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Closeup of three ladybugs and loads of little black aphids on a thistle plant

What the $#!% is a Cannabis Pest Management Plan?

Pests and diseases are quickly becoming more common for the cannabis industry. With more states legalizing recreational and medical cannabis, the number of growers in the nation has quadrupled in the last 5 years. As more cannabis growers enter the industry for the first time, a host of pathogens and the need for sustainable and


Solvent extraction bath of hemp flower

A Critical Look at Solvent Extraction vs. Supercritical Fluid Extraction

Cannabis contains hundreds of compounds, cannabinoids, terpenes, and other fats and lipids. These compounds are extracted by using one form of either chemical separation or physical separation of the cannabinoids and terpenes from the rest of the plant biomass. These techniques can range from using heat and pressure to using solvents like ethanol and butanol