True Terpenes Outside Lands 2018 Grass Lands recap

True Terpenes presents a look back at the first year of the Outside Lands interactive cannabis experience Grass Lands and introducing the world to terpenes. Our team joined the top cannabis brands in California to represent the growing industry to the public. Everything from delivery services to cultivators were on hand to talk to the…

Content Creator: Ben Cassiday of True Terpenes

Ben Cassiday may be best known as the co-founder of True Terpenes, however, he has deep roots in expanding access to alternative therapies. Cassiday’s first foray into the field of plant medicine began with his work to help patients with cancer, epilepsy and other intractable illnesses gain access to medical cannabis licenses in the state…

US Navy patents terpenes as aviation fuel blends

The identity of one of the largest researchers into terpene technology may come as a surprise to most in the world – the United States Navy. When most people discover or utilize terpenes in recent years the focus has tended to be on their medical uses for things like pain treatments (myrcene) or reducing anxiety…

Have Trouble Focusing? Try These 5 Terpene Isolates!

In this day and age, we’re constantly distracted. There’s always a ping, ding, or ring that alerts our attention to a notification we need to check right now. It’s inevitable that we eventually have a hard time keeping up with it all and maintaining focus on one priority at a time. When this happens, some…

The Pine Collins by Livvie Smalls

Liv Vasquez for True Terpenes @livviesmalls Featured Terpene – Alpha Pinene This craft mock-tail is layered with flavors that take you from bitter, herbaceous and sweet, much like a Gin and Tonic, without the alcohol, making it a fizzy and complex mocktail. *Recipe Makes oz of simple syrup to have on your bar for future…

Content Creator: Erik Peterson of Extracts Academy

Football and cannabis may not seem like foundations for success in business, but the twin passions have led Erik Peterson to top of the extraction science industry. Peterson spent his childhood playing football and looking up to his older brothers, as many Americans do. However, unlike many Americans Peterson was able to parlay his athletic…

Want To Feel Energized? Try These 5 Terpene Isolates!

Do you feel tired all the time? Are you looking for that little extra boost to make it through the day? It can be tough to rely on expensive energy drinks or immense amounts of caffeine to get past that afternoon slump at work. Terpenes are a great alternative to those stimulants, offering a clean,…

Content Creator: Liv Vasquez of LivvieSmalls Events

If you’re looking to take your cannabis edibles game to the fine dining level, you may be ready to call Liv Vasquez. Vasquez is the founder of LivvieSmalls Events, a cannabis event planning service based in Portland, Oregon. While based in Portland, Vasquez travels for the majority of her events and hosts pop ups for…

5 Terpenes For Better Relaxation

According to the ADAA, anxiety disorders are one of the most common in America, affecting nearly 40 million. For some, a single dose of a soothing terpene is all they need to quell their worry or panic. For others, it may take a few rounds to eventually calm them down. The point is each individual…

Limonene Chimichurri

Limonene Chimichurri Ingredients: Fresh curly leaf parsley 2 oz (1 bunch, small stems are okay to include) Fresh oregano 1 oz (1 bunch, leaves only) Raw garlic 3-4 cloves Red wine vinegar ¾ cup EVOO 1 ¼ cup Limonene 15 drops Kosher salt 1 tsp, adjust as needed Black pepper ½ tsp, adjust as needed…

5 Terpene Isolates For Better Peace

If you can’t unwind, then you know what it’s like to feel miserable all the time. Whether you have trouble falling into peace, staying down, or getting enough recharging, a lack of a a healthy night can wreak havoc on your life. In this post, we share five terpene isolates we believe help customers find…

True Terpenes expands retail locations

True Terpenes is excited to announce we are expanding our brick and mortar presence across the United States through retail and distribution partnerships. Over the years, we have become known for our award winning botanical terpene blends along with best-in-class quality, compliance and customer service. It is in the spirit of customer service that we…

Content Creator: Chef Brandon Allen of the Trichome Institute

Chef Brandon Allen is exploring terpenes at the intersection of food and cannabis. Allen has a childhood passion for cooking that exploded after he read “Kitchen Confidential” by Anthony Bourdain. Inspired by Bourdain’s exploration for new tastes he began his own journey that included culinary school and competitive cooking with the Olympic Culinary Team. Running…

Here’s How Terpenes Affect You

It’s no surprise that when people hear about terpenes, they take a step back and ask questions like: What are terpenes? Why are terpenes important? How do terpenes affect the body? Similar to most anything new in our lives, we want to know more before we engage, consume, or enjoy. As science, technology, and knowledge…

6 Popular Terpenes Explained: Part Three

You’ve learned about Myrcene, Limonene, and Linalool thus far. You’ve also learned what terpenes are, how they work, and some medical benefits to their use. In this post, we will share the final three most popular terpenes you need to know about. Furthermore, the more you know about any given terpene, the better you can…

Content Creator: Daniel Luebke of HeyLo Cannabis

Daniel Luebke is trying to bring terpenes to life. Luebke is the Director of Marketing for HeyLo Cannabis a Seattle-based cannabis processing business that is attempting to bridge the gap between consumer and company with knowledge. The cannabis plant creates a complex variety of effects and due to this many causal users have had less…

Terpenes as Pesticides

The terpenes from cannabis may end up being a key to environmentally friendly pest management. A group of Italian researchers published a paper on the utilization of the essential oil from hemp as a pesticide. The scientists steam-distilled the hemp to create an essential oil. That oil was tested on mosquitoes, aphids, common house flies…

6 Popular Terpenes Explained: Part Two

Welcome back to the True Terpenes blog! We’re continuing a blog series on terpenes, what they are, how they work, some medical benefits, and the six most popular you need to know. In part one we discussed the what and how of terpenes, and in this post, we will share the first three most popular…

True Terpenes joins Outside Lands

True Terpenes is helping bring the smell and taste of cannabis to Outside Lands this year. Outside Lands Music and Art Festival recently announced the addition of the Grass Lands, an interactive space dedicated to educating concertgoers about cannabis products and their many uses to their 11th annual festival which runs August 10-12 at Golden…

6 Popular Terpenes Explained: Part One

What’s all the hype about terpenes? You may have noticed that when you take a whiff of any cannabis strain on the market it, they smell different. The same goes for non-cannabis terpene extract sources like pine trees, berries, or oranges. What does the aroma of a bud or a tree have to do with…

7 Terpene Strains To Use For Workouts: Part Two

Welcome back to the True Terpenes blog. In this series, we’re discussing the seven best terpene strain profiles to consider for exercising. In part one, we discussed Super Lemon Haze, Blue Dream, and Banana Kush. In this post, we’ll share four more profiles you have to try. We understand how tough it can be to…