This is normally done by people who grow marijuana.
after the harvest, and the short curing process the bud needs to be dried.
There are many ways to do this. hang them in a warm place with tons of humidity for 10-14 days. The downside is they are chances of getting mold, and if its to hot the smell and taste of the bud decreases.
Instead of this there is a simpler way, and more effective.
freeze drying weed preserves its smell, and potency.
place your bud in the freezer in your refrigerator.
Wait for 30 minutes or so.
Then put them in a vacuum sealed bag. Then place them in a dark place for 10 to 20 days depending on how dense the bud is.
once they are opened the buds should be properly dried.
You need expensive sophisticated equipment to freeze-dry anything.
People freeze dry food as space food. It is because frozen food does not spoil.
Yes it does.
Freeze kit Or dry ice
A home freeze dry system will run you around $1000 minimum. You can read up on alternative ways to freeze dry at home at http://www.i4at.org/surv/freeze.htm.
Yes. You can freeze it if it is dry or cooked. This is a very easy food to keep. Make sure to freeze in an airtight container.
No, they do not.
marijuana is basicaly the flower of the cannabis sativa/indica plant. when you dry the flower you get marijuana.
Freeze dry them