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Industry BUZZ
GroGenesis ’ s AgraBurstPRO Approved by WSDA Organic Food Program
The Washington State Department of Agriculture ( WSDA ) Organic Program has determined that GroGenesis ’ s flagship product , AgraBurstPRO , complies with Chapter 16-160 WAC and USDA organic regulations . As a certification agent of the USDA National Organic Program , the WSDA Organic Program inspects , certifies , and monitors organic operations and verifies that all requirements of USDA organic standards are met . The product is now included on the WSDA website and is classified as a Crop Production Aid input and , as such , is approved for use in certified organic crop production . “ We have all worked very hard with WSDA and our exclusive blender , UAS of America , to achieve this milestone ,” says Richard Kamolvathin , CEO and chief science officer of GroGenesis . “ The approval of AgraBurstPRO by the WSDA Organic Program provides GroGenesis with the appropriate compliance to gain market share with existing organic farmers , as well as attract conventional farmers seeking to supply the demand for premium non-GMO and organic crops .”
Mac & Fulton Talent Partners Expands Recruiting Services to Include CEA Businesses
Mac & Fulton Talent Partners ( M & F Talent ) has extended its recruiting services to include the ever-expanding controlled environment agriculture ( CEA ) industry , making the company the only staffing agency to specialize in this market . The team at M & F Talent has already established itself as the go-to staffing agency for major players in the hydroponic product market by facilitating hires relating to sales , chemistry , engineering , and agronomy . Similarly , they have stimulated progressive movements in the cannabis sector , establishing the industry ’ s first cannabisspecific career advisory and resume writing program . Looking to CEA operations , M & F Talent realized that its technical approach to recruiting provides a seamless transition into urban agriculture and beyond as the company talent pool is comprised of industry leaders in modern horticulture . Moving forward , M & F Talent will facilitate hires in vertical farming and greenhouse production relating to floriculture and ornamentals .
GrowLife Files Provisional Patent on Plant Waste Manufacturing Process
GrowLife has filed a provisional patent through its wholly owned subsidiary GrowLife Innovations for a novel process to repurpose plant waste into polymer composite building materials and other products for use in indoor cultivation centers . The patent specifically addresses waste from plants in the cannabis family . “ This proprietary process will provide the entire industry with a sustainable solution to a problem that is only going to get worse as demand for plant-based products increases ,” says Marco Hegyi , CEO . “ Cultivators are being held responsible for disposal of these used plant materials at a great cost to them with little to no options for reuse of the materials . This patent will help us to continue to meet the needs of our customers while furthering our mission of helping them maximize their revenue while keeping costs down , further positioning GrowLife as the go-to solution for innovative indoor cultivation services , products , and technologies .”
FinCanna Signs Royalty Agreement with Green Compliance
FinCanna Capital signed a royalty agreement with Green Compliance , which offers a state-of-the-art enterprise compliance and point-of-sale software solution ( ezGreen ) for licensed medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivators . Green Compliance helps its customers comply with both the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act ( HIPAA ) and state laws by ensuring patients ’ confidential data is being handled properly , helping to protect from possible security breaches and financial and criminal liability resulting from potential violations . “ We are building a diversified portfolio of royalty investments in companies that have the potential to be the leaders in their respective sectors of the licensed medical cannabis industry ,” says FinCanna CEO Andriyko Herchak . “ Green Compliance , with its deep-rooted experience in compliance software and medical cannabis industry expertise , is an ideal addition to our royalty portfolio . Green Compliance has already commenced sales , and we expect our royalties to commence in the near future , with a tremendous opportunity for growth across all 29 US states and Washington D . C ., which have legalized medical cannabis .”
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Industry BUZZ GroGenesis’s AgraBurstPRO Approved by WSDA Organic Food Program The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) Organic Program has determined that GroGenesis’s flagship product, AgraBurstPRO, complies with Chapter 16-160 WAC and USDA organic regulations. As a certification agent of the USDA National Organic Program, the WSDA Organic Program inspects, certifies, and monitors organic operations and verifies that all requirements of USDA organic standards are met. The product is now included on the WSDA website and is classified as a Crop Production Aid input and, as such, is approved for use in certified organic crop production. “We have all worked very hard with WSDA and our exclusive blender, UAS of America, to achieve this milestone,” says Richard Kamolvathin, CEO and chief science officer of GroGenesis. “The approval of AgraBurstPRO by the WSDA Organic Program provides GroGenesis with the appropriate compliance to gain market share with existing organic farmers, as well as attract conventional farmers seeking to supply the demand for premium non-GMO and organic crops.” Mac & Fulton Talent Partners Expands Recruiting Services to Include CEA Businesses Mac & Fulton Talent Partners (M&F Talent) has extended its recruiting services to include the ever-expanding controlled environment agriculture (CEA) industry, making the company the only staffing agency to specialize in this market. The team at M&F Talent has already established itself as the go-to staffing agency for major players in the hydroponic product market by facilitating hires relating to sales, chemistry, engineering, and agronomy. Similarly, they have stimulated progressive movements in the cannabis sector, establishing the industry’s first cannabis- specific career advisory and resume writing program. Looking to CEA operations, M&F Talent realized that its technical approach to recruiting provides a seamless transition into urban agriculture and beyond as the company talent pool is comprised of industry leaders in modern horticulture. Moving forward, M&F Talent will facilitate hires in vertical farming and greenhouse production relating to floriculture and ornamentals. GrowLife Files Provisional Patent on Plant Waste Manufacturing Process GrowLife has filed a provisional patent through its wholly owned subsidiary GrowLife Innovations for a novel process to repurpose plant waste into polymer composite building materials and other products for use in indoor cultivation centers. The patent specifically addresses waste from plants in the cannabis family. “This proprietary process will provide the entire industry with a sustainable solution to a problem that is only going to get worse as demand for plant-based products increases,” says Marco Hegyi, CEO. “Cultivators are being held responsible for disposal of these used plant materials at a great cost to them with little to no options for reuse of the materials. This patent will help us to continue to meet the needs of our customers while furthering our mission of helping them maximize their revenue while keeping costs down, further positioning GrowLife as the go-to solution for innovative indoor cultivation services, products, and technologies.” FinCanna Signs Royalty Agreement with Green Compliance FinCanna Capital signed a royalty agreement with Green Compliance, which offers a state-of-the-art enterprise compliance and point-of-sale software solution (ezGreen) for licensed medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivators. Green Compliance helps its customers comply with both the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and state laws by ensuring patients’ confidential data is being handled properly, helping to protect from possible security breaches and financial and criminal liability resulting from potential violations. “We are building a diversified portfolio of royalty investments in companies that have the potential to be the leaders in their respective sectors of the licensed medical cannabis industry,” says FinCanna CEO Andriyko Herchak. “Green Compliance, with its deep-rooted experience in compliance software and medical cannabis industry expertise, is an ideal addition to our royalty portfolio. Green Compliance has already commenced sales, and we expect our royalties to commence in the near future, with a tremendous opportunity for growth across all 29 US хѕ́]͡ѽ) ݡٔ镐̻t()5᥵մe