NurseGrown Organics

About Us


NurseGrown Organics is CleanGreen Certification
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NurseGrown Organics is proud to be Vermont’s first Clean Green certified hemp farm. We are fully dedicated to cultivating clean, sun grown cannabis that utilizes only sustainable and responsible farming practices with an emphasis on a healthy living soil. Our dedication and passion for clean organic cannabis products, while providing an educational  and supportive network for consumers, was the motivation behind starting NurseGrown Organics.  Together, Jessilyn Dolan and Matt Leonetti bring decades of experience and knowledge to our organically grown, handcrafted and processed “best of the best” Vermont hemp and CBD products.

Jessilyn Dolan, RN, CMT, ADS, CLD, co-founder of NurseGrown Organics, is a cannabis nurse researcher, educator and consultant. Jessilyn completed the University of Vermont’s Cannabis Science and Medicine Professional Certificate program, is a member of the American Cannabis Nurses Association, and founder of the Vermont Cannabis Nurses Association. Jessilyn specializes in opioid use, substance use and mental health disorders in maternal child health. She currently works for the University of Vermont’s College of Medicine, Center on Behavior and Health in clinical human research and teaches at the University of Vermont Medical Center. Jessilyn was recently appointed Vice President for the American Nurse Association-Vermont for 2020 and 2021. She offers individual cannabis nurse consultations and group educational workshops.

Jessilyn featured in Burlington Free Press

Jessilyn is an experienced herbalist, intuitive healer and energy worker. She is a Certified Massage Therapist with advanced training in Traditional Chinese Medicine,  Craniosacral Therapy, and Reiki.  She is a birth worker, labor doula trainer, childbirth educator, speaker and relentless advocate for vulnerable families. 

Jessilyn is an organic farmer and cannabis caregiver for medical marijuana and has been cultivating and crafting medicinal herbs for decades. As a medical marijuana patient herself, she personally understands the life changing impact cannabis medicine can have.  From early childhood continuing into adulthood, Jessilyn has had over three dozen surgeries, and is beyond grateful for the support of plant medicine along the way. Her personal healing journey naturally blossomed into an overwhelming passion and desire to help others find and create their own. Jessilyn is honored to share her combined allopathic and holistic wisdom and the spirit of this sacred plant with you.


Matt and Jessilyn at the greenhouse

Matt Leonetti is the farm manager for NurseGrown Organics, bringing decades of cannabis cultivation experience and knowledge to the farm with his diversified horticultural background. Matt has a degree from the University of Vermont in Plant and Soil Science, with an emphasis on organic production. Previously managing several organic diversified vegetable CSA farms, Matt has a deep understanding of soil building, nutrient management, crop rotations, and pest and disease management. Matt has conducted organic compost based potting media research in conjunction with the Intervale Foundation, is currently the Tree Warden for the Town of Richmond and has been a Vermont Certified Horticulturist for 14years. 

Matt’s appreciation for organic agriculture has inspired him to become a farm compliance inspector for Clean Green, promoting clean, environmentally sound agricultural practices for cannabis and hemp production. His deep understanding of compliance and certification standards is a perfect fit to elevate NurseGrown Organics to the highest standards for clean cannabis and environmental stewardship. 

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