CBD vs. THC Cannabis-Infused Drinks

Cannabis or marijuana drinks are beverages that have been infused with cannabinoids, most commonly CBD or THC. Cannabis drinks, like other marijuana edible alternatives, have become more popular as more states legalize marijuana usage. They are also a great alternative to alcoholic beverages, but what’s the difference between those infused with CBD vs. those infused […]

What Jobs Exist in the Cannabis Industry?

When you visit an UpTop dispensary, you’re greeted by a Budtender, a professional salesperson who has expert knowledge of different strains of marijuana, cannabis products, different delivery methods, and even product efficacy.  Budtenders can provide invaluable advice for your medical marijuana purchase. In fact, the retail workers at a marijuana dispensary represent just one of […]

Marijuana Legalization in the United States

The United States has a long history with marijuana, dating as far back as colonial times when the plant was grown to manufacture hemp rope, sails and clothing. In the 70’s and 80’s, public perception of marijuana was largely negative and often associated with hippies and so-called “stoners”. However, in the past 20 years, marijuana […]

Is It Safe and Effective to Use Marijuana as Medicine?

Using marijuana medicinally has been a subject of heated debate for decades. While marijuana has many proven medical benefits, a lot of people do not think it is safe to use medically. Ongoing research suggests otherwise.  Marijuana contains many different compounds that can help relieve a number of symptoms and conditions. Robust scientific studies continue […]

How to Store Marijuana Flower Properly

When purchasing marijuana, the first thing you’re likely thinking about is how to use it, but you may be surprised to know that how you store your cannabis is just as important as how you use it. In other words, leaving your marijuana out on your kitchen counter isn’t the best idea. Marijuana flower doesn’t […]

Cannabis Drinks As a Substitute for Alcohol

With THC becoming legal in more states throughout the country, people are discovering and enjoying more ways to use it, including cannabis drinks–another form of marijuana edible. Cannabis or marijuana drinks are beverages that have been infused with cannabinoids, like CBD or THC. While drinks infused with CBD do not provide a psychoactive or “high” […]

Top Four Marijuana Smoking Accessories You Need to Know If You’re A Beginner

Most of the people who smoke marijuana experience great benefits, but rolling your own marijuana cigarettes can get complicated and sometimes messy. With the right marijuana accessories from UpTop, however, things get easier. If you’re looking to gain the maximum benefits from your marijuana experience, you should consider adding the following accessories. A Marijuana Grinder […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Weed Terminology

When you’re just starting your exploration into the world of marijuana, it can be confusing and intimidating. Don’t sweat it; UpTop is here to help. We’ve compiled a few of the more useful weed terms for you, so that when you visit a legal marijuana dispensary, you’ll sound like an expert. Marijuana’s Many Names First […]

Distillate vs. Live Resin Vapes

Due to the fact that consumers feel like it’s healthier and provides a better high, vaping marijuana products has become increasingly popular. When it comes to vaping marijuana, there are two main types of product to consider–distillate and live resin. Distillate is an extract from the cannabis plant that concentrates a particular cannabinoid, like CBD […]

The Science Behind a Marijuana Vaporizer

In the past, it used to be that in order to consume a marijuana product, one had to smoke it, but with growing popularity and legality throughout the United States, manufacturers are looking to provide new ways to consume their hemp-derived products. While smoking remains popular, consumers are now looking to other means like edibles, […]