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High Times – The Official High Times Gift Guide

“2020 wasn’t great. But you can still give your loved ones dope gifts this holiday season with the help of the official High Times Gift Guide! It’s that time of year again! Time to set up your tree, or your menorah, or hey, maybe just your bong, and get together with your loved ones to share the joys of completing …

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Quick Hits from the Elyon Team (November Edition) 

A quick glimpse at what some of the Elyon team has been consuming this month – everything from culture, cannabis, munchies and more.  Danksgiving Dessert “I’m pretty much a traditionalist when it comes to Thanksgiving. I love to have turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce on the table. I do have one weird thing when it comes to the …

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Farmwork Friday: The Off-Season

Before you can get to the fun bits of cannabis, a lot of work has to go into the cultivation of the plant. Or, maybe you consider that the fun bit? Either way, we’re here to outline what the team at Elyon does to give you the best bud, from choosing the soil to harvesting the plants. Let’s get to …

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Harvest 2020: The Strains We’re Most Thankful For

At Elyon, we love all our strains. We wouldn’t grow them if we didn’t. So to choose a favorite would be like choosing a favorite child. But it’s almost inevitable that you do have a favorite child and likewise, a favorite strain. 2020, with two abundant harvests, was full of amazing strains to choose from. Here are a few of …

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Merry Jane – Sneak-a-Toke: MERRY JANE’s Official Guide to Discreetly Getting High on Thanksgiving

“Not spending Thanksgiving in a 420-friendly environment? Don’t trip, we’ve got you. Here’s our guide to discreetly getting high this holiday. Family time isn’t always relaxing. Even if you have healthy relationships with your blood relatives, gathering on holidays can be draining. Not to mention that we’re living in a politically electrified time in the throes of a pandemic. Combine …

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Cannabis Around the Table: Our Favorite Thanksgiving Strains

Ah, Danksgiving. Other than 4/20, it may just be the best stoner holiday there is. It’s a day where we sit and give thanks. But it’s also a day where we stuff ourselves silly and get to take a nap after with no stigma.  We’re thankful for cannabis. So let’s take every opportunity to incorporate it into this most blessed …

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Sweet Jane – How To Talk About Cannabis

“As cannabis sales continue to increase during the pandemic, one can’t help but wonder if more people are consuming cannabis than before the coronavirus outbreak. I’m sure many of those sales are due to consumers like myself stocking up for their stay-at-home orders, but perhaps some of the sales are also for first time consumers who are looking for alternative …

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Our Favorite Cannabis Podcasts

There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to cannabis. There’s the technical side of growing. There’s the culture of cannabis. And then there’s non-cannabis talk that includes copious amounts of consuming cannabis. Podcasts feature all types of pot talk. And there are a lot of cannabis podcasts out there.  Here are a few of our favorites to get …

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The Broccoli Report – Why Weed Genes Matter: The Limitations of Strain Names and Appellations.

“On dispensary shelves in every legal state—and written in Sharpie on countless clandestine Ziploc baggies—appear thousands of strain names that mean close to nothing. Dawgwalker. Girl Scout Cookies. SFV OG. You may have the real deal, flower grown from seed, or a clone directly handed from the original breeder. But it’s more likely the Dawgwalker you’re smoking has different terpene and …

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Cannabidivarin: The Other CBD, CBDV

You’ve heard of CBD. But have you heard of CBDV? Probably not. Although this cannabinoid is similar to CBD, it’s a distinct molecule found in cannabis. It’s less well-known and less commonly found but shows promising therapeutic benefits.  V, for Very Good Cannabidivarin, or CBDV for short, is a cannabinoid most commonly found in indica landrace strains, as well as …