Delta 10 vs. Delta 8 – Know Your Numbers

by | Feb 3, 2022 | CBD 101 | 0 comments

Who will be the winner in a contest between Delta 10 vs. Delta 8? Hmm, the answer is a bit subjective but it is more than fun to weigh out the pros and cons. So, we, here at Haygood Farms, are happy to step up and present all the details you need to make a solid decision about Delta 10 vs. Delta 8. 


Which of the two options you choose starts with gaining a deeper understanding a few things like:

  • What Delta 8 and Delta 10 are
  • What to expect from them 
  • How they differ from one another
  • What the legalities in your area are
  • What you are looking for in your hemp-based products


Once you have that higher level knowledge of Delta 8 vs. Delta 10 and what each brings to the table, you can make the determination of which of the two is right for you. (Or, perhaps you’ll opt for both, but nonetheless, let’s get to the good stuff.)

All The Deets Needed To Make A Decision Between Delta 10 vs. Delta 8

Understanding what Delta 10 vs. Delta 8 are…

Delta 8 and 10 both come from the hemp plant. To process both, CBD oil is first extracted from the hemp plant. Then that oil is processed into Delta 8 or Delta 10. Delta 8 and Delta 10 can be found in tinctures, gummies, vape pens and capsule form. While both are found in the hemp plant and derived from the CBD oil of that plant, they have some major differences which mostly comes down to the effect they have on you once taken.

Setting the Expectation for Delta 10 vs. Delta 8…

Both Delta 8 and Delta 10 can create the euphoric or high feelings that are most commonly associated with marijuana. Users report that Delta 10 offers a more energizing “high” than Delta 8 which is reported to be more calming and sedating. Delta 8 is compared by some to the indica strain found in the marijuana plant, while Delta 10 is compared to the sativa strain. The effects of Delta 10 vs. Delta 8 are outlined in generatility through user experiences but each person will have a unique experience that could vary due to a variety of factors.


Getting familiar with the legalities…

While Delta 9 (the most commonly used form of THC referred to as pot or marijuana) is only legal for medicinal and/or recreational use on a state by state basis, Delta 8 and Delta 9 that come from hemp are federally legal in all 50  states. Some states are making moves to regulate Delta 8 and 10 themselves, so it is best to understand and monitor the local laws of the state you reside.


      Choosing the right brand matters… 

      When purchasing your Delta 10 or Delta 8, the source matters. Not all products are created equal, the way your product is harvested and processed makes a difference in both purity and effectiveness. Haygood Farms, based in the picturesque Sequatchie Valley outside of Chattanooga, Tennessee, has made it their mission to produce only high quality hemp and hemp products from dirt to delivery. The Haygood Farms product line that includes Delta 8 along with many other high quality hemp-based products, originates from industrial hemp harvested on the Haygood farm with a rigorous commitment to clean and sustainable farming practices. The team at Haygood is laser focused on the process from the farming to the harvesting to the processing with choosing only reputable partners for sourcing product ingredients, All Haygood Farm products and ingredients come with lab results that show visibility and transparency so customers always know what they are buying. 


      The Haygood Farms Delta 8 product line:

      • Delta 8 Gummies – Available in four fun and tasty flavors, these gummies are a great choice for your Delta 8 needs. The Haygood Farms are vegan, gluten-free and non GMO (and they taste great).

      • Delta 8 Cartridges – The large assortment of Delta 8 cartridges offers something for everyone with the purest ingredients, great flavor and nothing that you don’t want included.

          • Delta 8 Tinctures  – Choose tinctures that can be taken alone or mixed with your favorite beverage, available in two delicious flavors with potency and quality packed in this concentrated form.


          So who wins in the smack down between Delta 10 vs. Delta 8? You may have guessed is up to you, your needs and your goals. The biggest takeaway is to be sure to get your products from a source that cares about quality, sustainability and pure ingredients and then perhaps, there is no wrong answer!

              Know Your State’s Stance

              Delta-8 products can be an excellent alternative for customers in states where greater concentrations of delta-9 THC are illegal. 

              So is delta 8 legal? Yes, depending on your state’s regulations. Contact us at Haygood with more questions—we’re happy to guide you to the most appropriate product for your needs.

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