Marijuana VS Hemp

While the passing of the farm bill opens many doors to hemp farming, many states are left scrambling when it comes down to the details of how hemp and marijuana are regulated. On the federal level, the Non-psychoactive derivative of hemp – CBD has been taken off the controlled substance act, and farmers are now …

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Pesticide Changes in WA

In previous months we’ve been following pesticides very closely in the Washington cannabis market. January brings new public pesticide tests from the Ike’s Ok program, and we have new pesticide regulations from the WALCB. January Pesticide Results from ‘Ike’s OK’ New year, new cannabis industry. Now we are four months into the public pesticide testing …

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Seed Stock and Genetics

Recently we spoke with Seth Crawford, a leader in CBD seed stock about the importance of choosing good seed stock and learned some valuable information I’d like to share with our CBD hemp farmers. With the hemp industry rapidly scaling, this leaves room for improvement for the certification and guarantee of feminized seed.  When choosing …

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New Year, New Weed

The first year of legal cannabis in California has come to a close and here we are in 2019. Coming into the new year the BCC has proposed their new permanent regulations which will be adopted very shortly. All licensees who have followed the rules will soon be converted from temporary licenses to permanent bringing …

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The Great Oregon Auction

On June 7th and 8th, the Oregon Hemp Convention is holding the largest CBD and Hemp Biomass auction in the country.  Supported by an enthusiastic Department of Agriculture looking to the further their state agriculture opportunities, this event is breaking new ground for interstate commerce. Hosted at the Oregon Convention Center, the Oregon Hemp Convention …

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