Have you ever opened a jar of cannabis and had the smell of sweet skunk slap you in the face? Or maybe you’ve hit a joint in the wild and tasted blueberries with a little hint of gas? If you’ve answered “yes” to either of these questions, then you can thank cannabis terpenes for the experience. As the industry evolves, terpenes are becoming a louder part of the discussion around cannabis and why you feel the way you do after consuming certain varieties. What are terpenes and what do they do? Terpenes are the aromatic oils within cannabis trichomes that produce a plant’s aroma, flavor, and… Read more
THC, CBD, THCV, CBN... WTF, amirite? Over 100 different cannabinoids have been identified in the cannabis plant. The most popular, of course, is delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC is the belle of the ball since it’s responsible for that classic cannabis “high.” You’ve also likely heard of cannabidiol (or CBD) since more research is being done to learn about the full range of benefits it offers. But what about the other cannabinoids? Do you even need to know about them? We think so, and we’ll dive into some of the most talked-about ones below. What is a Cannabinoid? Cannabinoids are… Read more
Seed-to-shelf is the idea of engaging in the entire production process to create the best medical cannabis products. From a sprouting seedling to a sale at a dispensary, we’re involved completely, from cultivation, extraction, laboratory testing, and sales. We have always embraced this process to provide transparent accountability of every facet of the process, inspire trust in our efforts, and as our commitment to our patients.  The best coffee, chocolate, beer, and winemakers already utilize whole process production systems to create their products. Cannabis is no exception to this, though… Read more