Organa Brands is the First Cannabis Company to Be Named a Top Workplace by the Denver Post

PRESS RELEASE DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Organa Brands, the world’s leading cannabis distributor, has been named a 2018 Top Workplace by The Denver Post. Organa Brands is deeply humbled to be the first cannabis company to have received this honor. “We are extremely proud of the culture we have built at Organa Brands, […]

What Does “Whole Plant” Mean?

You may have come across the term “whole-plant” while shopping for cannabis products. Now, you’re probably wondering what does whole plant mean in relation to other cannabis products? As the name hints, whole plant products consist THC and the other potentially beneficial components in cannabis. Research has suggested there are added […]

Recreational Marijuana Petition In North Dakota Needs 2,500 More Signatures To Reach Ballot

Proponents of legalizing recreational marijuana use are about 2,500 signatures away from requirements for a measure to be placed on the November ballot. The measure needs 13,452 valid, qualified signatures to go to a vote, according to the North Dakota Secretary of State’s office. The petition calls for full legalization […]

Curaleaf Florida Earns SQF Certification

Last week, Curaleaf, a medical cannabis producer and processor in Miami, Florida, announced they have earned the Safe Quality Food (SQF) Level II certification. In the press release, they claim they are the first and only medical cannabis company in the state to achieve that certification. That SQF certification is […]

Cannabis Market Innovations – Opportunities and Obstacles are Shaping the Future

For innovative entrepreneurs, the cannabis industry looks like a massive opportunity, and it can be if you’re willing to go on a bumpy ride. The industry is growing rapidly, and the variety of businesses entering the cannabis market is expanding even faster. From marijuana foods to marijuana tech, cannabis market […]

A More Effective and Efficient Approach to Purer Cannabidiol Production Using Centrifugal Partition Chromatography

Many physicians today treat their patients with cannabidiol (CBD, Figure 1), a cannabinoid found in cannabis. CBD is more efficacious over traditional medications, and unlike delta-9 tetrahydrocannbinol (THC), the main psychoactive compound in cannabis, CBD has no psychoactive effects. Researchers have found CBD to be an effective treatment for conditions […]

Medical Marijuana Patient Number Tops 100,000 in Florida

Florida’s medical-marijuana patient database has hit the 100,000 mark, according to a weekly update issued by the state Department of Health’s Office of Medical Marijuana Use. Marijuana supporters celebrated the number, revealed on April 20, which is also known as “weed day” throughout the nation. As of Friday, 100,576 Florida […]