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How One Company Found Success In Cannabis By Trading Pesticides For Bugs

Three years ago, Hans Brand had his “eyes opened” to an issue that would change his family and his company. Brand is a co-owner of Autumn Brands, a cannabis grower in Santa Barbara County Calif. As Autumn Brands transitioned from a nonprofit MED collec…

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Cannabis Decontamination: What Is It And Why Is It Important?

Cannabis Decontamination: What Is It And Why Is It Important?
A cannabis product may fail contaminant testing if it has unsafe levels of microbials, heavy metals or pesticides.
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Arizona legislature opens with a flurry of cannabis bills

With a legalization vote expected in November, lawmakers consider reform measures in a 3-month session that starts today.
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Spray first, fix later: Why cannabis growers use pesticides and remove them after harvest

With all the challenges facing cannabis growers, synthetic pesticides can start to look good. But are they good to use, or safe?
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