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Hemp Fails the Economic “Taste Test” as an Alt-Meat Additive

Hemp Fails the Economic “Taste Test” as an Alt-Meat Additive

PanXchange examines a case study of hemp protein use in retail food products by a company named Craft Foods, and ...
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BETWEEN TWO HEMP STALKS.

Between Two Hemp Stalks: Annie Rouse & the Issue of 1% THC in Hemp

Enjoy a transcript of a conversation between PanXchange’s CEO, Julie Lerner, and Annie Rouse, Co-founder of OP Innovates, Overcome, Hemp ...
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Indoor Growth

Hemp Carbon Footprint

CSU researchers have determined that growing one ounce of the hemp is equivalent to burning up to 60 liters of ...
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Oil

So Which Cannabinoid Works Best For What?

Nowadays, there are so many acronyms in the cannabis and hemp industry that unfamiliar people may get lost in confusion ...
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Virtual Conversation Starter: Grandma, do you Use Hemp Products?

Virtual Conversation Starter: Grandma, do you Use Hemp Products?

The pandemic has made it a tough time for senior citizens who wish to spend time with their loved ones; ...
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Microdosing

The Basics of Microdosing

Microdosing has become a common phrase throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. While so many continue to work from home, some have ...
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2020 is the Year of Cannabis Legalization, but that Doesn’t Make it a Commodity

2020 is the Year of Cannabis Legalization, but that Doesn’t Make it a Commodity

November 3, 2020 was a clear win for the cannabis industry. Five states passed legislation that legalized some form of ...
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E-Frac Fleets, A Future of Promise or Peril? 

An interesting advancement in technology in the oilfield services space is the NOV Ideal e-frac fleet. NOV’s e-frac fleet is ...
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Kombucha

Is my CBD kombucha legal?

Nowadays, CBD seems to be everywhere you go, from your convenience store Kombucha to your local coffee shops CBD latte, ...
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Do you need THC for CBD to work?

Do you need THC for CBD to work?

The cannabis plant is complex, with over a hundred cannabinoids and terpenes that all have different applications. To those that ...
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Government

Hydraulic Fracturing: A Series of Events in Key Oil Producing States

While hydraulic fracturing activity is, in some cases, governed federally (such as when conducted on federal land), but based on ...
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Hemp Carbon Credits Market

How to Best Prepare for the Hemp Carbon Credits Market

Carbon stored in soil could soon become a unique subset of commodity crops. This emerging market aims to incentivize the ...
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BETWEEN TWO HEMP STALKS

Between Two Hemp Stalks

Lerner: Often, during industrial hemp harvests, many farmers share with PanXchange their frustration of wasting hemp hurd, so I’m glad ...
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Farm Bill Extension Leaves Opportunities and Hurdles For the Hemp Industry

Farm Bill Extension Leaves Opportunities and Hurdles For the Hemp Industry

2020 has been both a year of dynamic transition and reset for the hemp industry. The market is experiencing fundamental ...
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Dairy Milk

Almond, Soy, Oat, and Even Hemp Milk!

Over the last few years, non-dairy milk has been popping up all over coffee shops and grocery store shelves. This ...
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Hurricane

Severe Weather’s Effect on Biomass & Smokable Flower Supply

PanXchange Blog The American hemp farmer can’t seem to catch a break between the two significant problems they face: legislative ...
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Canada_USA

Canadian-US Hemp Grain Market is Heating Up

Before CBD was a product category, hemp grain, oils, and protein were in high demand. Driven by consumer demand for ...
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Oil and Gas

Liberty acquires Schlumberger’s Hydraulic Fracturing Division (OneStim): The Frac Sand Perspective

In one of the most monumental transactions in the hydraulic fracturing industry to date, Schlumberger (one of the largest oilfield ...
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Hemp Field

Why Reporting Your Hemp Acreage to the FSA Matters

We highlight some of our conversations with industry professionals who explain the many ways that underreporting hurts the industry as ...
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Hemp-Filled Public Urinals

Hemp-Filled Public Urinals

The hemp industry has praised the hemp market value for its versatility to be molded and used in hundreds of ...
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THC

What is Delta 8 THC?

Delta 8 THC (D8) is a major cannabinoid present in both hemp and cannabis, mimicking the psychoactive effects of its ...
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A Case Study on Frac Sand and ESG (Environmental, Social & Corporate Governance)

A Case Study on Frac Sand and ESG (Environmental, Social & Corporate Governance)

In our latest blog post, we would like to give a high-level summary of a case study on Canadian E&P Crew Energy. Crew ...
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Farming

FSA’s August Crop Report – What’s Missing?

The USDA Farm Service Agencies (FSA) Crop Acreage Report on industrial hemp left the PanXchange’s hemp team scratching our collective ...
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Carbon Emissions

Hemp’s Role in Carbon Offset

Even in the hemp industry, virtually all facets, including extraction equipment and greenhouse grows, ultimately have a large carbon footprint ...
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Financial District

Hemp Customer Due Diligence

After the 2018 Farm Bill, financial institutions have been struggling to come to terms with how to regulate their hemp-related ...
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Waste Management

Hemp Transparency: Where Does the Hemp Plastic Go?

Over the last few years, hemp has received plenty of fame for its potential environmental impacts that come from its ...
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The Frontier of Rig Platform Robotics

The Frontier of Rig Platform Robotics

Rig platforms are often in remote locations with harsh, dangerous environments and limited resources for human operators on site. That ...
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FS

Lower Costs, Optimize Supply Chain, Emerge Stronger from the Downturn

During periods of low oil prices, industry players commonly perform “look back” exercises to lower their costs and optimize their ...
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The Oilfield Equipment Market

In North Dakota, a used Caterpillar Oil swabbing rig which would cost over $500,000 new was sold for $27,500 (a ...
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Horse

Hemp Horse Bedding – A Look Into the Florida Market

Driving north on i75, from Tampa to Tallahassee, is what some consider to be a boring drive. Views solely consist ...
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Intersection of Hemp and Marijuana

The Intersection of Hemp and Marijuana

Cannabis Sativa L. is a genus or family of plants, whereunder Federal and State laws have subdivided the greater industry ...
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Oil and Gas Technology - Efficient, Flexible & Scalable

Oil and Gas Technology – Efficient, Flexible & Scalable

Advancements in technology are best implemented under the correct context, and in oil and gas, a significant talking point with ...
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Be a Price Maker, Not a Price Taker

Be a Price Maker, Not a Price Taker

Virtually every physical commodity market (even specialty markets such as industrial hemp and specialty sand for the energy industry) is currently experiencing a significant oversupply scenario.  ...
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Effects of the Ethanol Market on CBD Industry

Financial and commodity markets, regardless of the industry, have changed due to the outbreak of COVID-19.  ...
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Painting a Picture: The Perils of US Shale

Painting a Picture: The Perils of US Shale

The team at PanXchange wanted to shed some perspective on how calamitous of a downturn this has been for the ...
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The Hemp Marathon

The Hemp Marathon

These rulings continue, despite a federal decision to de-schedule hemp as a controlled substance and forty-seven individual states adopting some ...
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Hydraulic Fracturing: Using Machine Learning to Get the “Right Recipe”

Hydraulic Fracturing: Using Machine Learning to Get the “Right Recipe”

The “tried and true” way to assess the performance of an oil well is to compute the total cost per ...
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JPMorgan Commodity Center Symposium: A White Paper on the Seven Stages of Commodity Market Evolution

JPMorgan Commodity Center Symposium: A White Paper on the Seven Stages of Commodity Market Evolution

Ms. Julie Lerner, Chief Executive Officer, PanXchange, participated in the commodity industry panel during the JPMCC’s 3rd Annual International Commodities ...
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The Slow, Painful Post-COVID Oil Price Recovery

The Slow, Painful Post-COVID Oil Price Recovery

An interesting argument was inspired by popular energy analyst and engineer David Ramsden-Wood, who I credit with initially addressing this ...
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Generic Manufacturing: The Buried Treasure Beneath the [Frac] Sand

Generic Manufacturing: The Buried Treasure Beneath the [Frac] Sand

Frac sand suppliers have struggled in the current market environment. Crude oil prices have crumbled amid a major oversupply (especially ...
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Offshore Crude Oil Storage Trading and Making Record Profits in a Global Market Downturn

Offshore Crude Oil Storage Trading and Making Record Profits in a Global Market Downturn

Faced with an unprecedented imbalance of supply and demand for crude oil, amid COVID-19 and the OPEC+ fallout, traders have ...
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Compass

Physicals, Futures, & Forwards. Know Your Nomenclature

Futures, forwards, cash markets, spot markets, derivatives…. Let’s get the lingo right and get to some more sophisticated price risk ...
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Hemp Biomass Crop Insurance and Price Risk- How to forward sell with @PanXchange

Hemp Biomass Crop Insurance and Price Risk- How to forward sell with @PanXchange

On February 6th, 2020, the USDA released details of three types of crop insurance for US growers of industrial hemp.  This ...
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