Tag: Cannabinoids

  • What Is CBN: Inside the Cannabinoid That Relieves Insomnia

    What Is CBN: Inside the Cannabinoid That Relieves Insomnia

    There is perhaps no cannabinoid more misunderstood than cannabinol, or CBN as it is better known. Once thought to be the primary source of the psychoactive effects associated with marijuana, CBN has an ancient tie to cannabis’ first concentrate, hashish, and is now being explored and isolated to provide relief for conditions like insomnia. The…

  • Breeding for Cannabinoids: The CBG Seed

    Breeding for Cannabinoids: The CBG Seed

    It’s early on a mid-March Friday morning at the Oregon CBD headquarters, outside Corvallis, Oregon. The company’s co-founder, Eric Crawford, is breaking up a piece of intimidatingly frosty cannabis as I watch with apprehension. “Don’t worry, it’s only hemp,” Crawford jokes as he packs the flower into the bowl of a glass pipe. “It has…

  • Sinsemilla: A Potent Evolution in Cannabis

    Sinsemilla: A Potent Evolution in Cannabis

    Sensimilla or “sinsemilla” is a seedless female cannabis plant bred to produce better buds, larger yields, and a more potent product. Introduced to the legacy industry by infamous Guadalajara Cartel […]

  • How to Allocate Your Cultivation Budget for Innovation

    How to Allocate Your Cultivation Budget for Innovation

    Since the start of legalization, the cannabis industry has expanded exponentially, introducing previously unimagined jobs like “cannabis public-relations rep” and “cannafluencer” to the world. But none of these progressive pathways […]

  • Curing, Storing, and Aging Cannabis with Grove Bags

    Curing, Storing, and Aging Cannabis with Grove Bags

    Hello my friends, As someone privileged to explore an array of new products within the cannabis field, I’ve come across innovations that truly disrupt the status quo every so often.  One aspect that has long begged for evolution is the curing process. Though effective to an extent, the traditional ‘burping’ approach leaves much to be…