The Need for Marketing: The Old Hemp Farmer on Why Growers Fail

The Need for Marketing: The Old Hemp Farmer on Why Growers Fail

The Need for Marketing: The Old Hemp Farmer on Why Growers Fail

 
 
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Harold Jarboe, also known as The Old Hemp Farmer, is a fellow podcaster and the Vice President and Marketing Director of Tennessee Homegrown. Mr. Jarboe was raised in rural Southern Indiana where his father’s family had a farm. This is where Mr. Jarboe learned more about agriculture and encountered his first Cannabis plants which were hemp plants growing in the wild. That encounter with hemp led him on a journey studying Cannabis that still continues today. In 2000, Jarboe started researching different agricultural techniques of commercially farming Cannabis in anticipation of eventual legalization. In June of 2014, the cultivation of Hemp was legalized in the state of Tennessee. At this time, Harold decided to switch from growing high THC Cannabis to growing high CBD Cannabis and Hemp. Thus, the “Old Hemp Farmer” name was born. (more…)

Hemp as Big Agriculture: How Cannabis Farming is Shedding its Stigma

Hemp as Big Agriculture: How Cannabis Farming is Shedding its Stigma

Hemp as Big Agriculture: How Cannabis Farming is Shedding its Stigma

 
 
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Chris Patillo and Adam Byrd are the owners of Wichita Falls Texas Hemp Company LLC and see hemp farming trending towards big agriculture. Adam has had a condensed cannabis education over the last 2 years, and Chris has been in the industry for over 5 years now. The two of them have both been advocating for hemp for years. After the passing of the 2018 farm bill, they knew it was time to spring into action and bring the cannabis industry as a new industry to their home town. WFTHC strives to give as much to their community as it has given to them. (more…)

Cannabis Law: The Legal Fallout of CoronaVirus on the Industry

Cannabis Law: The Legal Fallout of CoronaVirus on the Industry

Cannabis Law: The Legal Fallout of CoronaVirus on the Industry

 
 
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Rod Kight is a cannabis business law attorney for Kight on Cannabis. He is the founder and principal of Kight Law Office PC, a law office that represents businesses in the cannabis industry throughout the world. He is also the editor and chief writer of the Kight On Cannabis law blog, as well as the author of “Cannabis Business Law-What You Need to Know”. Lastly, he is a column writer on the advisory board for the American Journal of Endocannabinoid Medicine. Rod joins me to talk about his experience being a cannabis lawyer and the business side of the cannabis industry. (more…)

Cannabis Security & Compliance: How to Protect Your Grow or Dispensary

Cannabis Security & Compliance: How to Protect Your Grow or Dispensary

Cannabis Security & Compliance: How to Protect Your Grow or Dispensary

 
 
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Warren Pulley brings to SILO more than thirty years of experience in business operation, asset protection, process management, brand recognition and business analysis from a number of successful global companies. Today, Warren joins me to talk about his passion for providing cannabis security operations. (more…)

Sustainability, Cannabis and LGBTQ: Ingredients for a Better Future

Sustainability, Cannabis and LGBTQ: Ingredients for a Better Future

Sustainability, Cannabis and LGBTQ: Ingredients for a Better Future

 
 
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Kaleigh Marks is the owner and operator of Lez Get Baked, LLC in Pheonix, Arizona. Lez Get Baked is a female-owned CBD-infused bakery. With a focus on quality, flavor, and sustainability, Lez Get Baked’s products are made with full-spectrum hemp-based CBD. Being a proud lesbian, Kaleigh joins me to talk about how the cannabis and LGBTQ communities intersect. Furthermore, she talks about what we can do to put a greater emphasis on sustainability within the industry. (more…)

Integrating CBD into Functional Medicine: A Key to Homeostasis

Integrating CBD into Functional Medicine: A Key to Homeostasis

Integrating CBD into Functional Medicine: A Key to Homeostasis

 
 
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Heather Green is a Functional Medicine Practitioner and the founder of The Cats Meow CBD. The Cats Meow is a company that carries products that are 100% organic, vegan, non-GMO and gluten-free. As a functional medicine practitioner, she understands the value of CBD and the endocannabinoid system in a world that relies so heavily on over the counter anti-inflammatories and opioids that continue to destroy our bodies. In her opinion, it is oxymoronic to have chemicals or synthetic ingredients in products that are supposed to be aimed at improving your health. (more…)