Glossary

Extracts

A cannabis extract is any non-solid substance derived from marijuana for the purpose of consumption via dabbing. When we first…

2 months ago

Decriminalization

Decriminalization, in the context of marijuana legislation, is the act of repealing criminal penalties related to marijuana. Cannabis has only…

3 months ago

diamonds

In the context of cannabis extracts, diamonds does not mean the precious gemstone, although the substance is no less prized…

3 months ago

CANNRA

CANNRA is the United States Cannabis Regulators Association. While not an advocacy organization, it is instead a facility group which…

3 months ago

Wake and Bake

"Wake and Bake" is a common term in stoner slang. It means to hit cannabis as soon as you wake…

4 months ago

US Hemp Farm Bills

In the United States, a farm bill is a legislative tool of the federal government to set updates for policy…

4 months ago

Delta 8 THC

Delta 8 THC is a cannabinoid found in cannabis, being one of the four most abundant cannabinoids in the cannabis…

4 months ago

The War on Drugs

The War on Drugs is the official term for United States federal drug prohibition policy, both domestically and abroad. It…

5 months ago

The MORE Act

In the United States, the MORE Act is the "Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act," a proposed piece of legislation…

5 months ago

plug

We explain what a plug is, how it fits into general weed culture, and why you're better off dealing with…

5 months ago

Dry Herb

Dry Herb is the cannabis flower buds themselves. There was a time when this was just about the only way…

12 months ago

BCC

The BCC is the California Bureau of Cannabis Control. It operates in the State of California under the Department of…

12 months ago

The Controlled Substances Act

The Controlled Substances Act (CSA) is a federal statute in the United States which defines the regulation standard for various…

1 year ago

Tolerance Break

THC in cannabis, like many psychoactive substances, tends to have diminishing returns over prolonged, steady use. This is because the…

1 year ago

RSO

RSO stands for "Rick Simpson Oil," the namesake of Canadian medical marijuana activist Rick Simpson. RSO contains lower concentrations of…

1 year ago

hemp

Hemp is a separate strain of cannabis, grown for its industrial uses as opposed to a psychoactive substance. History of…

1 year ago

Cotton Mouth

"Cotton mouth" is longstanding cannabis slang for an extremely dry mouth, such as the kind you only get from a…

1 year ago

Green Wednesday

Green Wednesday is the day before the American holiday of Thanksgiving. Since that day traditionally falls on a Thursday, the…

1 year ago