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
Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why the Emerald rolls up a chronicle of the headiest news hits, and passes them to you at the end of each week. We Bring You: The Dime. New York Issues First Adult-use Cultivation Licenses On Thursday, April 14th, The New York Cannabis Control Board approved 52 licenses adult-use … [Read more...] about The Dime: 4/15/2022
photo credit: RK1979. Seeds represent the beginning of life, and with the right environment plus a little TLC, they’re destined to bloom. Growing cannabis is no exception to this, and Sasquatch Soil Co. is all about helping their consumers grow in the right environment. Sasquatch Soil Co.’s Story Sasquatch Soil Co., based out of Auburn, California, is not just any soil … [Read more...] about Destined for Dense Nugs and Rich Terpenes with Sasquatch Soil Co.
Photo Credit: SF Station. April 20th is just around the corner! Ever wondered why the holiday is celebrated on 4/20? Its origins are not entirely clear. But, according to Vox, in the 1970s, teenagers in California may have started it by smoking cannabis daily at 4:20 p.m. Since then, 420 became popular among enthusiasts as a code for smoking cannabis and eventually … [Read more...] about Puff, Paint, eat or Dance: 10 Events to Attend for 4/20
Danielle Buntyon.Photo Contributed By: Danielle Buntyon. Danielle Buntyon brings hemp back to the South through her company Jades Elevation, and helps other entrepreneurs follow in her footsteps. She is the founder of Jades Elevation, a hemp farm and retailer, based in Memphis, Tennessee. However, she is also much more than that. Buntyon is a woman of color, a … [Read more...] about Jades Elevation: From Seed to Experience