Tag: terpenes

  • Terpenes

    Terpenes

    In previous articles, we discussed the landrace origins of traditional marijuana and hashish, the cannabinoids they contained, and their occurrence in modern sinsemilla cultivars. The primarily psychoactive molecule in cannabis has always been THC, and some traditional cannabis also contained some CBD. Modern sinsemilla cultivars are generally higher in THC than in the ’70s, and…

  • Vintage Cannabis: Explained

    Vintage Cannabis: Explained

    In today’s California cannabis market, most dispensaries have a three-month shelf-life limit for flowers. That is three months from the packing date—not from harvest. The reason given is that customers don’t buy “out-of-date” weed.  Maybe the retailers are not storing the flowers under the proper conditions, or maybe the flower was bucked and trimmed or…

  • Weed From Seed: Understanding F1 Hybrids

    Weed From Seed: Understanding F1 Hybrids

    Breeding true F1 hybrids means using inbreeding to achieve genetic uniformity in parent plants before creating a new strain. The post Weed From Seed: Understanding F1 Hybrids appeared first on High Times.

  • 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 […]

  • TERPENES: Capturing Cannabis’ Highest Value Fraction

    TERPENES: Capturing Cannabis’ Highest Value Fraction

    Terpenes give extracts their taste or smell. They are also the highest value components in cannabis, and they represent a significant opportunity for growers and… The post TERPENES: Capturing Cannabis’ Highest Value Fraction appeared first on Marijuana Venture.

  • 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 […]

  • Harvesting Hazards

    Harvesting Hazards

    Whether it’s once a year or once a week, harvesting a new crop of cannabis is among the most exciting and risk-laden tasks for commercial… The post Harvesting Hazards appeared first on Marijuana Venture.

  • Growing for Terpenes

    Growing for Terpenes

    Increasing terpene production can result in a more flavorful, enjoyable smoke. The post Growing for Terpenes appeared first on High Times.