What is Cannabis Oil
Cannabis oil is an oleoresin produced by the extraction of Cannabis. In other words, it is a cannabis extract containing many compounds called Cannabinoids. There are hundreds of them, but Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are currently known as the major ones. Cannabis oil also contains all plant’s valuable vitamins, minerals, and omega fatty acids. However, each oil’s exact chemical makeup varies due to the cannabis strain used, the extraction method, filtration, and any additional processing.
What is THC?
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the element in cannabis that gets a person high. But, this is just one of the more than 400 compounds that are found in cannabis. THC has shown the potential to help in the treatment of conditions like PTSD, depression, eating disorders, and epilepsy.
What is CBD?
CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a chemical compound from the Cannabid sativa plant, which is also known as marijuana or hemp. It’s a naturally occurring substance that’s used in products like oils and edibles to impart a feeling of relaxation and calm. Unlike THC, which is the major active ingredient in marijuana, CBD is not psychoactive. It is known to help with a slew of health conditions, including back pain, osteoarthritis, and symptoms of anxiety.
What are the Effects?
The sensations from cannabis are extremely broad and completely subjective. A person’s high can depend on a variety of factors; the quantity and type of product consumed, a strain’s genetic properties, its terpene profile, social and environmental circumstances, etc. Some of the most common effects from cannabis use include but are not limited to: euphoria, enhanced mood and creativity, soothing pain relief and powerful sedation.
What is a Grower?
A cannabis grower is a professional who cultivates legal marijuana for sale to businesses such as dispensaries. There are many state-regulated and mandated laws that marijuana growers must adhere to when entering the cannabis industry. A grower is responsible for plant genetics, designing grow systems, maximizing harvests, managing the grow facility, and managing and training the grow team of workers.
What is a Dispensary?