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Top Cannabis Stories of 2018

What a year 2018 turned out to be for the cannabis industry. A stark increase in recreational legalizations, the incredible growth in both industry and research ventures, and the first FDA-approved cannabis-derived drug was announced. Plus much more!

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Detecting Pesticides with CannaSafe Analytics

Pesticide use can be a big problem for the cannabis industry and rigorous testing is helping to ensure clean and safe products reach patients and the recreational market. We discuss the current challenges faced and the future of pesticide testing.

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Cannabis Trends to Expect in 2019

With the recent exciting advances in cannabis research, and its improved reputation in both the medicinal world and for recreational use, what should we expect the next 12 months to bring? Will this be the year of the edibles, should we focus on genetics, or will terpenes steal the show?

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Legal Medicinal Cannabis Cultivation and Sale Proposed in Georgia

Recommendations come after the Joint Commission On Low THC Medical Oil Access issued a report recommending that Georgia legalizes the regulated cultivation and sale of cannabis.

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Pathogens Causing Wilting in Field-grown Cannabis Identified

Five different plant pathogens were identified in the crown tissues of wilted plants highlighting the need for better environmental controls and cultivation practices for outdoor grows.

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The 2018 Farm Bill: What This Means for Hemp

Hemp represents a tangible opportunity for future explosive market growth. Under the Farm Bill hemp cultivation will be allowed more broadly, and the product will have free movement across state borders.

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Prevalence of Fungal Infections in Indoor-Grown Cannabis Evaluated for the First Time

Apart from the obvious adverse effects these fungal infections have on plant crops, some can cause adverse health effects in humans.

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Developments in Microbial Identification in Cannabis: Dawn of a Molecular Era

Microbes can be introduced to cannabis products during the growing and processing phases. This is a challenging area for microbiologists, and requires them to implement a variety of techniques in order to create medical-grade cannabis.

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Unravelling the Genetic Map of Cannabis: The Road to Designer Strains

Unveiling the genetic map and key genes within the cannabis genome will enable the development of bespoke cannabis strains with controlled cannabinoid content.

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