What Is THCV (Tetrahydrocannabivarin) And What Does It Do?

The post What Is THCV (Tetrahydrocannabivarin) And What Does It Do? appeared first on High Times. Tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV) is a psychoactive cannabinoid that acts differently from THC. As of now, consumers only encounter tetrahydrocannabivarin in small amounts. You can find decent levels of tetrahydrocannabivarin in the popular African landrace strain: […]

Meet the First Cannabusiness to Be Accepted into Johnson & Johnson’s Innovation Lab

Photo by Javier Hasse.  This article was originally published on Benzinga, and adapted exclusively for HIGH TIMES. As a cannabis company, Avicanna did not know what the outcome would be when applying to be part of JLABS @ Toronto. Yet, they were decided to make it, CEO Aras Azadian and LATAM […]

Clear vs. Pure: How Fallacies and Ignorance of Extraction Misrepresent the Cannabis Flower

Demand for cannabis extracts, in particular vaping products, is at an all-time high. People want good oil, and they want to know something about the quality of it. It is therefore time to take a step back and consider the process from plant to cartridge. What is the current industry […]

Judging a Craft Cannabis Competition

Willamette Week, a Portland-based publication, is hosting the 2017 Cultivation Classic with Farma, Cascadia Labs, Phylos Bioscience and the Resource Innovation Institute on May 12th. The event is a benefit for the Ethical Cannabis Alliance, an organization that promotes sustainability, labor standards and education surrounding the integrity and ethics of […]