Earlier this month SC Laboratories was featured in Made Man Magazine's coverage of the Emerald Cup 2013. The author of the article, Joe Dolce chatted with Josh Wurzer & Alec Dixon two of the co-founders of SC Labs about our terpene display at the Emerald Cup. The display meant to exhibit the variety of aromas and flavors consisted of numerous vials with a different terpene in each. He also couldn't help but notice our beaker with dry ice which Dixon admits is a little gimmicky but when the competition is free dabs the visual appeal always helps.
Read the full article here: http://www.mademan.com/inside-the-emerald-cup-marijuana-convention/
HempCon is a medical cannabis event catering to anyone who might benefit from the use of cannabis. The San Francisco HempCon will take place August 22-24 2014 at the Cow Palace in Daly City. SC Laboratories will be sponsoring this event as well as providing lab testing for the cannabis cup with awards going to the best indica, sativa, hybrid, CBD, and edible product.
This event will also feature over two hundred cannabis exhibitors including dispensaries, collectives, caregivers, on site medical marijuana evaluations, and state of the art glass and grow products. There will also be seminars led by industry leaders, advocates, and attorneys. Learn more at http://hempcon.com/
SC Laboratories President Josh Wurzer will be giving two presentations at the conference on Wednesday. His first presentation will cover the basics of the cannabinoids, the body’s endocannabinoid system, and the therapeutic potential of the endocannabinoid system in a variety of ailments. His second presentation will cover the importance of laboratory testing and the methods involved in screening cannabis for potency, pesticides, residual solvents, and terpene content.
The Marijuana for Medical Purposes Conference organized by the International Pharmaceutical Academy, will be held September 16–17, 2014 in Toronto, Canada. This conference will assemble the top minds in medical marijuana to discuss every aspect of the industry. Participants of the conference will gain valuable knowledge of the best global practices for the business, technology, science, research, laws and regulations of medical marijuana in Canada. Established and outdated mindsets regarding cannabinoids will be challenged with up to date knowledge and research, and experts will offer a forecast of the next 3–5 years for the industry.
For more info about the Marijuana for Medical Purposes Conference check out their website at the following link: http://www.ipacanada.com/Marihuana_Medical_Purposes_2014/
Northern California is the epicenter of the cannabis world and it is also the home of the Emerald Cup, the world’s largest running outdoor cannabis competition. The 11th annual Emerald Cup will be held on December 14th and 15th at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, CA. SC Laboratories will be sponsoring this event as well as providing lab testing on all entries. In addition to awards for the best flowers there will also be awards presented for best edible, topical, solventless extract, and as well as a breeders cup.
The event features two days of incredible music, world renowned speakers, hands on workshops, and hundreds of vendors with something for every cannabis enthusiast. Check out the Emerald Cup's website for more information here: http://theemeraldcup.com/