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Global Automation in Cannabis & Hemp

Cannabis Tech spoke to Cullen Raichart, CEO of GreenBroz, Inc about hemp and cannabis harvesting equipment, automation, and the rise of global interest.

by   |   September 06, 2019

Vaping Produces Industry Challenges, Opportunities

Although vaping is often heralded as a cleaner and safer way to ingest nicotine or cannabis, the CDC has reported over 193 instances of severe lung disease in 22 states, all linked to the use of vaporizers. Illinois saw the first death related to these cases, and officials are reporting a second death in Oregon.

by   |   September 03, 2019

Cashless Payment Systems Streamline Cannabis Transactions

Cannabis has a cash problem. Cashless payments may offer the solution.

by   |   August 30, 2019

PanXchange State of the Hemp Industry: August 2019

PanXchange provides hemp industry insights, as well as, weather warnings in some regions for August 2019.

by   |   August 29, 2019

Cannabis Colleges on the Climb

As cannabis moves closer toward widespread legalization, more and more colleges are offering programs to prepare graduates for work within the industry. Here we take a look at some of the emerging cannabis degrees and certificates available in the United States.

by   |   August 26, 2019

Editor’s Choice: The Week in Cannabis & Hemp

From Counterculture to Pop Culture -- cannabis technology and science are moving marijuana mainstream and creating a flurry of opportunities.

by   |   August 23, 2019

Gavin Kogan Discusses Entering the Cannabis Industry

This week on A Tech Moment, Gavin Kogan of Grupo Flor spoke with Cannabis Tech’s Kristina Etter. Kogan, Chairman of the Board at Grupo Flor and currently working as VP of Government Affairs, is a fierce advocate for entrepreneurs in cannabis. His opinion, however, does not come without caveats.

by   |   August 20, 2019

Gray Terminology, Lack of Technology Cause Trouble for Hemp Shipments

In one of the strongest conservative states of America, cannabis legislation has moved forward through a misunderstanding of taxonomy. Texas has accidentally made it so that it's more difficult to prosecute the possession of cannabis.

by   |   August 13, 2019

Online Marketing for Cannabis Companies

The cannabis industry is continually evolving and is now considered by many to be at the cusp of mainstream adoption. Over the past few years, there has been an influx of startup companies, seeking to innovate and claim their stake in the budding market.

by   |   August 10, 2019

Editor’s Choice: The Week in Cannabis & Hemp

Progress is slow, but baby steps in the cannabis industry lead to giant leaps in cannabis acceptance.

by   |   August 06, 2019

The Business of Terpenes

From the Entourage Effect to individual applications, terpenes hold promise for expansion into yet another branch of the cannabis market.

by   |   August 05, 2019

The Pharmaceutical Industry Has its Eyes on Cannabis: Is that Good or Bad?

The pharmaceutical industry has long perceived cannabis as a threat. Only recently has the pharmaceutical begun to change its perspective of the infamous herb—from an illicit substance to a potential goldmine.

by   |   July 30, 2019

California’s Social Equity Program Provides Equal Opportunity

California's Social Equity program seeks to right the wrongs caused by the War on Drugs by improving access to cannabis business entrepreneurship. Is the Social Equity program right for your business?

by   |   July 26, 2019

PanXchange State of the Hemp Industry: July 2019

PanXchange publishes hemp market updates for the month of July.

by   |   July 23, 2019

A Change of Heart: Career Transitions from Fossil Fuels to Hemp

While CBD production has certainly bolstered hemp cultivation, the hemp industry also presents a greener career path for those who work in fossil fuels.

by   |   July 18, 2019

How Tech is Driving the Cannabis Industry

Technology continues to bring advanced solutions to a complex industry.

by   |   July 15, 2019

Green Flower Academy for Consistent Cannabis Education

Bringing cannabis from out of the shadows into the light, Max Simon, CEO of Green Flower Academy discusses the need for consistent, quality cannabis education throughout the industry.

by   |   July 10, 2019

STEM Graduates in High Demand for Cannabis Industry Jobs

The cannabis industry is rapidly growing, with more opportunities than ever for new and exciting careers. Discover the most in-demand cannabis industry jobs specifically for STEM graduates.

by   |   July 09, 2019

Gaming Apps Provide Unique Marketing for the Cannabis Industry

While consumer demand and transactions within the online cannabis industry continue to experience exponential growth, there are several challenges cannabis businesses are facing on online platforms. CannabisTech spoke with  Goran Temkov, Director of Chronic Games Limited, the studio behind CryptoChronic about the solutions his team is offering.

by   |   July 03, 2019

CBD Company Embracing Payment Technology

The passage of the 2018 Farm Bill last October was supposed to make it easier, not harder, for hemp-based companies to do business. So why have hemp producers and retailers watched their banking services fall like flies in recent months?