marijuana

Why Can Using Cannabis Make Your Eyes Red?

Why Can Using Cannabis Make Your Eyes Red?

Why Can Using Cannabis Make Your Eyes Red? A lot of people associate smoking cannabis with overly red eyes, and you may be surprised to learn that the main reason for this effect has little to do with the smoke itself. In fact, red eyes from cannabis use can actually be a strong indicator of […]

Cannabis Stocks

Cannabis Stocks: Is Now The Time To Get Involved?

Cannabis Stocks: Is Now The Time To Get Involved? Wall Street is aglow with the prospect of more and more cannabis companies trading shares on public markets. Investors have longed for the opportunity to put their money to work in companies that produce and sell cannabis and cannabis-related products. However, this has not been possible […]

Landrace Strains

Landrace Strains: Cannabis Strains and Where They Come From

Landrace Strains: Cannabis Strains and Where They Come From It is believed that cannabis originated in Central Asia and during the process of human migration, seeds were spread across the Middle East, Africa, and beyond where they developed distinct differences in their new, isolated homes. Each region where cannabis has grown natively or been uniquely […]

Cannabis Labels

Label Literacy: How to Decipher Canadian Cannabis Labels

Label Literacy: How to Decipher Canadian Cannabis Labels By: Ashley Keenan Health Canada has a fairly strict list of packaging and labeling instructions for cannabis producers. The labels can look a little crowded, however their design is to improve consistency among producers and aid in consumer comprehension. Understanding and complying with government guidelines is a […]

Weedbox

Strainprint Featured in Weedbox on Cannabis and Autism

Strainprint Featured in Weedbox on Cannabis and Autism By: Kait Fowlie  |  September 4, 2019 “If you do find the right dosage and the right product, it can be a game-changer – not only for the person with autism that you’re helping, but the caregivers around them.” Would you think twice about giving your child […]

Grow Opportunity

Strainprint Featured in the Grow Opportunity

Strainprint Featured in the Grow Opportunity – Data Surge: The power of big data for the cannabis enterprise August 27, 2019 | By Jean Ko Din Nothing stands still in the legal cannabis market. This is why companies large and small are investing much of its resources in crunching big data. From studying market trends and consumer […]

Entourage Effect

A Terse Education in the Entourage Effect

A Terse Education in the Entourage Effect The genetic makeup of cannabis sativa makes available to chemotypes, cultivars, and individual plants of this herbal species literally hundreds of different molecules—all of which offer various and significant medicinal efficacy. These include more than 100 cannabinoids, 200 terpenes, and a couple dozen flavonoids. Cannabinoids Cannabinoids are molecules […]

The Haze

Strainprint’s Jessica Moran Featured on The Haze Podcast

Strainprint’s Jessica Moran Featured on The Haze Podcast “In this episode of The Haze Podcast, Peter talks to Jessica Moran, Director of Marketing and Communications at Strainprint Technologies Inc. With 17 years of experience in marketing and public relations, Jessica ran her own consultancy prior to coming on board with Strainprint. Peter and Jessica talk […]

Ocimene

Understanding Terpenes: Ocimene

Understanding Terpenes: Ocimene Ocimene is one of more than 200 terpenes discovered to date in hemp and cannabis. Terpenes are aromatic molecules once thought to convey only aroma (as part of the evolutionary defense mechanisms of herbs and other plants). In recent years, however, much clinical research has revealed the medicinal efficacy of molecules such […]