Author: <span class="vcard">Steven Thompson</span>

The Most Asked & Interesting Questions About Cannabis – Answered!

The Most Asked & Interesting Questions About Cannabis – Answered!

The internet is a treasure trove of information, but just like treasure, you have to dig to find the good stuff. So that’s exactly what I did. I combed through all the blog posts, history essays, ramblings, and personal anecdotes to bring you succinct answers to some of the most […]

Share this article:

The Most Important Things I’ve Learned Working at a Cannabis Startup

The Most Important Things I’ve Learned Working at a Cannabis Startup

I am a 20 year old university student and I started working as an intern at Grobo in May. For those who aren’t familiar with Grobo, it is a ‘plug and play’ hydroponic grow box that enables people to grow edible plants and cannabis with their smartphone! Prior to working at Grobo, my knowledge of […]

Share this article:

25 Cannabis Terms You NEED To Know

25 Cannabis Terms You NEED To Know

So you’ve decided that it’s time to start growing your own cannabis. Or maybe you’re off to a dinner party and need to brush up on your weed terminology. Perhaps you’re unsure of the difference between sativa and indica, or have trichomes mixed up with cannabinoids. Whatever the reason, we […]

Share this article:

Why pH Really Matters When Growing Cannabis

Why pH Really Matters When Growing Cannabis

One of the most overlooked, but important, aspects of growing healthy plants is pH. The pH level of your nutrient solution has major implications on your plants’ health, and whether you’re growing cannabis or basil it’s essential that your nutrient solution falls within the optimal pH range for your plant. […]

Share this article:

How Cannabis Affects Your Brain and Body

How Cannabis Affects Your Brain and Body

There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to the neurological and physiological effects of cannabis. Heightened senses, mild euphoria, altered perception, and changes in motor coordination may be cannabis’ most noticeable characteristics, but in reality, cannabis use triggers many small-scale changes in both the brain and the body. […]

Share this article:

The Differences Between Hemp and Cannabis

The Differences Between Hemp and Cannabis

While hemp and cannabis are both derived from the same species (Cannabis sativa), there are major differences in the characteristics of the respective plant strains that produce industrial hemp on the one hand, and cannabis products on the other. Most people understand these differences in terms like “cannabis is a drug […]

Share this article:

The Journey: How a Tomato Gets from the Farm to the Supermarket

The Journey: How a Tomato Gets from the Farm to the Supermarket

If you’ve ever tried a truly fresh tomato, then you know it is bursting with flavour and succulent with juices. By comparison, the tomatoes you get in the supermarket taste and feel like cardboard. There are many factors to blame for the bland taste of supermarket tomatoes, such as the genetic […]

Share this article:

The Top 5 Herbs to Grow in a Grow Box

The Top 5 Herbs to Grow in a Grow Box

Over the past year, I’ve become very taken with adding spices and herbs into my cooking. There’s nothing quite like the scent of mint, or the unique taste of oregano. A pinch of fresh herbs can easily transform plain, everyday food to culinary magnificence! Unfortunately, I’ve had to settle with […]

Share this article: