The Importance of Light for Growing Cannabis
Why Does Light Matter?
Cultivating cannabis at its core is not much different from cultivating other plants in the grand scheme of things. It, like most other plants, needs several things in order to survive, grow, and bloom, whether it is in the wild or in a growhouse. These essentials can be distilled down to water, nutrients, and light!
In this blog, we will be focusing on light and the …
Infused Holiday Cookies
Taylor is back with another truly delicious dessert recipe! For this Infused Sugar Cookies Recipe, you can choose to infuse it with your favorite Seed & Smith strain’s cannabutter, or eat them sans-cannabis. Taylor adapted this recipe from one of Sally’s Baking Addiction recipes. Here’s what you’ll need to make it happen:
- 2 and 1/4 cups (281g) all-purpose flour (spoon & leveled)
- 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
Charitable Giving In 2020
Seed & Smith is much more than an innovative cannabis company rooted in Denver, Colorado. We pride ourselves on world class cultivation practices, from seed to sale. Our products are top of the line, from flower and concentrates, to the Seed & Smith DART. And yet, what we are most proud of is our community.
Seed & Smith was founded in Denver, Colorado in 2014. We built a custom state …
Cannabis Thanksgiving Recipe: The Appetizer
Recipe Name: Cranberry Brie Bites
Chef Credits: Taylor Harned (@lifteddladies)
Looking for an easy-to-make, quick appetizer recipe for Thanksgiving this year? Well, look no further! These Cranberry Brie Bites are simple and unbelievably delicious. With a total cook time of 35 minutes, you’ll be enjoying this sweet recipe in no time. Here’s what you need to get the job done:
- 1 (8-oz.) tube crescent dough
- Cooking spray, for pan
Cannabis Thanksgiving Recipe: The Entree
Recipe Name: Roasted Chili Sumac Salmon with Mushroom Succotash
Chef Credits: Harold Sims (@haroldforhigher)
Denver’s very own Harold Sims, winner of Netflix’s Cooked With Cannabis, has taken this Thanksgiving entree to an entirely new level. Straying away from the traditional turkey dish as the main course, Harold’s focused this meal around anti-inflammatory foods that aren’t too heavy. He’s also paired them with our Golden Lemons & Garlic Road strains
Cannabis Thanksgiving Recipe: The Dessert
Recipe Name: Infused Mini Pies! Cranberry Cheese Cakes, Pumpkin, & Apple infused with Blackjack cannabutter
Chef Credits: Taylor Harned (@lifteddladies)
We hope you saved some room for dessert! These mini pies are not only great for portion control, but ideal for a Thanksgiving where you are trying to reduce contact points around food. And the best part is, all 3 of these recipes are tremendously delicious! Your taste buds won’t …
The Seed & Smith DART 101
So what is this ‘Next Generation of Cannabis Vaping’ that you’ve heard us talk about? It’s the Seed & Smith DART: a revolutionary new way to enjoy your cannabis concentrates–discreet, durable, and 100% cannabis. This cannabis vape won the 2019 Cannabis Cup category for vape pen and cartridge and there’s been no looking back ever since. If you haven’t heard about the DART, don’t worry, we’ll break it down for …
Edibles 101 – All About Edibles
Cannabis has long been a popular supplement for people all over the world, from every walk of life. No matter where you’re from or where you live, cannabis has found its way to nearly every corner of the world.
However, the way in which we consume cannabis can differ from place to place and culture to culture. Of course, the most popular and stereotypical way to consume cannabis is through …
Howdy folks! Welcome to our new monthly column, where we’ll be talking about everything cannabis, from growing plants to smoking doobies. When we were younger, we had a gang of crazy names: doobs, spliffs, swirly tops, hog legs, bambinos, bats. Today, they are simply a pre-roll. Destined to be a forever ritual for the everyday headie and a way to scrape the bottom of the jar (literally) for many dispensaries.…
Live Concentrates 101
Concentrates have taken the cannabis industry by storm in the past few years. Offering a cleaner, smoother, and tastier way to consume cannabis, concentrates have opened the doors to a much wider cannabis audience.
Many consumers find it less harsh on their lungs compared to smoking flower and they can enjoy the terpenes and flavors of cannabis more. Concentrates also offer an increased level of discretion and potency; many flower …
The LGBT+ Community’s Impact on Cannabis
Did you know? 19 of the 25 preliminary presidential candidates for the 2020 election were in support of cannabis legalization and regulation.
Did you know? Out of all 50 states, there are only 8 states where cannabis is still fully illegal.
Did you know? The 2018 Farm Bill legalized the production and cultivation of hemp, allowing the CBD industry to flourish; thus, providing a legitimate medicinal remedy for millions of …
About Cannabis Breeding
Cannabis has been around for thousands of years, documented back in prehistoric societies from Asia, Europe, and Africa. Hemp, a derivative of the cannabis plant, had many uses in the past including making rope, bags, clothing, and other mundane goods. Of course, back then, there were no insane THC percentages or scientific analysis during cultivation. The cannabis we have today is the result of careful breeding, and the progress we’ve …
Seed & Smith on Charlotte Figi and the Medical Benefits of CBD
Early in April, we were deeply saddened to learn about the passing of Charlotte Figi. Charlotte was an incredible young woman who overcame many obstacles in her life. Charlotte directly and indirectly contributed to the development of the cannabis industry and impacted the lives of millions of people, two things Seed & Smith and many others in the industry are forever grateful for.
Charlotte’s Introduction to Cannabis
Charlotte Figi was …
Introduction to Trichomes
You may have heard of trichomes before if you’ve ever taken a cannabis grow tour or have an interest in the cannabis industry. Trichome is Greek for ‘growth of hair’; they are tiny outgrowths on a plant extending from the epidermal layer. For the cannabis plant, these are the tiny hairs you see on the bud of the cannabis plant, oftentimes characterized by a crystalline appearance. The trichomes house many …