Author Archives: Becca Recker

Everything You Need To Know About Cannabis Tinctures: What They Are, How To Use, Dosage, and More

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What Is A Tincture? Tinctures, which are common in herbal and folk medicine, are one of the oldest forms of concentrated medicine in the world. Ancient Egyptians used to soak herbs in alcohol to extract their valuable compounds and make shelf-stable tinctures, which could be saved for future use. This long shelf life makes tinctures […]

Can Cannabinoid Oil Get You High? Clearing Up the Biggest Misconception about CBD Oil

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CBD vs. THC: An Overview Cannabis has changed a great deal over the decades. From becoming widely popularized  in the 1960s to the gradual state-by-state legalization from 1996-2019, a growing body of scientific data has enabled us to better understand the plant and to harness various traits through breeding. In recent decades the majority of […]

Hemp Oil Versus CBD Oil: What Is The Difference?

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Overview One can hardly walk through the grocery store these days without being bombarded by an array of earthy, trendy hemp products. Hemp has captivated the nation’s attention as we look for more natural and sustainable ways to meet our everyday needs. While it’s true that hemp offers many benefits, it’s essential to understand the […]

What is CBD Oil and Does It Really Work?

Frogsong Farm offers affordable, pure, lab-tested CBD products made from hemp grown on our certified organic farm in Woodburn, Oregon. These handcrafted, full-spectrum CBD products are used around the USA to manage arthritis, chronic pain, epilepsy and more, plus offer athletic recovery support for both everyday and elite athletes.

Hemp: More Than a Natural Resource

(This article was originally written for the Autumn 2019 Issue of Green Living PDX.) Hemp Throughout The Ages It may come as a surprise to many Americans that hemp (Cannabis Sativa) was once a central agricultural crop in this country. This forgotten plant shares millennia of synergy with humans. In fact, hemp was one of […]

Hemp Oil vs. CBD Oil

Spotlight on Hemp The past several years have seen an explosion in public awareness of hemp and CBD (also known as cannabidiol). Much of this awareness and enthusiasm is merited; research continues to emerge highlighting CBD as a promising therapeutic compound for pain, inflammation, anxiety, and more. Meanwhile, hemp has emerged as a game-changing sustainable […]

CBD: Three Letters That Swept the Nation

CBD: Three Letters That Swept the Nation When Frogsong Farm broke ground in 2016, the Coston-Adams family had only an inkling of how popular CBD was about to become. At the time, hemp could only legally be grown in a few states under industrial hemp pilot research programs (a provision made in the 2014 Farm […]

Chocolate CBD Pancakes with Macerated Berries and Hazelnut Honey Butter (Recipe)

From the Frogsong Farm Kitchen Photos by Daisy Warren  June has us inspired by all things strawberry. The farmers market booths are bursting with juicy red berries, and it’s a welcome task each week to decide how to best enjoy them. There’s one strawberry standby that never fails: the addition of chocolate. When it comes to […]

A Chat with Cannabis Educator Emma Chasen

Emma Chasen has a mission to educate people on the science behind Cannabis so that they may take charge of their own healing.  After graduating from Brown University in 2014 with a Biology degree with a focus in Ethnobotany and Medicinal Plant Research, Emma went on to coordinate Clinical Oncology trials with the Brown University […]

May Newsletter

April Showers Brought May Flowers The promise of summer can be seen all over the farm. The fields are prepped and fertilized. The marionberries and blueberries are loaded with blossoms and buzzing bees. The days are stretching into sunny evenings on the back porch. Can you feel it too? Field Notes The 2019 growing season […]