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How many Cannabinoids are in Hemp? Synthetic cannabinoids?

How many cannabinoids are in hemp

How many Cannabinoids are in Hemp?    Tetrahydrocannabinol, THC, and Cannabidiol, CBD are two of the most common cannabinoids found within cannabis, as they are classical cannabinoids. Hemp is grown however, to eliminate the presence of THC, while promoting over 113 cannabinoids within its complex plant material. At over 113 cannabinoids, the question remains: How […]

Delta 8 THC Florida: Is it Legal

Delta 8 THC Florida: Is it Legal?   The 2018 Farm Bill states that isomers of THC that are derived from the hemp plant, are federally legal. The Farm Bill allows hemp derived cannabinoids such as Delta 8 and 10. Delta 8 is not listed on the controlled substances act, and is currently unscheduled.    […]

What is THCV? A Weight Loss Cannabinoid?

What is THCV

THCV, or Tetrahydrocannabivarin, as it’s called (a mouthful, I know), is a cannabinoid that acts on the same CB1 and CB2 receptors as typical THC products. The endocannabinoid system is incredibly complex, and has a number of effects that are different depending on the cannabinoid that is being consumed. Cannabis products have become increasingly tailored […]

What is CBN? The sleep cannabinoid?

What is cannabinol?

What is CBN? Since the early 2010’s, CBD products have been dominating the hemp plants industry as an answer to pain relief, as well as being an effective sleep aid. Recently, the latest cannabinoid to throw its metaphorical hat into the ring, is Cannabinol, or CBN. Cannabidiol or CBD and CBN are similar in that […]

Indica VS Sativa Vs Hybrid: What’s the Difference?

Indica vs Sativa Vs Hybrid

Indica VS Sativa VS Hybrid: The Real Differences   Indica VS Sativa Vs Hybrid is a relatively new idea within cannabis, cannabis strains have certainly come a long way from “brown versus green”. Now-a-days, within the cannabis industry, in particular, the medical cannabis industry, it is possible to tailor your high to your preferences. This […]

Delta 8 and Acetylcholine: A Brain Boost?

acetylcholine

Hemp plants, and THC products in general, are continuing to amaze both manufacturers and consumers alike. Delta 8 THC specifically has been showing tremendous promise as a federally legal alternative to Delta-9 THC, with less side effects. Delta 8 has also shown a propensity to regulate acetylcholine levels within the brain.   Hemp Products such […]

The Entourage Effect

What is the entourage effect?

What is the Entourage Effect? The Entourage Effect is a perfectly normal, and even desirable effect. Many cannabis and hemp enthusiasts look to achieve with cannabis products, to enjoy their fullest therapeutic benefits. The Entourage Effect is defined as a proposed mechanism by which cannabis compounds other than THC, work together to modulate the overall […]

Famous Cannabis Users and Enthusiasts

Cannabis users

The cannabis plant has been used for generations, by all sorts of people. Marijuana has been used in religious ceremonies, historical evidence that smoking pot has been going on for thousands of years. 

The era of cannabis prohibition that we are currently living under in the United States is a recent one, as cannabis has not even been illegal in the country for a hundred years, being officially outlawed in 1937. 

Back then the Federal Government was pushing propaganda that if someone smoked marijuana, or offered someone the opportunity to smoke weed, they were offering a drug that creates “murder, insanity, and death”.

Why are Third Party Lab Reports Important?

third party lab reports

Third party lab reports are becoming increasingly important within the Delta 8, and hemp industry in order to ensure product efficacy, and potency. Ensuring that products are tested is an important part of being an educated consumer, as well as maintaining safety while consuming federally legal hemp products.

 

Lab reports provide the cannabis industry, and hemp industry with results on their potency, as well as providing a rich cannabinoid profile in many cases. Delta 8 THC products within the industry have been the subject of great controversy and scrutiny.

3 Health Benefits of CBD Hemp Flowers

Hemp Field

3 Health Benefits of CBD Hemp Flowers In a world where prescription medications and heavy-duty supplements overwhelm us with their complicated ingredients and questionable side effects, natural alternatives like CBD flowers are more attractive than ever. With all the new hype around CBD, the question is, what are the health benefits of CBD Hemp Flowers? […]

US Postal Service delays ban on mailing vapes

USPS Pact Act Delayed

The United States Postal Service (USPS) is delaying the Pact Act ban that was supposed to take effect in the US on Monday 4/26. The ban was aimed towards all companies selling vapes and those selling hemp-derived products. With the ban not going into effect on Monday, some US companies that sell vape-related products have resumed business and have placed their products back onto the online stores. According to Hemp Industry Daily, USPS isn’t yet ready to implement the final rule. The USPS said people should be prepared at any time for implementation upon publication of the new regulations. The postal service is reminding businesses to be ready for new prohibitions on mailing their products.