Cannabis for Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a progressive disease that causes a wide range of unpleasant and debilitating symptoms, from cognitive difficulties to numbness to extreme pain. In healthy subjects nerves are…

Maine Will Begin Recreational Cannabis Sales This Month

Maine will launch its recreational use cannabis programs in early to mid October of this year. COVID-19 pushed the initial start date back from spring of this year. Because of…

Cannabis to see a House vote on the ‘MORE’ Act

Cannabis consumers should pay attention to the United States House of Representatives for what’s left of September. The House Committee on the Judiciary has approved the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and…

See Blue Dream with HG420’s Terpene Profile Visualization

Strain name: “Blue Dream” Varietal Type I, by cannabinoids (THC-dominant) Varietal Terpene Profile Type: Pinene-Myrcene-Caryophyllene (PMC) (1) Grown by Lazy Bee Gardens This 2016 Product Review was the author’s initial discovery…

Kush Strains and the HG420 Pie Chart

In recent attempts to organize data, several Kush strains were meticulously graphed with standardized colors representing each of several terpenes in a cannabis sample. As similarities became apparent, other strains…

Higher Ground Adding Home-Grows

In light of the economic downturn forcing most consumers to make sacrifices, many Medical Marijuana (MMJ) patients are choosing to grow at home. Legalities render home-grown cannabis unavailable to share…

Delightfully Bright Narnia

I had to share this 2017 review from the Seattle Bliss files because the product is THAT GOOD. (So good it got featured on Seattle Bliss without a terpene profile).…

The Hog is deeply fragrant and dankly interesting

“The Hog” – reviewed personally by Jeff Cole (Seattle, WA) Producer: 603296353 Seattle Green Bud Branding: Saints (0.7 gram pre-rolled joints) Total THC: 15.21%; Higher Ground score: 87% (Excellent) After…

Fresher Is Better (most of the time)

Higher Ground used to calculate freshness based solely upon the harvest date as related to the review date, but as freshness is relative, things change. Some Growers have discovered preservation…

The Ideal Cannabis Label

The label is the Producer/Processor’s owned advertising space. Reviewers scrutinize and Consumers recognize! Higher Ground Contributors might even show a copy of it in their review. You want to look…