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History Of Hemp In America

While this member of the cannabis family gets less attention than its psychoactive counterpart marijuana, we wanted to take a few minutes to bring you up to speed on the history of hemp. Hemp has had a rocky past here in the US, filled with misconceptions and misinformation. Before we dive into the history of hemp and its current legal …

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Terpene Tuesday: Caryophyllene

In today’s edition of Terpene Tuesday, we are going to cover caryophyllene, a very unique cannabis terpene. Caryophyllene has an abundance of effects and benefits, and can be found in many of your favorite cannabis strains.  Before we get into these though, let’s cover some basic information on the caryophyllene terpene. What is caryophyllene Caryophyllene is also known as beta-caryophyllene, …

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Indica vs. Sativa: Understanding The Different Types of Cannabis

There are hundreds of cannabis strains available to consumers and it can be confusing to choose the one that will work the best and achieve the desired results. This process can take the most experienced cannabis user years to achieve. Each cannabis strain is a unique profile of terpenes, flavonoids and cannabinoids, in different ratios, which produce the effects a …

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Terpene Tuesday: Linalool

You know that distinct, floral aroma associated with cannabis? Well, on this edition of Terpene Tuesday, we are covering the terpene responsible – linalool. This fragrant terpene has a number of benefits and effects, but before we get into the uses of linalool, let’s cover some general info. What is linalool? Despite being a dominant cannabis terpene, linalool can also …

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Microdosing Cannabis: Medicate Without Getting High

You’ve likely heard the saying less is more, but today we want to put it in the context of microdosing cannabis. While many cannabis patients seek out high THC strains, studies and anecdotal tales are showing that microdosing cannabis can have profound benefits for certain symptoms. While high THC indicas are great for those suffering from insomnia, often times a …

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Terpene Tuesday: Limonene

In this week’s edition of Terpene Tuesday, we are going to take a deep dive on limonene. Limonene is among the most interesting and important terpenes, due to it’s medical benefits. Even outside of cannabis, limonene is extracted from plants and appears in food, supplements, cosmetics, detergents, and more! Before we get into the benefits of limonene, along with some …