Let’s Talk About The CBD Stigma

If you’re unfamiliar with CBD, the idea of it can be scary. There’s a lot of stigma around cannabis, and the topic seems quite taboo.  Here’s what we wish you knew about cannabis.  Cannabis is a plant divided into two categories: marijuana and hemp.  Marijuana  Marijuana is what people usually think about when the topic […]

What’s the Difference Between CBD and THC?

CBD and THC are two abbreviations commonly discussed when talking about marijuana or cannabis, but what’s the real difference between them? And is it really as big a difference as people make it out to be?  TL;DR: Yes, the difference matters.  What is THC?  THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is a cannabinoid acid found in the cannabis […]

Is CBD Safe?

Let’s start with the TL;DR:  CBD is safe. But not all products labeled CBD actually have CBD in them. CBD isn’t regulated at all, which means any company can put any amount of synthetic material into their product, call it CBD, and sell it.  Is that ethical? No.  Legal? Probably not.  Safe? Not a chance.  […]

What Is CBD?

CBD is everywhere.  It’s in your coffee, it’s in peanut butter, and it’s in gummies. If you’ve spent any time at all on our website, you know we’re big fans of CBD too.  So what is CBD, and why can’t people stop talking about it?  What is CBD? CBD, or cannabidiol, is one of several […]

Is Hemp the Miracle Cure to Plastic Pollution?

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Hemp plastic seems to be all the rage… So we set out to discover if hemp really was all it’s cracked up to be.  In favor of hemp plastic Hemp contains 65-70% cellulose, which is used to make biodegradable plastics. In comparison, wood is around 40% cellulose, flax is 65-75%, and cotton can be up […]

3 Things To Know Before Buying CBD Online

You can buy almost anything online. And CBD is no different. At Holden Farms we pride ourselves in selling only the very best CBD on the market. Whether you buy from us or from another reliable seller, here are three things to know before you buy CBD online. Make sure it contains .3% or less […]

Will CBD Make You High?

Can you get high from CBD oil? CBD and THC are the two most commonly known cannabinoids. While there are several others, we’ll typically talk about these two on our blog. These are the two cannabinoids that you’ll hear most about in the news. Before we dive into this, let’s talk about your brain. Our […]

A New Testament For Medical Marijuana

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  Israel leads the way in cannabis research A country that is steeped in history is leading the way in cannabis research.  Maybe it’s not that surprising since hemp and cannabis have a 10,000-year history as a crop that was grown the world over for both industrial and medicinal purposes up until about 81 years […]

4 Ways CBD Salve Changed My Family’s Life

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Marijuana is part of the Holden brothers’ lives I will be honest, my brothers and I have been believers and users of marijuana for a long time. We love weed, have had some of our best times stoned. Going to a movie? Get stoned first. Long road trip? Somebody better be packing. Awkward family dinner? […]

To Forgive is Divine – Marijuana Possession Forgiven in Legal States

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The legalization of marijuana possession has brought an interesting side of past convictions to the forefront of discussion. Various states across the country are looking to address the way past convictions are handled and prosecuted. Marijuana Possession Expunged According to this Huffington Post Article, Colorado, Maryland, and New Hampshire have made it easier for people […]