Hemp Q&A

Q&A Hemp

Consumer Edition Vol. 1

Is hemp-derived CBD safe for consumers?

The World Health Organization shares that, “In humans, CBD exhibits no effects indicative of any abuse or dependence potential…. To date, there is no evidence of public health related problems associated with the use of pure CBD.”  The possible danger lies in improperly tested plant matter that may contain heavy metals and pesticides.

How is hemp-derived CBD defined?

The 2014 Farm Bill state that, “hemp-derived CBD do not exceed 0.3% THC in any part of the plant in any stage up to finished product.”  

When is hemp-derived CBD considered marijuana?

Hemp-derived CBD is considered marijuana under federal law when the total THC levels exceed .3%.

What is included in the total tetrahydrocannabinol result?

According to the USDA, they share that the total tetrahydrocannabinol is inclusive of all of the following; isomers, acids, salts, and salts of isomers of tetrahydrocannabinols.

Is hemp-derived CBD legal in my state?

The 2014 Farm Bill recognizes legal hemp-derived CBD as long as it does not exceed .3% THC.

The DEA still considers CBD a schedule one drug.

Each state has the possibility to implement its own hemp program and adhere to it, more information about your specific state can be found at Green Roads World

Is hemp-derived CBD legal in all 50 states?

Yes, hemp-derived CBD is legal in all 50 states not exceeding .3% THC.

What requirement tests are performed and available to the state, businesses and consumers for hemp?

Hemp-derived CBD products should include COA's regardless of what state it originates from

What is a COA?

COA stands for Certificate of Analysis which is review of potency of the cannabinoids.

 Does CBD get you high?

CBD does not produce a euphoric head high like it's friend THC, it can produce calming and anxiety relief.
Will I fail a drug test if I consumer CBD products?
The only product that will not make you fail a drug test is pure CBD or CBG isolate.  Everything else carries a small amount of THC under .3% federal limits.  THC stores within your fat, so your best bet for wanting to pass a drug test, do not consumer any products with any amounts of THC even under .3% federal limits.
Where is it safe to consume hemp products?
Consuming hemp products should be enjoyable, we suggest using it in a private location thats owned by yourself or a friend.  Smoking in public places like parks can often be illegal, especially at places like Disney Land no one is above the law even medical patients.  
Can I consumer hemp products and drive?
Like any medication that has the potential to impair ones functioning in anyway we suggest you use your product at times when you do not have to operate a moving vehicle or machinery.

FDA Disclaimer 

The statements made regarding these products have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The efficacy of these products has not been confirmed by FDA-approved research. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. All information presented here is not meant as a substitute for or alternative to information from healthcare practitioners. Please consult your healthcare professional about potential interactions or other possible complications before using any product. The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act require this notice.

 

Resources:

https://www.greenroadsworld.com/pages/is-cbd-legal/

http://www.ncsl.org/research/agriculture-and-rural-development/state-industrial-hemp-statutes.aspx

https://nifa.usda.gov/industrial-hemp

https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/publications/41740/15867_ages001e_1_.pdf?v=0

http://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/89d621_884253959e95416aa5973114084f10b0.pdf

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA) DISCLOSURE

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Ranchera Familia Q&A

Where is Ranchera Familia located?

We are located in Fresno County, California at 2000 feet above elevation in the Sierra Mountains.

Who is Ranchera Familia? 

Ranchera familia was founded by Sue in 2018 in Oregon.  Ranchera Familia expanded its operation to in 2020 to California with the help of her fiancé and farm land partner Crocquito who is the Hemp Farm Advisory Specialist.  Lauren came on board later that year as the Chief Vibes Curator to handle the fine tune details of the design aspects of the brand.

What is our growing style?

Through promoting a balance of low energy use, investing in reusable farming styles such as cover cropping and in ground cages, seed propagation and preservation, and healthy garden inputs we can reduce our carbon footprint while revitalizing the land we live and farm on for generations after.  

Are your products sustainable? 

Are your products sustainable? 

Yes, they sure are.  We only source our packaging from companies in the US.  All of our glass packaging is completely reusable from the jars to the pre-roll tubes. All of our joint and cigarette tubes are 100% hemp, Even our CBD cigarettes come in a 100% hemp carton making it the first cigarette that is 100% completely made of industrial hemp in the world.

Do you grow your own flower?

All of our flowers are grown right here on our farm from seed to table, through eco-friendly farming practices including revitalizing the land and our no-waste model that ensures everything has a purpose. 

Do we make our own products?

Yes, all of our flower is grown, harvested, dried, trimmed and packaged on our farm.

Do we offer COA's?

Yes, we offer full-compliance test results available on all of our product pages tested by state of California accredited hemp testing facilities.

Do we offer topicals?

Yes, you can purchase our sister topical companies product at The Bitchy Hippie

Do you offer wholesale or white-labeling opportunities?

Yes, please click this link here to take you to our contact form to learn more and connect with us today.

Is your farm seasonal?

Our outdoor boutique flower is seasonal each year with harvest in September to October with 7 small batch varieties available?