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California Coffee Growers Turn to Cannabis Biotech for New Plants

March 31, 2018

Coffee seedling held by Frinj Coffee.
A coffee seedling held by Frinj Coffee.

In an article by Daily Coffee News, they discuss our relationship with Frinj Coffee and coffee production in California. Read an excerpt from the article below:

"Frinj Coffee, which hopes to make California a viable origin region for commercially produced specialty coffee, is turning to a cannabis-focused biotech company for plant development.

"Frinj and Colorado-based Front Range Biosciences (FRB) have signed a letter of intent for a production agreement that will provide Frinj with more than 3 million coffee root cuttings between 2018 and 2022, the companies announced today.

"FRB has its own roots in the cannabis industry, where it applies its in-house Clean Stock® certification program for plant tissue propagation to guarantee to producers that each individual plant arrives at the farm disease-free, pesticide-free and consistent."

 

Read the full article here.


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