Author: Michelle Janikian

The History of the High Times Cannabis Cup and its Legacy: Part 1

Last year, The High Times Cannabis Cup celebrated its 30th anniversary. Being the premier event in the cannabis calendar, the Cannabis Cup represents a pilgrimage for enthusiasts looking to sample the best weed the world has to offer. In this two-part series we’ll delve into the long and fascinating history of the Cup, and its lasting legacy. But first we need to introduce a very special place, the country that made it all possible to begin with: the Netherlands. Welcome to Amsterdam For decades the city of Amsterdam has been the mecca of cannabis. And in that time, people...

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Developments in Rosin Tech: Making Pressing Rosin Easier than Ever

We’re always updating our machines to make pressing rosin easier than ever. Check out our latest developments in personal and commercial rosin presses! Rosin Tech has come a long way in just a few short years. From pioneering commercial presses to the introduction of home varieties, we’re always pushing ourselves to create the best possible product. In fact, the development of new and better tools for making rosin is at the heart of our mission. So, let’s take a look at all the newest developments in Rosin Tech that makes pressing rosin easier than ever. Best Personal Rosin Press...

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The History of Rosin

Solventless rosin may not have been around for that long, but it has a surprisingly interesting history. The exploding popularity of rosin has made it the go-to concentrate for the modern dabbing connoisseur, but things have not always been this way. So, where did rosin come from? And who invented it? It may have only been around for a handful of years, but rosin actually owes its existence to advancements in a much older form of concentrate making: hashish. The Evolution of Hash Making For over a thousand years, hashish was the king of cannabis concentrates. Traded across Asia,...

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Why You Should Be Using a Portable Rosin Press

In the early days of rosin extraction, portability was a given since most people were experimenting at home using hair straighteners. But as word caught on, demand shifted to bigger, more powerful models that could handle large quantities of flower for commercial purposes. For those that work in the industry, going bigger can be such an unwavering focus that it’s easy to forget the benefits of going small. But whether you’re a commercial extractor or just press rosin for personal use, a portable rosin press like the Rosin Tech Go is a crucial addition to your set up. Rosin...

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The History of Hashish

From its ancient origins in the foothills of the Himalayas, cannabis today has found a home in almost every corner of the globe. And, while cannabis concentrates are all the rage, Hashish – the OG of concentrates – has a long and interesting history all of its own. The world’s oldest cannabis concentrate has seen empires rise and fall, yet hashish remains as popular today as ever. But where did it come from? Let’s delve into the story of how Hashish took over the world. Origins of Hashish While the historical record of cannabis stretches back millennia and is...

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