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Green Point Research and ACS Laboratory Announce Partnership and Launch Three-Part Webinar Series for Hemp Farmers

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Educational Webinar Series Offering Best Practices for Hemp Compliance and Testing is Available to All Industry Growers and Farmers

August 13, 2020 – Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – Green Point Research (GPR) an international phytocannabinoid-rich hemp biomass originator and processor and ACS Laboratory, the top-ranking laboratory for precision testing and recipient of the most Emerald Test™ Badges in the country for cannabis testing facilities, have announced a joint three-part weekly educational webinar series for farmers on

August 13th, 2020|

Green Point Research Launches Satividol Roll-On CBD Relief (500 MG)

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August 6, 2020 — Fort Lauderdale, FL – Green Point Research (GPR), the corporate parent and distributor of Satividol, a premium hemp-derived CBD (cannabidiol) brand, has announced its newest product: Satividol Roll-On CBD Relief (500 MG). The extreme popularity of the CBD prompted the creation of an official annual calendar event for National CBD Day in 2018.  In 2019, the company celebrated by providing a local Fort

August 6th, 2020|

World Leaders in Seeds, Genetics, and Solutions Partner on Webinar Series

The team at Green Point Research joined staff from Netafim and American Hemp Ventures for a three-day webinar series for hemp farmers. The videos covered the life of the plant, including seeds, nutrition, and storage options for plants ready for harvest.

Compliance with hemp regulations was also covered. Plant geneticists with American Hemp Ventures and Green Point Research discussed how to keep tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) levels low

July 14th, 2020|

Southern Blight

The Disease

Southern blight (caused by Sclerotinium rolsii) is a plant disease known to affect many crops, including hemp. In Florida, southern blight is a threat to hemp once the rainy season and high temperatures of summer set in. Early symptoms progress quickly from the base of the plant up the stem and to the leaves. As disease progression advances, a white, moldy fungal growth will be visible around the base of the plant with characteristic white or tan round bodies as seen in the images below. As the disease moves rapidly, plant death occurs quickly after observation of first symptoms.

July 9th, 2020|

Green Point Research Partners with Palmetto Industries to Design Industry Standard for Industrial Hemp Storage Bags

Proprietary weave design prevents mold and mildew to help farmers sustainably manage harvest storage

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(Photo Credit: Green Point Research and Palmetto Industries)

June 30, 2020 — Fort Lauderdale, FL – Green Point Research (GPR), an international phytocannabinoid-rich biomass originator and processor, is proud to announce a partnership with Palmetto Industries International. Inc. (Palmetto) to develop and design an innovative new industry-standard hemp storage bag that prevents mold and mildew.

As the nascent hemp industry prepares for

June 30th, 2020|

Green Point Research Announces Robin Parton Pate as Chief Marketing Officer

Florida biotechnology company recruits marketing expert to oversee global expansion

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May 20, 2020 – Fort Lauderdale, FL – International phytocannabinoid-rich biomass originator and processor, Green Point Research (GPR), is thrilled to announce that Robin Parton Pate will be joining the executive leadership team as the newly appointed

May 20th, 2020|

Green Point Research Harvests First Hemp Crop of the Year

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May 14, 2020, Jasper, Florida, This week, the Green Point Research team harvested their first hemp crop of the year, marking a significant milestone for the public and private partners benefiting from the resurgence of the crop in Florida and across the United States.

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The 30-acre harvest in Hamilton County, Florida, is the result of a multi-year effort for the Florida-based cannabis biomass and origination company and its partners. Given the legislative changes

May 19th, 2020|

During COVID-19 Crisis, Hemp Could See Resurgence as America’s Best Wartime Crop

Hemp Industry Farmers Grow Crop in War Against Coronavirus.

With the recent novel coronavirus impacting all aspects of life around the globe in 2020, Miami New Times opines that Florida is uniquely positioned to become a major player in the hemp industry.

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Before it ends, the coronavirus crisis described by the U.S. government as “our Pearl Harbor moment” will likely kill hundreds of thousands of Americans while the nation sinks further into recession, if not a full-blown depression…

Stimulus money

May 19th, 2020|

Green Point Research Granted Seed License in Colombia

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May 12, 2020 – Fort Lauderdale, FL – Green Point Research (GPR), a leading hemp biomass origination, processing, and genetics company furthers its international expansion into Colombia with the approval of its seed import, export, and commercialization license.

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GPR originally applied for the seed license in January 2019, but because of the rigors of the process, it wasn’t granted until March 2020. In addition to the granted license, GPR is also awaiting genetic certification and

May 12th, 2020|

Green Point Research Announces Matthew Turner as Chief Science Officer

Florida company adds internationally recognized extraction and refining expert as it scales operations to meet the growing demand for bulk cannabinoid-rich hemp extracts

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — International phytocannabinoid-rich biomass originator and processor, Green Point Research (GPR), is excited to announce that Matthew “Matt” Turner will

March 5th, 2020|