Category Archives: Hemp & Mushroom Education

Four Shiitake Mushroom Benefits: Fascinating Fungi Facts


Shiitake Mushroom Benefits: Four Fascinating Fungi Facts Shiitake mushrooms are infamous for their rich, meaty and buttery flavor and are cultivated and consumed around the globe. While many people may be familiar with these mushrooms’ delicious nature, you may be surprised to learn that shiitake mushrooms have an abundance of medicinal properties and health benefits. […]

What Does Lion’s Mane Do To The Body?


What Does Lion’s Mane Do To The Body? Fungi are curious organisms, and by far the least studied. While medicinal mushrooms have been cherished in ancient cultures for centuries, scientists and researchers are just scratching the surface of how mushrooms can promote human health. One of the most well-known and most studied medicinal mushrooms is […]

Why Alcohol is the Best Solvent for Hemp Extraction


Why Alcohol Is The Best Solvent for Hemp Extraction Healing with medicinal plants is as old as mankind itself. In essence, humans have been involved for thousands of years in an extensive ‘clinical trial’ with medicinal plants to learn how they help us heal, fight disease and infection, and improve overall well-being. In fact, archeological […]

Lingzhi Mushroom Benefits


Lingzhi Mushroom Benefits Lingzhi mushrooms, more well known as reishi, have been used in Chinese medicine for centuries. Infamously referred to as the “mushroom of immortality”, Lingzhi mushrooms contain powerful medicinal properties that promote longevity and well-being. According to the Shen Nong’s Ben Cao Jing, one of the oldest Chinese Materia Medicas, “Long term consumption […]

Is it Too Late to Start a CBD Business?


Is It Too Late to Start a CBD Business? Under the 2018 farm bill, commodity hemp production was federally legalized in the U.S. and, ever since, the hemp-CBD industry has been booming. According to a marketing analysis by Grand View Research, the global industrial hemp market size was valued at $5.33 billion in 2020 and […]

The What and Why of Solvent Free CBD Tinctures


Solvent Free CBD Tinctures When shopping around for a CBD tincture, you may not be entirely sure what to look for or may not consider exactly how a tincture is made. With every CBD product on the market comes a story behind its extraction process and, with various extraction methods at hand, understanding the pros […]

The 4 Best Mushroom Supplements


The 4 Best Mushroom Supplements Out of an estimated 5.1 million species of mushrooms, 270 species are classified as having medicinal properties. Out of those 270, some of the most researched and best mushroom supplements include cordyceps, lion’s mane, reishi and turkey tail mushrooms. Used for centuries all around the world, each of these mushrooms […]

The Importance of Third Party Testing CBD Products


Third Party Testing: Why is it Important? You may have seen some CBD hemp companies promoting their products as being third party tested or telling their customers to check out their third party test results. But, what does third party testing mean and why is it important? Third party testing means that a manufacturer’s products […]

Best Herbal Supplement for Memory and Focus


Best Herbal Supplement for Memory and Focus If you are anything like me and my forgetful brain, you can most certainly relate to the struggle of continuously misplacing the smallest yet most important things in your life like your car keys or cell phone, forgetting important dates, names and simple information, or forgetting what you […]