Alcohol extraction

Alcohol extraction, also commonly referred to as ethanol extraction in cannabis extraction, is a method used to obtain valuable compounds from cannabis plants, particularly cannabinoids, and terpenes. This process involves soaking the plant material in high-proof...

Anandamide

Anandamide was the first Indo cannabinoid to be discovered and named in 1992 by Raphael Mechoulam. Anandamide binds to primarily CB1, cannabinoid receptors in the central nervous system, and CB2 in the peripheral nervous system, which the cannabinoid THC acts...

Amino acids

Just like macronutrients, cannabis plants require countless other nutrients to thrive including amino acids. Amino acids play a key role in the synthesis of protein. Proteins help plants to promote generation of energy, stimulate the metabolic process and facilitate...

Anther

The anther is the oval shaped sac on the male cannabis plant, sometimes referred to as the banana, that produces the pollen of flowering plants. About six anthers are typically found surrounding the center of a cannabis flower, and can be in various colors of light...

Aeroponics

Aeroponics is a method of growing cannabis where the roots are suspended in a mesh basket in the air and continuously sprayed with a fine mist of water and nutrient rich solution. Aeroponics is a common method when starting cannabis clones to produce a healthy root...