There are many facets to creating award winning cannabis concentrates. This article explores the basics of material preservation and its effect on producing high quality extracts. The Basics of Terpenes & Material Preservation The cannabis plant’s smells and flavors are created by naturally occurring terpenes.
Cannabidiol (CBD) is a naturally occurring chemical compound found in cannabis. In studying the plant, researchers identified more than 100 such phytochemical compounds that are collectively called cannabinoids, and CBD and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are the most prominent in terms of typical volume. CBD
Shatter, wax and other concentrates represent one of the fastest-growing product lines in the cannabis market, but few people understand how high-end extractions actually take place. In the second installment of Modern Grower, series host Felix Fang (Sex + Munchies) crisscrosses the country to
BHO commonly refers to "butane hash oil", a cannabis or hemp extract made with hydrocarbon solvents such as butane, propane or a mix of both. The solvents strip the plant of its essential oils, including THC, CBD, terpenes, vitamins, antioxidants and other good things, creating
By Nick Tennant (as featured in Marijuana Venture Magazine, October 15, 2015) When industries thrive, business gets regulated. Depending on where you operate or plan to operate your extraction business, regulation is either here or it’s on the way. Until recently, the light hydrocarbon extraction industry has