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CBD-Rich Hemp Flowers: Harvest, Drying, and Curing

As cannabis-based products gain popularity, more farmers are starting to venture into hemp farming for a profit in the booming market. However, not all commercial hemp farmers are conversant with the ethical and appropriate way to harvest, dry, and cure hemp floral buds fit for human consumption and the production of premium hemp products. Just […]

Hemp: Male vs. Female

Hemp is can be a dioecious or monoecious plant. The staminate (pollen bearing flowers) and the pistillate (seed producing flowers) are on separate plants in dioecious hemp plants, while on the monoecious plant, both male and female reproductive parts are on the same plant. The pollen bearing flowers are male while the seed producing flowers […]

Hemp Fibers in Construction

The construction industry has seen numerous changes in the recent years, and more change is expected as more people look for sustainable, affordable, durable, and reliable construction materials. Research has revealed that treated hemp fiber-reinforced concrete (THFRC) provides low-cost building materials for residential and low-rise buildings. Hemp fiber has helped construction companies achieve sustainable construction […]

How safe is your CBD ?

For both the beauty and wellness industries, CBD has become the trending product. Due to its numerous benefits which include reducing sleeplessness and inflammation and healing acne and anxiety, the sales have continued to grow, and more products are coming into the market (from vapes to patches, to edible). However, as with every booming product, […]

Why is it Important to Grow Hemp Organically?

Organically grown hemp is grown from organic hemp seeds, which have not exposed to, treated with, or modified by any substance. Organically growing hemp involves working with nature to get the best yields. According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), there are five standard farming practices for organic certification Organic farmers should use […]

The Health Benefits of Hemp Flowers

The words Hemp and marijuana have been used interchangeably for a long time, causing confusion and a lot of misunderstanding. However, these two are very different plants, although they come from the same species. They look different, have different chemical composition, and they have different functions. The hemp flower has a high concentration of therapeutic […]

The Future of CBD

CBD affects the food, cosmetics, and pharmaceutical companies. Over the past few years, CBD has generated numerous headlines, and we can’t help but wonder what the future of CBD looks like. Cannabis researchers and market researchers have done some work and found out that the collective market for CBD sales in the U.S. will surpass […]

The Environmental Benefits of Hemp

Hemp is an ethical, sustainable, eco-friendly, and highly beneficial plant. Growing it organically has more benefits than the organic richness we get from organic hemp products. Hemp is a well-rounded plant that can make the earth greener than it presently is. Hemp is an air purifier. It consumes the carbon dioxide produced in the atmosphere […]

Industrial Hemp Flowers vs. Organic Premium Hemp Flowers

Organic hemp flowers bud from organic hemp carefully grown under optimal conditions. This means that they are grown in soil that is free of toxins such as heavy metals and chemical substances such as pesticides, herbicides, and fungicides. Organic hemp flowers grown on fertile soil, under favorable climate, and abundant rainfall; and from hemp seeds […]

Hemp plastics: Why Do We Need Them?

Hemp has many uses, but one of the least popular ones is that industrial hemp is used to make bio-plastics. There are different types of hemp plastics i.e., standard plastics that have been reinforced with hemp fibers and 100% hemp plastics that are solely made from hemp fibers. Hemp is biodegradable and recyclable. This is […]