Yes, the shift will reduce CBD and THC percentage due to the regulations seems to be an option many of us have considered and I encourage everyone to add their comments to the USDA, as total THC and the lack of standards in testing will leave this industry major flux.
With the current industry news on total THC percentage being mandatory I’ve seen many farmers consider switching to CBG only crops. The idea is that CBG is compliant and will meet those requirements.
What are your thoughts on this trend and how do you feel it will effect processing and the flower markets?
Looking forward to hearing from you.
I’ve been in talks with the fiber market for a little over a year and see many larger farmers striving to enter this market and have with descent success. As laws change I believe we will see more farmers with large land masses enter this sector.
I’m steadily working to assist with these transitions and have an amazing team of ppl but…[Read more]
Yes! I listed my first CBDa test today and that minor acid isolated is amazing! I’m so happy to see the minors become more mainstream like CBG and CBN along with the acids!!
I know there is serious need for our industry to standardize. I’m excited as a grower, processor and handler to see all of us use these standards to implement changes…[Read more]
I understand the issue well as I have a bunch of farms reaching out to ask for assistance. Have you created a company page on this marketplace? If you would like to create the page you can simply click listings on your page and list your product for a small fee or create a company page and link the two.
I do know there are…[Read more]
I appreciate your insights! Yes, I have seen that many consumers and buyers require 3rd party testing as standard.
Testing is definitely different per lab as each lab seems to have varying criteria for testing. As testing becomes more standard and accepted as a determining factor within our industry how do you see the educational factors of…[Read more]
Yes the market is a very diverse place as I’m sure you are aware of. It sounds like you have some amazing flower and biomass so I’m sorry you’ve not had luck selling thus far. Have you tried an email blast via our amazing marketplace it goes out to the 15k+ members and can really ignite some interest or featuring your listing can…[Read more]
What have you found to be your favorite labs to test your materials, or items? Have you found a quick turnaround this season? What has been your wait times with your labs, and are they longer than last year?
I appreciate your candor and look forward to hearing from you!
The only federally approved CBD product in the U.S. has been OK’d by European authorities for use there.
The European Commission granted marketing authorization to Epidyolex, the trade name in Europe for Epidiolex, GW Pharmaceuticals announced Monday.
In June 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Epidiolex for the treatment of s…[Read more]
A federal judge has thrown out Indiana’s ban on smokable hemp, calling it unconstitutional for states to ban one type of hemp because they can’t easily distinguish it from marijuana.
The judge sided with the Midwest Hemp Council and seven Indiana hemp wholesalers that sued over Indiana’s July law banning smokable hemp products.
The hemp manuf…[Read more]