Hemp & Humboldt: Transitioning to CBD in an Area Known For THC

Hemp & Humboldt: Transitioning to CBD in an Area Known For THC

Hemp & Humboldt: Transitioning to CBD in an Area Known For THC

 
 
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Jared Boudreaux is the owner of Lost Coast Wellness, a hemp-derived wellness company based in northern Humboldt, California. Along with his family, Jared and Lost Coast Wellness aim to promote wellness for people, pets, and the planet. Lost Coast Wellness takes pride in being able to vertically integrate the four stages of biomass, manufacturing, formulations, and distribution. By calculating the bioavailability of all the ingredients within their products and then interweaving CBD into said products, they are able to take formulation to the next level. 

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Community in Cannabis: Collaboration Matters in a Competitive Industry

Community in Cannabis: Collaboration Matters in a Competitive Industry

Community in Cannabis: Collaboration Matters in a Competitive Industry

 
 
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Allyson Sprinkel is the owner of Pepper Lee CBD. In this episode, she walks me through her journey in cannabis and how she has developed her CBD brand with the help of her community. She specializes in making a bath, beauty, and wellness collection with Organic Vermont-grown hemp and craft CBD in Winooski, VT.  By using avocado, grapeseed, or coconut oil, she makes salt scrubs and coffee scrubs with other herbs and infusions. Her techniques are more or less elemental and herbal rather than formulaic or pharmaceutical. She believes that wellness is about what you put into your body. That’s why all of her plant matter is grown in the northeast of Vermont, an unspoiled and untouched part where Hemp grows. 

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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…)

First Responder to Hemp Grower: Helping High Stress Professions w/ CBD

First Responder to Hemp Grower: Helping High Stress Professions w/ CBD

First Responder to Hemp Grower: Helping High Stress Professions w/ CBD

 
 
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Ernie Beck is the Founder and Operator of 4 Reasons Hemp, a hemp farm located in Cecilton, Maryland. 4 Reasons Hemp believes everyone has a reason for what they do in life. 4 Reasons Farm aims to help everyone achieve relief through hemp-derived products, regardless of their line of work. As emergency medical professionals, Ernie and his wife/partner Falon channeled their desire to help others by using their land to grow hemp for CBD products.  (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…)