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by   |   January 17, 2019

The Cannabis Industry: A World of Opportunity for Women in Tech

“Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave.” ~Cheryl Strayed, Wild

by   |   January 14, 2019

Will There Be Cannabis on Mars?

As space travel and human-manned missions to Mars become a reality, could cannabis make its way to outer space, too?

by   |   January 10, 2019

Biosynthesis: Unlocking the Medical Potential of Cannabis with Science

Biosynthesis is not a new process in science, but its implementation in the cannabis industry is turning heads and beginning to reshape the traditional approach to cannabis production.

by   |   December 18, 2018

Cannabis Irradiation: Canada’s Hot Topic

With the recent implementation of Canada’s legalized cannabis laws, there are stringent regulations to ensure the safe development of a healthy market.

by   |   December 10, 2018

Advances in Cannabinoid Delivery

DehydraTECH™ is the latest technology to shift the cannabinoid pharmaceutical landscape.

by   |   December 04, 2018

Hydrodynamic Cannabis Extraction

The introduction of this groundbreaking new extraction method is set to make waves across the industry and could set a new standard for quality cannabis products.

by   |   November 28, 2018

Cancer and Cannabis – Clinical Trials to Begin

While the debate about cannabis and cancer has been ongoing for the better part of the legalization movement, one Northwestern pharmaceutical company is partnering with the University of Washington in hopes to provide the answer finally.

by   |   November 21, 2018

DNA Mapping for Safe Cannabis Consumption

DNA sequencing helps millions of people every year learn of their ancestry, as well as, identify certain health risks based on their genetic code. But DNA for cannabis? One Canadian company is changing the future of cannabis.

by   |   November 20, 2018

CURE Pharmaceutical Partners with Canopy Growth to Expand Distribution

Partnering with CURE Pharmaceuticals, Canopy Growth has an exclusive license to CUREfilm™, an innovative, multi-layer oral thin film (OTF).

by   |   November 14, 2018

Nanotechnology: High-Tech Cannabis Consumables

Learn how one hemp-derived CBD producer is using nanotechnology to provide accurate and consistent products for consumers.

by   |   November 13, 2018

Pushing Marijuana Technology into Medical Tech Futures

As more and more people turn to marijuana for relief, it’s become clear the legalization of cannabis plant growing and the drug product has opened up a new industry—in fact, the market size of the marijuana business is expected to skyrocket and reach $55.8 billion by 2025.

by   |   October 31, 2018

Getting Your Cannabis Grow Off to a Great Start

There’s nothing a cannabis cultivator enjoys more than harvesting the dense, fragrant buds at the end of a successful grow. However, getting there takes a touch of finesse, as well as an understanding of basic plant biology. Getting the early parts of the growing process right is essential to reaping a dream yield.

by   |   October 15, 2018

Developing a strong culture focused on compliance

Exploring just what compliance means for the industry, and how business leaders can foster a healthy culture within their own companies.

by   |   October 03, 2018

A Glass Reactor Offers Many Advantages to Processing Cannabis Oil

By Streamlining the Pesticide Remediation Process Cannabis Producers Achieve a Superior Product

by   |   September 30, 2018

Alvit Pharma: Progress in Pharma-Grade Cannabis Products

Yona Levy is the CEO of Alvit Pharma, an Israeli-based company specializing in the development of pharma-grade cannabis products. With over 20 years of experience in business management and investment banking, Levy has brought his skills to the cannabis industry, and with the team at Alvit, they aim to lead the world in the standardization, optimization, and delivery of products alternative to smoking medicinal cannabis.

by   |   August 14, 2018

Cultivate Your Cannabis Knowledge: Interview with Shellene Suemori

It's not uncommon these days to see former chemists and molecular biologists move from the pharmaceutical industry into cannabis. It's just a logical next step into a growing sector. But to see a former NASA funded scientist, like for Shellene Suemori, move into cannabis, is an interesting move.

by   |   August 06, 2018

From College Grads to Environmental Heroes

James Eichner and Ron Basak-Smith, like many other grad students at the University of Colorado-Boulder, worked as a team on a class project in Sustainable Venturing and Business Plan Development in the Fall of 2016. While many grad school projects never materialize past graduation, Eichner and Basak-Smith’s vision blossomed into real opportunity – not only for themselves, but an opportunity for the hemp industry, cannabis retail, the American farmer, and the environment.

by   |   July 12, 2018

Cannabis Micropropagation

Want to learn more about cannabis micropropagation?

by   |   July 05, 2018

Engineering in the Cannabis Industry

Regardless of the product, when a new industry emerges, opportunities arise for early adopters to jump into highly rewarding positions in an exciting new field. With industries as promising as cannabis and hemp, many people are finding new ways to incorporate skills and expertise, learned from more mainstream industries, to forge a new path during the early days of the Green Rush.

by   |   June 06, 2018

OSRAM Positioned to be the Leading Horticultural Solutions Provider

Osram, the semiconductor manufacturer, sees horticultural lighting as a big part of their future. Will we see more acquisitions like this soon?