Craft Cannabis is the New Wave

Craft Cannabis is the New Wave

As the cannabis industry matures, the new wave of the green rush is making its way into dispensaries, greenhouses, warehouses, and retail shops across the country. “Craft cannabis” is analogous to the explosion of craft beers and breweries in cities all over the United States. The concept embodies the development of new and unique flavors, forms, and experiences to appease consumers with a seemingly endless variety of tastes.

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Cultivators Reconsider Discarding Trimmings

Cultivators Reconsider Discarding Trimmings

While trimmings and other marijuana plant byproducts may seem destined for the garbage, it turns out that there may be liquid gold in cultivators’ trimmings. These parts of the plant are removed to aid growth of the plants’ flowers, yet they themselves contain appreciable quantities of the valuable compounds, THC and CBD.

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The Dangers of Butane Hash Oil Extraction

The Dangers of Butane Hash Oil Extraction

Over the past few years, hash oil has experienced a substantial rise in popularity. In California and Colorado dispensaries, cannabis oil extracts and cannabinoid-containing edibles have accounted for steadily gaining portions of retail sales among both medical and recreational users. We report on the risks of using butane as an essential oil extraction solvent.

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Canada Legalizes Cannabis Oils

Canada Legalizes Cannabis Oils

Lisa Rough reports via Leafly that the Supreme Court of Canada has ruled unanimously to expand the definition of medical marijuana to include cannabis oils, tinctures, edibles, and other forms of the plant. Only the dried plant material was previously considered legal in Canada; however, a case brought against a baker in British Columbia spawned changes to the classification of marijuana derivatives.

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Supercritical CO2: the Consumer-Safe Solvent

Supercritical CO2: the Consumer-Safe Solvent

Online news source Medical Jane shares the benefits of supercritical CO2 extraction as a technique for producing high-purity cannabis oils. It’s hard to disagree with them. Carbon dioxide has regularly demonstrated its benefits among testing laboratories, oil manufacturers, medicinal marijuana users, and general consumers. We’re here to make your supercritical dreams a reality.

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Official Northspur Site Goes Live

Official Northspur Site Goes Live

We are proud to announce the launch of the official website for Northspur Extracts. Northspur is committed to providing quality engineered solutions to individuals, institutions, and companies in need of pure plant-based concentrates, including essential oils, herbal extracts, and botanical extracts. We have developed high-efficiency supercritical fluid extraction systems to serve our customers with premium cannabis concentrates unmatched in quality and value. Our technology harnesses the power of supercritical carbon dioxide, a clean, renewable solvent ideal for supporting a rapidly growing cannabis industry in the 21st century.

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