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Largest U.S. Cannabis Farm Shares Two Years of Mold Remediation Research

Largest U.S. Cannabis Farm Shares Two Years of Mold Remediation Research

Ketch DeGabrielle former Operations Manager at Los Sueños Farms discusses how he helped keep their 36,000 plant October harvest clean and clear of mold contamination.

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Accredited US Universities Begin to Offer Cannabis Training

Accredited US Universities Begin to Offer Cannabis Training

Several educational institutions are now addressing the demand for education and preparation for careers in the cannabis business.

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User-friendly, Simple GC's Make Waves in the Cannabis Industry

User-friendly, Simple GC's Make Waves in the Cannabis Industry

We catch up with Andrew James from Ellutia to discuss how and why their 200 Series GC is proving popular for testing potency, flavour profiling, and residual solvents.

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UHPLC Enables Rapid Quantitation of Native Cannabinoids

UHPLC Enables Rapid Quantitation of Native Cannabinoids

A highly sensitive method for the quantitation of 11 major cannabinoids from cannabis samples has been outlined by researchers at the University of Mississippi.

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Chemotyping: Classifying cannabis strains by chemical composition

Chemotyping: Classifying cannabis strains by chemical composition

Grouping strains by chemotyping may prove useful in ascertaining how strains are related, and the kind of medical benefits you can expect to see with strains from a given chemotype class.

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Marijuana in Maine: Will retail sales ever be legal?

Marijuana in Maine: Will retail sales ever be legal?

In 2016, Maine voters approved Question 1, the Marijuana Legalization Act, which made cannabis legal to possess and use. Retailers, according to the act, needed to wait to sell cannabis-based products, and the retailers are still waiting.

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ASTM D37 Cannabis Committee Looks to Expand its Reach in 2018

ASTM D37 Cannabis Committee Looks to Expand its Reach in 2018

The committee, made up of 350 members from the cannabis community, including growers, laboratory specialists, state regulators, academics, and consumers is seeking to improve standardization in the cannabis industry.

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California Cannabis Labs Raising the Crest?

California Cannabis Labs Raising the Crest?

Just over two months after legalization, testing is pumping up in the Golden State!

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CBD vs THC – What are the Main Differences?

CBD vs THC – What are the Main Differences?

Here we look at some of the key differences, and similarities, between the most well-known cannabinoids, CBD and THC.

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How to Test for Heavy Metals in Cannabis

How to Test for Heavy Metals in Cannabis

Although cannabis for human consumption or smoking should be as free from heavy metal contamination as possible, that’s not always the case.

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