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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...

Brand Marketers Give Advice

As reported by Steve Olenski of Forbes.com With the new yearevery CMO and marketer is taking stock of what they did this year and new approaches they’d like to take in 2018. While we’re all sick of the coined phrase “out of the box thinking”— these folks have successfully...

Lilu’s Garden Plans for Facility

As reported by Molly Haines of the News Herald When Lilu’s Garden CEO Tom Guel’s mother was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, he and his business partner Charles Ciancanelli had only just begun working with CBD oils from a small lab in Colorado. The tumor had formed on...