Technology

U.S. state will manage hemp program via blockchain platform

A company in the U.S. state of Vermont has opened a blockchain-based platform for hemp buyers and sellers, aiming to…

February 25, 2020

Best extraction methods for CBD? It depends on volume, end product

Ernie DeMartino, CEO at Texas, USA-based ASA Process Solutions, has been involved in all types of process system design, engineering,…

February 13, 2020

German engineer rolls out hemp harvester for small, mid-size farms

After four years in development, German entrepreneur Heinrich Wieker is now taking orders for a harvester designed specifically for outdoor…

December 30, 2019

AI monitoring system aims to optimize hemp crops

A Polish start-up has developed the first application in a suite of artificial intelligence (AI) tools dedicated to crop monitoring,…

December 9, 2019

Micro decorticator goes into production, and is now on sale

The HurdMaster Micro Decorticator, a small-scale fiber processing unit designed by Industrial Hemp Latvia (IHL) founder and entrepreneur Kristaps Eglitas,…

November 11, 2019

As cannabis giants stumble, vape hysteria will hit CBD too

With four Canadian cannabis giants suffering a combined $10 billion drainoff in market value since the U.S. vaping crisis that…

October 14, 2019

U.S. firm has target to process 2 million pounds of biomass

Colorado-based Paragon Processing said it will take on 250 workers as it opens an industrial-scale hemp processing facility near Colorado…

September 19, 2019

Sales of micro-decorticator will support humanitarian projects

Industrial Hemp Latvia (IHL), developer of the HurdMaster MD1000 micro-decorticator, said it will sell the first three machines from its…

September 5, 2019

Developers race to meet demand for hemp-specific technology

Solutions for harvesting and processing the entire hemp plant are in overwhelming demand as inventors, engineers and other assorted tinkerers…

June 25, 2019

Hemp micro-decorticator unveiled by Latvian entrepreneur

The HurdMaster Micro Decorticator, a small-scale fiber processing unit designed by Latvian entrepreneur Kristaps Eglitas, was unveiled today at HempToday's…

May 24, 2019