FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT IS THC-A?

THC-A, or tetrahydrocannabinolic acid, is essentially the precursor to THC found in cannabis and hemp. It's simular to how hops are used in beer; once fermented, they create intoxicating properties. Simularly, THCA is non-psychoactive in is raw form but tranforms into Delta-9 THC when heated, leading to psychoactive effects.

DOES THC-A GET YOU HIGH?

Yes, THCA will definitely get you high! When you heat it up, it transforms into psychoactive Delta 9 THC, giving you a buzz similar to the classic stuff. Expect to feel relaxed, creatively inspired, and euphoric. The magic of THCA all comes down to whether it's raw or heated - heated is where the fun begins!

HOW DO YOU USE THC-A FLOWER?

The classic way to use flower is rolling it up in a joint. You can also enjoy it with a glass piece or bong, giving you quick hits and fast effects while savoring the plant's flavors and aromas.

Other ways to use THC-A flower include:

Dry Herb Vaporizers
Cooking or Baking
Saturating to use in Oils and Tinctures

DOES THC-A HAVE OTHER USES AND EFFECTS?

Many people use raw THC-A in creams, tinctures, or oils. This form of THC-A won't get you high, but user reports and some research suggest it might help with pain relief, reducing inflammation, stimulating appetite, and easing nausea.

HOW DO YOU STORE THC-A FLOWER?

For optimal storage of THC-A flower, the best spots are in a drawer, closet, or a trusty stash box. Make sure the environment is cool, dark, dry, and airtight. Humidity, heat, and too much light can mess with the compounds in cannabis, leading to loss of potency or flavor over time. Definitely avoid storing outdoors, such as in a car or garage.

IS THC-A FLOWER LEGAL?

Under the 2018 Farm Bill, THC-A is federally legal as long as products contain no more than 0.3% Delta-9 THC and originate from hemp. However, it's important to note that states have varying restrictions on THC and related cannabinoids, affecting THC-A availability.

Before purchasing cannabis products, check your state's laws on hemp-derived cannabinoids and THC. For compliance lab results of our THC-A products, click here and search for THC-A flower.

WILL THC-A SHOW UP ON A DRUG TEST?

Yes. Modern drug tests screen for all cannabinoids, not just THC, so products containing THC-A are likely to be detected. It's best to avoid using Hi on Nature products until after any upcoming drug tests are completed.

HOW LONG DOES THC-A FLOWER STAY IN YOUR SYSTEM?

Products containing cannabinoids can linger in your system for several weeks or sometimes even longer. The duration depends on factors like weight, age, frequency of cannabinoids use, and the types of products consumed.