Medicinal Cannabis Blog #3

Medicinal Cannabis Blog #3

by Jim Hole

Last week, an entire grow room of cannabis was harvested and, literally, hung-up to dry. Drying is undertaken in a special room that is tightly controlled for humidity and temperature. Cool and slightly humid air is the best environment for proper cannabis drying and curing and it’s a process that can’t be rushed.

Proper drying is critical for two main reasons. The first is to preserve the important ‘phytochemicals’ contained within the leaf and flower tissue. And the second is to provide a poor environment for the growth of mold and bacteria. Both are equally important and tightly managing the drying room environment is critical for top quality medicinal product!