Author: INX Labs

How Does Microbial Contamination Affect Hemp-Derived Products

When growing hemp, hemp farmers may have to deal with a couple of uninvited guests, as well. Unless the plant is grown inside a clean room with the right environment, microbes such as bacteria, yeast, mold, and fungi can make way into the hemp crops, known as microbial contamination. Although these contaminants are present in […]

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 […]

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 […]