As a rule in my journalistic career, I’m pulling away from CBD, but Derek’s story made perfect sense to me and I felt that world deserved learning about his scene. I wanted to do this primarily because of his understanding of the pharmacological benefits of the plant. Not just another snake oil product. This is accurate…

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Let’s face it – the hemp industry is dealing with a huge problem, and it’s hurting everyone in the industry, especially growers and processors.  The problem in question is the heavy-metal accumulation in hemp. To put it plainly, hemp is a bio-accumulator. It’s really good at absorbing heavy metals and can absorb a vast range…

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DELRAY BEACH, Fla., June 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Exactus, Inc. (OTCQB: EXDI) (the “Company”) a leading supplier of hemp-derived ingredients (CBD) and feminized hemp genetics, announced today the appointment of executive business leader, Julian Pittam to the Chairman of the Board. “Julian Pittam has been an investor and a friendly voice of wisdom since…

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Summary Derek Du Chesne, President and Chief Growth Officer at Exactus, a company that recently pivoted into the hemp space, tells us why he’s looking forward to industry consolidation. We also discuss what’s going to drive exponential growth in the hemp and cannabinoid industry, discovering how different cannabinoids affect us and why CBD is just…

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Automation in Cannabis Cultivation Cannabis cultivators are relying on technology and automation to help cut costs and keep workers safe during the coronavirus pandemic and the current economic downturn. Growers say that technology and automation solutions include automated irrigation, fertigation and HVAC systems to limit the amount of labor needed as well as mold and…

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Exactus Inc. has become the latest company to delve into hemp genetics. The company, which is a producer and supplier of hemp and hemp-derived products, recently launched a genetics division to provide farmers reliable feminized hemp seeds with a range of cannabinoid and terpene profiles. While the company itself is a relative newcomer to the…

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A recent study by the peer-reviewed CBD educational platform LeafReport.com found that a majority of CBD products tested had CBD levels within 10 percent of what was stated on the label. Of the 37 CBD products tested, 27 (73 percent) contained a CBD amount that was within 90–110 percent of the amount advertised by the…

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