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Healthy Insider Podcast: U.S. hemp goes global – podcast

Industry Veteran Garrett Bain Takes the Reins at EcoGen Biosciences

Perhaps the largest vertically integrated hemp firm in the U.S. was formed in 2020 when CPG brand Kadenwood acquired Colorado-based supplier EcoGen. Garrett Bain is president of EcoGen and a veteran of the hemp CBD supply business. Natural Products Insider senior editor Todd Runestad sat down with Bain to discuss:

  • The evolving Asian markets, and how Australia is a stepping stone to Asia.
  • Specifics around the “complicated” regulatory environment in Canada.
  • How the European market improves the quality of U.S.-grown hemp.