BLOG | Q&A with the Dirtiest Woman at Prūf Cultivar

We sit down with Megan Housman, assistant grower at Prūf and a trained scientist with a master's of science in soil biogeochemistry— the study of how non-living things like nutrients interact with living things like roots, bugs, and microorganisms underground—to talk soil and media at Prūf Cultivar.

Megan Housman


Now, as we are able to leave the underground and design facilities with the lessons learned from fifty years of indoor practices, Prūf has leaped at the opportunity to combine the best of all worlds: advanced organic crop production system, the best of rigorous science, and generational farming wisdom. That all starts with dream dirt we mix ourselves within our clean, indoor facility.

Assistant Grower, Megan Housman


From Prūf Cultivar in Oregon, Astral Works is a CBD strain that’s coated with trichomes atop its beautiful green and orange buds. It provides an amazing floral and mango flavor before ushering you into a chill body high...


Prūf’s product labels and in-store information cards go beyond strain names and THC content to include extended terpene and minor cannabinoid details—a point of pride for Prūf’s Director of Production Science Jeremy Plumb. A long-time cannabis activist and researcher whom Willamette Weekly once qualified as “the smartest guy in the room,” Plumb leads Prūf’s R&D projects. He is most passionate about the cultivation environment’s impact on a cultivar’s cannabinoid and terpene profile (aka phytochemistry). “I live to find a correlation between changing environmental conditions and various phytochemical outcomes,” he says...

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Navigating Cannabis

Cannabis is among the most chemically diverse plants on earth. Prūf's careful formulations of Type and Terpenes guides exploration of your ideal strains.

Discover Cannabis


Every cannabis strain possesses a unique ratio of THC to CBD. THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is the psychoactive component of cannabis. CBD (cannabidiol) is a therapeutic compound showing promise at relieving pain and anxiety. A Type 1 plant, with high THC and low CBD, is more intoxicating than a plant than a mixed ratio Type 2, or a Type 3 high CBD/low THC plant.

THC Rich

THC-Rich strains containing low-to-zero amounts of CBD.

Mixed Ratio

Strains with a mixed ratio of THC and CBD.

CBD Rich

CBD-Rich strains containing low-to-zero amounts of THC.


Terpenes are what make up a plant's essential oils, driving richness in flavor and experience. Each Prūf strain contains multiple terpenes and other than Type, terpene profile has the biggest effect on how you experience cannabis in your body.