What the Dixie Team is Grateful For…

Happy Thanksgiving
Happy Thanksgiving
When we stop and think about what we’re grateful for as a company, so many things come to mind. But what we realized we’re most grateful for is our incredible team – we wouldn’t be where we are today without them. So this year, we wanted to share some “thankful thoughts” coming from our team members. We asked them what they’re grateful for this year. Read their responses to get to know the Dixie team, their story, and what they're grateful for this Thanksgiving.   Amanda Lang Laboratory Manager   To think about what I am thankful for this year isn't as difficult as I originally thought. It's good to take time and put things into perspective every now and then. Especially during these holiday seasons, with a new year approaching and another year in the books.  Sometimes, I wonder why I am not where I thought I would be in life. But life doesn't always go as planned, sometimes we encounter struggles and hardships that ultimately teach us somethin...
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Why Cannabis Drinks Are All the Hype Right Now

Cannabis beverages are trending!
Cannabis beverages are trending!
If you’ve browsed the internet or walked into a dispensary recently, you’ve probably noticed that cannabis-infused drinks have been all the hype. Turns out, cannabis-infused drinks make up one of the fastest-growing segments of the cannabis market, and it’s really no surprise. According to The San Francisco Chronicle article, “Will Infused Drinks Change How We Consume Cannabis?”, we can only expect this trend to grow. ‘“I believe infused drinks are the future of cannabis consumption,” said Jamie Evans of San Francisco, who promotes food and beverage events under The Herb Somm. “Our society already loves and understands drinks, making infused beverages the best solution for social consumption. Lighting up a joint in public is still frowned upon, so people would rather sip than smoke their cannabis in public.”’ But beyond it being easier to sip on cannabis than smoke a joint, there are many other reasons that people are loving cannabevs. Here are some of those...
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Dixie GO GREEN (6 Months in)

A 6-Month Update on Dixie GO GREEN
A 6-Month Update on Dixie GO GREEN
We rely heavily on Mother Nature to create our products, and we have a responsibility to take care of her if we want future generations to continue to benefit from the cannabis plant. That’s why sustainability is so important to us here at Dixie, and it’s what inspired us to launch Dixie GO GREEN — our commitment to transitioning our business towards a more sustainable and environmentally-friendly future. We’re committed to making this happen...but we didn’t say it was going to be easy! Sustainability, after all, is a worldwide challenge, but the level of this challenge is even greater for the cannabis industry. Before we dive into everything we’ve been working on over these last six months, it’s helpful to understand the confines of the cannabis industry that impact the ability of cannabis businesses to focus on sustainability.   Why Sustainability is Difficult to Achieve in the Cannabis Industry   This Forbes article states it simply and spot-on, ...
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Favorite Fall Cannabis Treats (with recipes!)

Cannabis products for fall by Dixie
Cannabis products for fall by Dixie
Big sweaters, cinnamon rolls, colorful leaves, fuzzy socks, plaid blankets, candles, and darn good edibles. Fall…we welcome you with open arms. Being that it’s officially that time of year, we have all the fun fall activities on our minds and can’t wait for all the yummy cannabis goodies that go along with them. As we did for summer, we picked some of our favorite Dixie products to pair with fall activities, including: Netflix and chillin’, football and tailgates, fireside date nights, staying in for “me night,” and hitting up the corn maze and pumpkin patch.   Netflix & Chillin'   As the temperatures drop, the giant sweaters and cozy throws come out, transforming the couch into a cloud-like coziness we want to hibernate in forever. And this, ladies and gentlemen, also marks the beginning of the Netflix and Chills season! It goes without saying that Netflix and cannabis go together like chocolate and peanut butter…and can make for a cozy date night t...
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