Credit: twenty20photos As the cannabis industry has gained prominence in the United States, companies that manufacture cannabis-related products have attempted to reduce the industry’s ecological footprint. One of these companies is Botani, a subset of the over 400-year-old paper manufacturing company Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM), that produces hemp-based … [Read more...] about Cannabis Industry Companies are Reducing Their Ecological Footprint
SeaWeed Naturals Combines the Power of Seaweed with Cannabis to Further Ocean Restoration
SeaWeed Naturals' products. All photos courtesy of SeaWeed Naturals. Ashlan and Philippe Cousteau recently launched their company SeaWeed Naturals. The company aims to improve ocean conservation efforts through their eco-friendly brand. SeaWeed Naturals combines cannabis with seaweed and algae to provide health benefits for its users and to support a sustainable … [Read more...] about SeaWeed Naturals Combines the Power of Seaweed with Cannabis to Further Ocean Restoration
Research Finds Fungi Help Ease Climate Change and Benefit the Environment
Poisonous red and white fly-agaric mushroom in Autumn. Photo Credit: Elegant01 via Envato Elements. Scientists have determined that fungi species are essential to the survival of our planet — and they may even be crucial in combating climate change. Fungi are a group of eukaryotic organisms that include mushrooms, yeasts, mildews, and other … [Read more...] about Research Finds Fungi Help Ease Climate Change and Benefit the Environment
“We Can Act:” What Bending the COVID-19 Curve Teaches Us About the Climate Crisis
Humans are moving less. Thanks to stay-in-place orders, we're bending the COVID-19 curve, and reducing greenhouse gas emissions while we're at it. The most positive takeaway, however, may be how we respond to crisis. The Good News “Greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) are down, and air quality has gone up as governments react to the COVID-19 pandemic,” reports the head of … [Read more...] about “We Can Act:” What Bending the COVID-19 Curve Teaches Us About the Climate Crisis
SAVE VAN ARKEN!
By Galen Doherty “I grow some of the best cannabis in the world; but how do I reach the public/consumer? At Humboldt High Five, we are distinguishing ourselves from other groups by supporting the community, taking care of the environment, and doing things that stand for "goodness." The Save Van Arken logo demonstrates that Huckleberry Hill Farms doesn't only talk the … [Read more...] about SAVE VAN ARKEN!