5 Viruses to Watch Out for in Your Cannabis Grow

Viruses exist on the edge between life and death. They are acellular, or nonliving, agents that require living organisms as hosts to survive. This is unlike other pathogens, such as bacteria or fungi, which are cellular organisms that can survive independent of another living organism. Viruses are truly a twisted spectacle of nature, for they aren’t even a full cell. … Read More

The Endocannabinoid System: A Bridge Between Body & Mind

What is the endocannabinoid system? The endocannabinoid system (ECS) is a highly complex signaling system in our bodies. The ECS comprises an extensive network of various chemical signals, cellular receptors, and bodily systems. It’s basically the bridge between cannabis molecules, our body, and the various effects produced. The ECS is considered a neuromodulatory system, which means certain neurons use one … Read More

Vertically Integrated Cannabis

What is vertical integration? Vertical integration is an economic term used in business models to describe the systematic affairs of a company. These affairs refer to whether the stages of a company’s supply chain operations are directly owned by that respective company or not. In other words, vertical integration means the entirety of a business’ supply chain is integrated, owned, … Read More

Cryptos & NFTs: the Future of Cannabis & Gaming

Modern Canna Cannabis & Gaming

How do you feel when you see the terms ‘NFT’, ‘cryptocurrency’, and ‘metaverse’? Does a sense of interest and curiosity arise? Or are you overwhelmed with confusion and uncertainty? If you identify as feeling the latter, you might want to consider tossing that apprehension to the curb. These emerging technologies may symbolize the beginning of a new era that is … Read More

Recent Advances in Cannabis Biochemistry & Biotechnology

Modern Canna Cannabis Biochemistry & Biotechnology

The relationship between cannabis and biotechnology has been a tricky one. Given that cannabis has long since been prohibited, and still is in many places, there is a lack of complex biological research on the multifaceted plant and its genome. But times are changing, and advancements in cannabis biotechnology are finally being made.  When talking about cannabis genetics, there are … Read More