Category: How-To

Choosing the Best Strains to Process for Solventless Extraction

When it comes to choosing the best strains to process for solventless extraction, there’s a lot to consider. Both the strain and the outright quality of your bud will greatly impact your end results, so knowing the key indicators of cannabis quality and which strains work best will pay dividends down the line. In this guide we’ll show you what to look for when selecting the best cannabis for rosin pressing. Trichomes Solventless extraction is all about separating trichomes from the plant materials. That makes it important to select strains with the highest trichome count possible as the more...

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When to Harvest Cannabis Plants According to Trichome Color

Harvesting cannabis plants at the right time is a critical skill, and there’s far more to it than simply waiting a predetermined amount of time. Top cultivators pay close attention to the condition and color of their plant’s trichomes in order to decide the best moment to harvest, and here we’ll take a look at everything you need to know about trichome color and harvesting. Trichome Color Harvest As cannabis plants enter the flowering stage of their life cycle, their trichomes begin to develop and eventually cover much of the plant’s surface. During this time trichomes go through three...

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Rosin Bag: The Art of Filtering

Filtering is a critical aspect of quality solventless rosin making. Correct filtering practices can vastly improve the purity of your end results, and getting to grips with this tricky art is a must for those looking to up their rosin game. What Is a Rosin Filter Bag? Rosin filter bags are an accessory that you can use to further purify your solventless rosin. They are typically nylon or polyester meshes that filter out impurities and plant materials as you press, and they can greatly improve the overall quality of your rosin when used correctly. Benefits of a Rosin Filter...

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Rosin Making Essentials: How to Use a Pre-Press Mold

While pressing flower is the easiest way to make solventless rosin, there are a number of subtleties to the process that can really improve your press. An often overlooked step involves pre-pressing your cannabis flower, but what is pre-pressing? And how do you do it? Let’s take a look at how to use a pre-press mold. What Is Pre-Pressing? Pre-pressing is a technique that helps to prepare your cannabis flower for pressing into rosin. It involves lightly squashing buds into an even shaped block which helps to improve your rosin output. Consistently distributing flower in this way allows heat...

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Easy Infused Edibles With The Magical Butter Machine

If you love homemade edibles you’re going to love having the Magical Butter Machine in your kitchen. This wonderful appliance makes creating your own cannabis infused edibles a breeze, and allows you to produce everything from classic brownies and cookies, to salad dressings, topical creams and much more. Let’s take a look at easily infused everything with the magical butter machine. The Magical Butter Machine With the Magical Butter Machine you can infuse cannabis into almost anything. The easy to use two button system makes operation simple, and its high quality stainless steel construction means the magical butter machine...

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