Archive for Author: TDG

HEMP’S WATERSHED MOMENT

Kentucky-based company streamlines operations to harvest and process hemp on a massive scale Lilu’s Garden, a Kentucky-based CBD producer, is scaling to become a dominant force in the rapidly growing global market for hemp-derived products. The company’s groundbreaking extraction technology gives it the ability to process roughly 300,000 pounds...

Personal care product makers follow the green gold rush of cannabis

C&EN: Chemical & Engineering NewsMay 5, 2019https://cen.acs.org/business/consumer-products/Personal-care-product-makers-follow/97/i18Personal care product makers follow the green gold rush of cannabisWhile consumers embrace cannabis, questions remain about regulations, product consistency, and the claims that can be made for personal care products containing derivatives from the plantbyMarc S. ReischMAY 5, 2019 | APPEARED INVOLUME...

Hemp In, Spinach Out as Investors Throw Money at Newly Legal CBD

SHARE THIS ARTICLEShareTweetPostEmailIn this article1065360DVOTE HEMPPrivate CompanyWMTWALMART INC103.04USD+0.11+0.10%TGTTARGET CORP82.68USD+0.71+0.87%KOCOCA-COLA CO/THE47.36USD+0.41+0.87%CAGCONAGRA BRANDS I29.93USD-0.16-0.53% When Patrick Horsman’s small private equity firm purchased 10,000 acres in Yuma County, Arizona, in 2016, organic spinach and lettuce were on the menu. Then the anti-cannabis tide in Washington, D.C. shifted, with the 2018 Farm Bill...

Business promises 150 new jobs

As reported in the Nov. 7 edition of The News-Herald An industrial hemp processing business promises to bring 150 jobs to Owenton after recently taking possession of the former Itron building. Lilu’s Garden, the nation’s largest state-of-the-art hemp processing company specializing in the manufacturing of derivatives from industrial hemp,...

A Helping Hand For All Things Hemp!

As reported by Melissa Joy in dopemagazine.com Lilu’s Garden – Denver, CO Lilu’s Garden is one of the largest hemp producers in North America, founded in 2016 by business partners Thomas Guel and Charles Ciancanelli. Both were successful entrepreneurs before personally experiencing the power of plant medicine. Guel watched...

The CBD Explosion

As reported by marijuanaventure.com CBD is a hot commodity. While legal marijuana is gaining ground in several states, CBD for medical use is far more widely accepted. Hemp, which is now legal across most of the USA, is the source of the cannabinoid and part of the reason behind...