.
“We’re the first medical store in Elko County,” said Jon Marshall, chief operating officer of Deep Roots Harvest. “It will be awesome for Elko patients.”
Open seven days a week, Deep Roots will offer a variety of products ranging from the most popular items such as buds, concentrates and vape cartridges to tinctures, lotions and edibles such as chocolates and candies.
Based on sales at Deep Roots’ Mesquite establishment, Marshal said he believes vaporizers, pre-rolled cannabis and edibles will be the store’s biggest sellers, with edibles, topicals and tinctures rounding out the sales.
Jon Marshall, Deep Roots Harvest’s chief operating officer, points to a case with cannabis vape products. The store will offer recreational and medical marijuana products for sale in West Wendover.
The store will start with a limited inventory before everything arrives, Marshall said.
“We pretty much have everything in every category you would find in a pharmacy,” Marshall said. “It’s a broad menu. There’s a little bit of everything.”
However, pet products are not part of the store’s inventory, unlike stores on tribal land.
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