Inspecting the trichome development of your buds is an important part of the grow process, and to do so you'll need one of the many magnification tools such as a:
Drying & Curing Cannabis
Drying cannabis can be as simple as hanging the stems on a clothes hanger or string, although certain tools such as a:
Are cheap and easy ways to simplify the process. As for storage and curing, nothing beats the traditional method of:
And for additional piece of mind you can either tape a small:
To the jars to monitor the curing and storage process or for a pain free cure just add a:
To each jar and it'll automate the cure process.