How Mainstream Universities are Starting to Embrace Cannabis Education

How Mainstream Universities are Starting to Embrace Cannabis Education

DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
How Mainstream Universities are Starting to Embrace Cannabis Education
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Rob Mejia is an Adjunct Professor at Stockton University, Writer for NJ Cannabis Insider, and President of Our Community Harvest. Based in Northern New Jersey, Rob teaches various cannabis related-topics such as medical cannabis, cannabis internship preparations, and social justice and cannabis classes. On the other hand, his company helps provide cannabis education for the general populace, business owners, and government officials. Today, Rob talks to us about his insights into the growing cannabis industry, his undying commitment to his students, and his perspective on what lies ahead for the cannabis industry as a whole.

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How the Decriminalization of Cannabis is Changing the East Coast Market

How the Decriminalization of Cannabis is Changing the East Coast Market

DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
How the Decriminalization of Cannabis is Changing the East Coast Market
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James Coscina is the CEO of New Hope CBD. Based in Kerrville, Connecticut, New Hope CBD is one of the first processors and manufacturers of hemp in Connecticut. Before moving to the East Coast, they were a minor partner with a recreational marijuana facility in Maine. Due to new regulations with cannabis on the East Coast, they went on board and never looked back ever since. Today, James talks to our host about how the recreational legalization of cannabis shook the East Coast industry, the pricing mechanisms of cannabis products, and what the future of the cannabis market looks like in Connecticut.

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COVID’s Impact on Live Hemp Events and Tradeshows

COVID’s Impact on Live Hemp Events and Tradeshows

DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
COVID's Impact on Live Hemp Events and Tradeshows
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Morris Beegle is the president of We Are For Better Alternatives (WAFBA). He is also a producer of NoCo Hemp Expo and a publisher of Let’s Talk Hemp Media. He is based in Fort Collins, Colorado. Medical Cannabis has been legalized since the early 2000s. In 2012, Colorado became the first state to regulate marijuana for adult use. Due to this regulation, Colorado was able to build an industry for hemp. In today’s episode, Morris talks to Maynard about how Covid has impacted live hemp events and trade shows, making guitars out of hemp, and the legal cannabis market in Colorado.

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Ancillary Cannabis Businesses: How To Be in the Industry Without Being Plant-Touching

Ancillary Cannabis Businesses: How To Be in the Industry Without Being Plant-Touching

DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
Ancillary Cannabis Businesses: How To Be in the Industry Without Being Plant-Touching
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Darell Bester is the Chairman of the Illinois Black Chamber Of Commerce Cannabis Committee. He is also the Founder and CEO of Buddy Luv, a cannabis/CBD lifestyle company. In this episode, Darell talks about the history of Buddy Luv, operating within various ancillary business models, and helping people affected by the war on drugs in the city of Chicago.

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Cannabis and Yoga: Building a Brand through Purpose and Lifestyle

Cannabis and Yoga: Building a Brand through Purpose and Lifestyle

DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
Cannabis and Yoga: Building a Brand through Purpose and Lifestyle
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Jay Larkins is the CEO and Founder of DriFlower. He created the DriFlower HangHarvesting™ System, the first and only complete solution specifically designed to organize and streamline the harvest of cannabis and hemp. Jay and the DriFlower team have learned a lot throughout the years, out in the field and in drying spaces all along the west coast.  With Jay’s unwavering dedication and vision, DriFlower always had confidence in its success. Their commitment to research and improvement empowered them to bring forth an efficient and reliable system. In this episode, Jay shares how he overcame rock bottom and transformed his life through what he knows best –Cannabis and Yoga.

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The Evolution of Renewable Technology in The Cannabis Industry

The Evolution of Renewable Technology in The Cannabis Industry

DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
DANK Discussions - Deep Diving into the Legal Cannabis, Hemp, CBD Industry
The Evolution of Renewable Technology in The Cannabis Industry
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Brian Duncan is the founder of Field Laboratory Seven.  Their major research focuses on agricultural and renewable technology, with a great focus on the continued expansion and evolution of the Hemp and Cannabis markets. Most of Brian’s background has been in software development, making lab instruments, systems for pharmaceutical companies and manufacturing facilities. In this episode, Brian talks about the “Legal For Trade” scales, product formulation development, and CBD products for dogs.

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