• ASTM Develops Two New Cannabis Standards
    by Aaron Biros on February 8, 2023 at 5:51 pm

    ASTM subcommittee on cannabis, D37, announced the development of two new proposed standards, one on employee safety with respect to air quality and another focused on providing an intoxication measurement similar to ABV for alcoholic beverages. The post ASTM Develops Two New Cannabis Standards appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • From Seed to Storefront: Why Cannabis Retailers Should Know How to Cultivate
    by Aaron Biros on February 7, 2023 at 6:01 pm

    Becoming involved in the cultivation process of cannabis allows you to gain perspective that can be beneficial for your brand. The possibilities of cannabis are endless and understanding the cultivation process can be incredibly advantageous to brands who want to become involved every step of the way and build a trustworthy brand from seed to storefront. The post From Seed to Storefront: Why Cannabis Retailers Should Know How to Cultivate appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • FDA Punts on CBD Rules
    by Aaron Biros on February 2, 2023 at 4:17 pm

    Four years after the Farm Bill was signed into law, the FDA announced they want Congress to develop a new regulatory framework, citing their existing regulatory pathways as inappropriate for the plant and its products. The post FDA Punts on CBD Rules appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • Anticipating the Ebbs and Flows of Seasonal Retail Cannabis Sales
    by Aaron Biros on January 31, 2023 at 9:33 pm

    In places with off-seasons, having ups and downs is to be expected, but just like any industry, knowing what to expect and what to do can make these challenges seem like less of a hassle. The post Anticipating the Ebbs and Flows of Seasonal Retail Cannabis Sales appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • 3 Benefits of Conducting Genetic Tests on Your Plants
    by Aaron Biros on January 30, 2023 at 7:42 pm

    Many growers may wonder why it’s important to get their plants genetically tested, but the truth is that genetic testing can make growing a lot easier. Genetic analysis in plants can give a wide range of results that can help scientists solve everyday problems in plant cultivation, such as detecting diseases and identifying important traits in plant species. The post 3 Benefits of Conducting Genetic Tests on Your Plants appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • From Seed to Storefront: Why Cannabis Retailers Should Know How to Cultivate
    by Aaron Biros on February 7, 2023 at 6:01 pm

    Becoming involved in the cultivation process of cannabis allows you to gain perspective that can be beneficial for your brand. The possibilities of cannabis are endless and understanding the cultivation process can be incredibly advantageous to brands who want to become involved every step of the way and build a trustworthy brand from seed to storefront. The post From Seed to Storefront: Why Cannabis Retailers Should Know How to Cultivate appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • FDA Punts on CBD Rules
    by Aaron Biros on February 2, 2023 at 4:17 pm

    Four years after the Farm Bill was signed into law, the FDA announced they want Congress to develop a new regulatory framework, citing their existing regulatory pathways as inappropriate for the plant and its products. The post FDA Punts on CBD Rules appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • 3 Benefits of Conducting Genetic Tests on Your Plants
    by Aaron Biros on January 30, 2023 at 7:42 pm

    Many growers may wonder why it’s important to get their plants genetically tested, but the truth is that genetic testing can make growing a lot easier. Genetic analysis in plants can give a wide range of results that can help scientists solve everyday problems in plant cultivation, such as detecting diseases and identifying important traits in plant species. The post 3 Benefits of Conducting Genetic Tests on Your Plants appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • The 3-Legged Stool of Successful Grow Operations: Climate, Cultivation & Genetics – Part 6
    by Aaron Biros on January 10, 2023 at 12:02 am

    In this six-part series of articles, the folks from AEssenseGrows introduce the 3-legged stool of successful cannabis cultivation: climate, cultivation & genetics. Parts 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 covered environmental controls, water quality, critical housing requirements, integrated pest management and genetics, respectively. In Part 6, the final chapter, we cover consistency and repeatability through Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). The post The 3-Legged Stool of Successful Grow Operations: Climate, Cultivation & Genetics – Part 6 appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • The 3-Legged Stool of Successful Grow Operations: Climate, Cultivation & Genetics – Part 5
    by Aaron Biros on December 13, 2022 at 5:29 pm

    In this six-part series of articles, the folks from AEssenseGrows introduce the 3-legged stool of successful cannabis cultivation: climate, cultivation & genetics. Parts 1, 2, 3 and 4 covered environmental controls, water quality, critical housing requirements and integrated pest management, respectively. In Part 5, we dive into genetics. The post The 3-Legged Stool of Successful Grow Operations: Climate, Cultivation & Genetics – Part 5 appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • ASTM Develops Two New Cannabis Standards
    by Aaron Biros on February 8, 2023 at 5:51 pm

    ASTM subcommittee on cannabis, D37, announced the development of two new proposed standards, one on employee safety with respect to air quality and another focused on providing an intoxication measurement similar to ABV for alcoholic beverages. The post ASTM Develops Two New Cannabis Standards appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • FDA Punts on CBD Rules
    by Aaron Biros on February 2, 2023 at 4:17 pm

    Four years after the Farm Bill was signed into law, the FDA announced they want Congress to develop a new regulatory framework, citing their existing regulatory pathways as inappropriate for the plant and its products. The post FDA Punts on CBD Rules appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • 2022 Cannabis Supply Chain Virtual Conference
    by Aaron Biros on November 29, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    The 2022 Cannabis Supply Chain Virtual Conference. Check out sessions from this virtual event like: A Smarter Cannabis Beverage Distribution Model; Track-and-Trace Technology: Building Resilience in the Cannabis Supply Chain; Improve Your Operations through Cannabis Industry Analytics; Quality and Safety and the Edibles Supply Chain; and Managing Cash Flow in the Cannabis Supply Chain The post 2022 Cannabis Supply Chain Virtual Conference appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • Expanding Your Cannabis Brand: Plan Your Packaging & Labeling Strategy
    by Aaron Biros on November 15, 2022 at 3:30 pm

    This column provides marketing and regulatory considerations for brand owners and licensees who want to maintain brand integrity, control costs and meet compliance requirements when expanding into other states. The post Expanding Your Cannabis Brand: Plan Your Packaging & Labeling Strategy appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.

  • Five Reasons Everyone in Cannabis Should be Using RegTech
    by Aaron Biros on October 25, 2022 at 5:18 pm

    Those who have implemented RegTech will have distinct advantages. To survive and thrive in the industry going forward, it’s prudent to proactively handle compliance and adopt RegTech solutions today. The post Five Reasons Everyone in Cannabis Should be Using RegTech appeared first on Cannabis Industry Journal.