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Fried on Business- Florida’s New Hemp Plan

Episode 561: 4-22-20  Jim welcomes back both Manny Johnson of OrganiCann Group and Jeff Greene, co-founder of The Florida Hemp Council to talk about the Florida hemp industry and the Florida Hemp Plan that was recently approved.     Manny Johnson, Chief Business Officer of Organicann Group, LLC, is a third-generation farmer, Professional Florida Nurseryman for 30 years and Co-Founder of one of …

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Fried on Business- PR for CBD

Episode 559: 4-8-20  Jim interviews Durée Ross, President of Durée & Company, on investing in cannabis, PR & marketing in the industry, benefits of CBD, cannabis news & trends and much more.   Episode 559: 4-8-20 (To download, right-click and select “Save Link As”.)

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Fried on Business – Cautionary Tales & Marijuana Safety

Episode 553: 02-26-20  Jim welcomes back resident CBD & cannabis expert Manny Johnson of Organicann to learn more about marijuana safety. With a surge in popularity but no double blind studies to prove safety and effectiveness of most products, the marijuana industry is dangerously unregulated. Manny continues to give insight into the industry to help product users be informed and …

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Fried on Business – Advocacy, THCA & 1000 Museum

Episode 551: 02-12-20 PART 1: Advocating for Children In our first segment, Jim catches up with Jaye Abbate of Florida’s Children First. They discuss the staggering statistics facing children in and aging out of foster care. They also discuss FCF’s upcoming Advocates for Children Awards on Thursday, February 20th at which Nikki Fried, among others, will be honored as an …

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Fried on Business – Florida Hemp Council; Succeeding in Family Office

Episode 549: 01-29-20  – Part 1  – Part 2 Florida Hemp Council & Succeeding in Family Office What’s on the horizon for hemp in Florida Jeff Greene of the Florida Hemp Council chats with Jim about where hemp has been and where it’s going in Florida. Jeff shares the importance of research & regulation in the hemp industry, how affordability is changing …

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Fried on Business – Fried on Weed: Veritas & Cannabis Capital

Episode 548: 01-22-20 Fried on Weed: Veritas Farms & Cannabis Capital Sustainable Hemp Farming in South Florida We’re joined by Derek Thomas of Veritas Farms once again to hear an update on the cannabis industry in South Florida. Derek answers questions on purity and safety. He also discusses the farming practices that have allowed Veritas to be a pioneer in this growing industry. Taking …

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Fried on Weed – 11.20.19 – Derek Thomas of Veritas Farms; South Dade Affordable Housing Update

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Episode 543: 11-20-19  Continuing the Conversation with Veritas Farms Jim Fried welcomes back Derek Thomas of Veritas Farms, to give an update on the CBD market in South Florida. He’ll discuss the importance of being educated on finding the purest products in a widely unregulated industry. Affordable Housing Update Jim gives an update on the affordable housing market in South Dade. Episode …

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Fried on Weed – 11.13.19 – Manny Johnson talks Hemp Legislation

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Episode 541: 11-13-19  Hemp Legislation, CBD, Vaping, & legal Marijuana  Jim Fried welcomes back Manny Johnson, our resident CBD & cannabis expert, in the studio to talk all things Florida hemp legislation. They’ll cover Florida’s hemp application process The dangers of vaping & what it means for legal marijuana How to buy the best CBD oil and much more   …

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Fried on Weed – 08.29.19 – Derek Thomas discusses Full Spectrum Hemp

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Episode 533: 08-29-19  Full Spectrum Hemp & CBD  Jim welcomes Derek Thomas, Vice President of Business Development at Veritas Farms. They’ll discuss full-spectrum hemp from a grower/producer perspective, CBD in the retailer space, sustainable farming practices, how consumers can tell they are getting quality products, projections for the hemp industry and much more.   Episode 533: 08-29-19 (To download, right-click and select “Save Link …

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Fried on Weed – 08.22.19 – The Cannabis Economy with Ross O’Brien

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Episode 532: 08-22-19  The Cannabis Economy & it’s impact across sectors and industries  Jim talks with guest Ross O’Brien about the Cannabis Economy.  They discuss the impact it is having here in the US and across the world. They also talk about the various sectors and industries that Cannabis investment opportunities exist.  Then chat about why the growth of the industry will …

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