Author: INX Labs

3 Toxicants To Beware When Growing Hemp

Growing hemp has many benefits. From being an excellent source of protein to being one of the strongest natural fibers in the world, hemp is not only the fastest-growing plant in the world, but it has an impressive crop yield that ranges from 3 to 4 months. However, hemp farmers must be mindful of possible […]

5 Reasons Your Farm Can Benefit from Growing Hemp

Many farmers around the United States are tuning in to the hemp industry. The plant’s fast yield is enticing, and the revenue streams’ possibilities are only growing.  According to the latest market research, the industrial hemp market size is projected to reach $18,812.81 million by 2025. Personal care, dietary supplements, and food and beverage industries […]

The Growing Life of the Hemp Plant

Understanding the growing cycle of hemp, which lasts between 14 to 32 weeks, can help hemp farmers improve their chances of making their crops profitable. Here are the different growing stages you need to know. Planting the seed The living life of a hemp plant begins, naturally, in the ground. A hemp farmer will prepare […]

4 Things Hemp Farmers Should Keep in Mind During COVID-19

For many hemp farmers, daily life during the COVID-19 pandemic presents unique challenges. The obstacles they face —from strenuous situations such as keeping the bottom line to the urgent need for implementing social distancing measures— are quickly becoming a new norm in the hemp industry.  There are many resources available to help businesses across the […]

Is Dabbing Cannabinoids Safe for Consumers?

There are many different ways to take cannabidiol — but none is so new or rapidly evolving as something called dabbing.   For those unaware, dabbing refers to smoking or vaping a cannabinoid-rich dab. What’s a dab, you might ask? It’s a type of cannabinoid-concentrate with a thick, sticky, sludgelike consistency.  Perhaps you’re new to dabbing […]

Cannabinoid Receptors and the Endocannabinoid System

Have you ever wondered why cannabidiol affects different people so differently? It’s all thanks to the cannabinoid’s ability to activate something called the endocannabinoid system, or ECS, a “master regulatory system” that all of us have. Cannabidiol’s activation of this system gives it that almost-uncanny ability to help people with whatever they’re struggling with! So […]

The Impact of Hemp on the Environment

Hemp is useful for many reasons.  Industrial hemp has thousands of industrial uses. It can sub out for plastic, enrich the soil, absorb and “sequester” harmful toxins, and much more. It might not be such a stretch to say hemp could save the world! Here’s why. Hemp vs. plastic Plastic might be convenient, but sooner […]

What Is the Entourage Effect?

Did you know that cannabidiol oil contains more than just, well, cannabidiol? Seriously — premium cannabidiol oil contains dozens and dozens of unique compounds that work together within your body. This synergy is known (and loved, of course!) as the entourage effect. This article will dive deep into the entourage effect and show you how […]