In one of the production rooms of Legacy 420, the first marijuana retail outlet to open in the Mohawk community of Tyendinaga, Seaira Maracle, 28, brews a cannabis ointment based on a traditional recipe for arthritis.
She scoops the substance from a stainless steel double-boiler and pours it into glass jars.
"I learned it from my Elders, from my grandfathers," said Maracle, whose job title is alchemist.
The Legacy 420 facility also includes a kitchen and a laboratory where everyone wears white lab coats and features a massive glass contraptions for extracting oil from cannabis.
And, like more than 31 marijuana stores operating throughout this community, w…