Light marijuana – everything you need to know
In this article, we will try to discover all the curiosities and information on light marijuana an alternative to marijuana notoriously high in THC. THC is the psychoactive component of cannabis and it is what makes marijuana illegal. The light marijuana has a low THC content and can be sold in countries where it is a legal product.
So, let’s find out what is light marijuana?
Light marijuana a bit of history
In Italy with the entry into force of law 242/16 light marijuana becomes legal as long as it has a THC content of less than 0.2%. The maximum limit is 0.6% THC. Within these percentages the owner of the crop cannot be fined, nor can his crop be destroyed.
Since then, in our country, the shops that sell light marijuana have multiplied more and more. They sell the product in many forms. Often the intake of light marijuana is done through smoke, even if not many know that it would be better to consume it as a decoction to enjoy its properties to the fullest.
How light marijuana is produced?
Light marijuana is obtained from cannabis inflorescences but it must be “weakened” hemp, that is to say carefully produced in order to contain low percentages of THC and, on the contrary, high percentages of CBD (cannabidiol).
Only in this way will it really be light marijuana, that is, legally salable hemp in our country.
Indeed, CBD is an extraordinary substance, with multiple therapeutic and healing effects, and it is also a muscle relaxant. This means that it promotes relaxation and relaxation. In any case, the effects of light marijuana are very subjective and also depend on who takes it and the state of mind in which they take it.
To take light marijuana correctly, it is preferable, as we have said, to prepare a decoction or herbal tea. Because light marijuana best expresses its properties with heat. It is then necessary to add milk, butter or other types of fat to the decoction. Because light marijuana is fat-soluble (it binds to fats).
How to use light marijuana?
Light marijuana, it is important to say, is not a drug. Therefore, it is not necessary to take a doctor’s prescription. It is important to remember not to mix up it with medical cannabis. It does contain CBD, but not in the percentages that make it curative. However, light marijuana has many benefits. It is no coincidence that its cultivation in Italy has grown increasingly exponentially.
Among the countries with high production of cannabis and light marijuana are North and South America, closely followed by Africa and Asia.
Light marijuana has analgesic effects and people with chronic pain use it widely. As it also helps to treat anxiety disorders and often also for those suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
Light marijuana has a very low THC content, for this reason, it has no amazing effects; instead, it is rich in CBD, a cannabinoid with important sedative effects.
What is the average price of light marijuana? Usually, it is around ten dollars per gram. This is New York, a city with high consumption of light marijuana. Elsewhere (Pakistan) the average price is around five dollars. In Italy, the price is 8-15 euros per gram.