Quality Plans for Lab Services: Managing Risks as a Grower, Processor or Dispensary, Part 2

Editor’s Note: The views expressed in this article are the author’s opinions based on his experience working in the laboratory industry. This is an opinion piece in a series of articles designed to highlight the potential problems that clients may run into with labs.  In the previous article, I discussed […]

Quality Assurance for the Cannabis Industry

Have you paused to consider that quality assurance is a moving target rather than a destination? It is culture within a company that requires constant improvement and change, rather than the work of a select few to reach one defined end goal. Quality, therefore, is not a box that must […]

German Public Health Insurer Takes First Look at Cannabis Coverage

Techniker Krankenkassen (or TK as it is also frequently referred to) is one of Germany’s largest public or so-called “statutory” health insurance companies. It is companies like TK that provide health insurance to 90% of the German population. TK is also on the front lines of the medical cannabis discussion. […]

Quality Plans for Lab Services: Managing Risks as a Grower, Processor or Dispensary

This article is the first in a series that will look into the risks any user of laboratory services (growers, processors or dispensary owners) will face from the quality systems in place in the laboratory. I will discuss specific risk areas in clear and understandable language so as to not […]

The Four Pillars of Cannabis Processing

Cannabis extraction has been used as a broad term for what can best be described as cannabis processing. A well-thought-out cannabis process goes far beyond just extraction, largely overlapping with cultivation on the front-end and product development on the back-end1. With this in mind, four pillars emerge as crucial capabilities […]

Environmental Monitoring and Greenhouse Controls

Cannabis Cultivation Virtual Conference: Part 2 Environmental Monitoring and Greenhouse Controls By Dr. Nadia Sabeh, Founder/President of Dr. Greenhouse Controlling the environmental parameters of the indoor farm is essential to managing the productivity and health of your crop. This presentation will discuss the critical roles that VPD, airflow, CO2, and […]

Cannabis and the Connected Indoor Farm

Cannabis Cultivation Virtual Conference Part 3 Cannabis and the Connected Indoor Farm- Technology Spotlight Sponsored by VividGro By David Friedman, President of VividGro This presentation discusses: SMAA- Sensing, monitoring, alerting & automating Hardware & software integration Protecting & using your data The post Cannabis and the Connected Indoor Farm appeared […]

Exploration and Optimization of Drying and Curing

Cannabis Cultivation Virtual Conference Part 4 Exploration and Optimization of Drying and Curing By Dr. Allison Justice, Vice President of Cultivation at Outco This presentation discusses: Prized French wines are aged for years in oak barrels, as are famous whiskies. Tobacco is air-, fire-, flue- or sun-cured. Cannabis, however, is […]

Every Growroom Has Mold!

Cannabis Cultivation Virtual Conference Part 5 Every Growroom Has Mold! Technology Spotlight Sponsored by CannaAirCare By Ivor Noble, Founder and CEO of CannaAirCare   The all natural preventative against airborne mustiness! The post Every Growroom Has Mold! appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal. Source link

EVIO Labs Expands Ahead of California Testing Deadline

In a few short weeks, the regulations in California’s cannabis market will expand to include more laboratory testing. The previous exemption for selling untested product will be eliminated come July 1st, meaning that every product on dispensary shelves will have to be tested for a number of contaminants. Pesticide testing, […]