KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Sept. 3, 2019 – Blühen Botanicals entered the hemp industry in 2018 as presenting sponsor of the Southern Hemp Expo, and the emerging hemp company will be presenting sponsor of the event again in 2019.
In its first year, Blühen made significant gains in the domestic hemp industry including a $30.06 million investment from SOL Global Investments Corp. as part of SOL Global’s portfolio company, Heavenly Rx.
Blühen opened its 4,086 sq. ft. flagship retail wellness location in Knoxville, TN in May 2019 and launched its premium brand of hemp products including full spectrum extract oil, softgels, flower, and pre-rolls.
Most recently in July 2019, Blühen announced a four-year partnership with the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture to conduct research focused on agronomic practices for hemp production in Tennessee.
Blühen will soon announce a certified organic processing designation for its crude and distillate products.
Four members of the Blühen team will be speaking at the Southern Hemp Expo:
- Joe Fox: Co-Founder and CEO, “As Global Markets Converge”, Sept. 6, 11:00am
- Clint Palmer: Senior Farm and Extraction Analyst, “The Future of Hemp Flower”, Sept.6, 4:15pm
- Donald Fowlkes, Ph.D.: Chief Agronomist, Certified Seed, Genetics and the Future of Hemp Cultivation”, Sept. 7, 11:00am
- Cody Seals: Farming Operations Director, “Cannabis IPM – Managing Pests”, Sept.7, 11:45am
About Blühen Botanicals
Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Blühen Botanicals is a hemp biomass processing and extraction company with farming and distribution partners across the United States. With a dedicated, highest quality hemp research facility, Blühen works with manufacturers to produce custom formulations for its own blend of boutique wellness products such as full spectrum hemp extract oils, softgels, creams, and pet treats and oils. The company employs expert entomologists, plant pathologists, agronomists, chemists, and engineers. Learn more at www.bluhenbotanicals.com.