Ben Moffett and Erik Charles of Low Key Grow Solutions, Inc. are new to the cannabis game and have been gathering momentum since last year. Moffett and Charles have generated a business that will complement the cannabis industry in ways that will help businesses to be more efficient for less cost.
We’re going to see tens of thousands of jobs created in this newly legal industry. Those jobs will come with tax-paying employees. The Arcview Group predicts that cannabis will be a $20 billion industry by 2020. That’s only three-and-a-half years from now. - Roger Tilton
“If a laboratory fails a round of PT, the laboratory must investigate the root cause of the laboratory’s performance and establish a corrective action report for each unsatisfactory analytical result.”
In Dr. Seuss’s children’s book “Bartholomew and the Oobleck,” a capricious king, bored with the same old rain and snow, orders his magicians to invent something new. They cook up “Oobleck,” a sticky green goo that falls from the sky and contaminates everything it touches. Perhaps he got the idea after visiting an indoor cannabis grow.
The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) issued the first recall in connection with recreational cannabis last March, after the retail outlet Buds 4 U noticed a failing result in their system. The red flags were set off by a test result regarding an unsafe pesticide level attached to a nine pound batch of their vendors’ products.
General Hydroponics, a Scotts Miracle-Gro subsidiary, and several states filed the first-ever applications to register pesticide use on cannabis with the Environmental Protection Agency earlier this month, according to an EPA spokesperson.
Celebrity product endorsements are nothing new and can be traced back as far as the mid 1700s, when endorsements from Royals was all it took to get a product to fly off the shelves. Three hundred years later, not many royals are left. In lieu of monarchs, celebrities are the new royalty—handing out endorsements for a variety of products. From burgers and cars to ointments and medications, it is not hard to look at pop culture and the ever-increasing media coverage of celebrities and find them sporting a company’s logo or talking up a product on television.
Cannabis cultivators have been stuck in a battle in growing for the last two decades: how to eliminate the heat that is generated in cultivation facilities. Many clients have tried to solve this problem with 20-ton air handler units, 48-inch ducts and polytubes penetrating into their greenhouses and indoor spaces. Unfortunately, this has been the price to be paid for a sealed, controlled-environment agriculture facility.
We should stop throwing away perfectly good cannabis plants simply because the law calls them marijuana but the market has no use for them as a recreational drug. The time has come for our body politic to accept that there is a place in our economy for industrial marijuana.
Cannabiz Business Journalrecently caught up with Bethany Moore, the Communications and Projects Manager at the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA). The NCIA is a national trade group in the United States that represents the “legal, regulated cannabis industry nationwide.”
The Cannaisseur Tour is here to bring together experts and educators in the field of cannabis, wine, concentrates, edibles, and glass-makers to educate the public about safe and responsible use and access of cannabis.
Join us for a celebration of legal marijuana in Anchorage Alaska! You'll find hemp and cannabis products, accessories and tools, grow and harvest equipment and more in our amazing expo hall. Then, take in some great sessions on growing, medicinal benefits, prop 91 and more!
Oregon’s enthusiasm and devotion for Cannabis has spawned an endless amount of business opportunities and with both medical and recreational sales legal, a focused B2B Show was needed. Portland, perfectly located on the West Coast, with it’s own industry infrastructure, brings a cache of people and pulls attendees from northern Californian, Washington, Canada and beyond.
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