71 episodes

Cannabis is becoming mainstream - you can pick up CBD oil at your local Boots - what the hell is going on!?! As the cannabis industry in Canada and parts of the US is starting to grab headlines, medicinal cannabis in Europe is starting to gain traction as well. Experts predict the worldwide industry could be worth in excess of $300bn within 10 years, with Europe forming the biggest market within that, so there's plenty to get excited about.
I want to find out more about what's happening, and I'm bringing you along for the ride. Join me as I speak to a wide variety of guests who are helping to shape this nascent sector. I'll be interviewing patients, lawyers, doctors, scientists, entrepreneurs, investors and many more, as we discover how, and why, this much maligned and misunderstood plant is giving birth to a huge global business.

The Cannabis Conversation | Medical Cannabis | CBD | Hemp Anuj Desai

    • Business
    • 4.9, 77 Ratings

Cannabis is becoming mainstream - you can pick up CBD oil at your local Boots - what the hell is going on!?! As the cannabis industry in Canada and parts of the US is starting to grab headlines, medicinal cannabis in Europe is starting to gain traction as well. Experts predict the worldwide industry could be worth in excess of $300bn within 10 years, with Europe forming the biggest market within that, so there's plenty to get excited about.
I want to find out more about what's happening, and I'm bringing you along for the ride. Join me as I speak to a wide variety of guests who are helping to shape this nascent sector. I'll be interviewing patients, lawyers, doctors, scientists, entrepreneurs, investors and many more, as we discover how, and why, this much maligned and misunderstood plant is giving birth to a huge global business.

    EPISODE #71 Medical Cannabis in Europe with Alfredo Pascual, International Analyst at Marijuana Business Daily

    EPISODE #71 Medical Cannabis in Europe with Alfredo Pascual, International Analyst at Marijuana Business Daily

    We discuss MJBizDaily's latest report - Medical Cannabis In Europe (2nd Edition) - and a high-level overview of the European cannabis market in 2019.

    • 41 min
    EPISODE #70 Cultivating Cannabis at Scale with Ryan Douglas, Cannabis Growth Consultant at Ryan Douglas Cultivation LLC.

    EPISODE #70 Cultivating Cannabis at Scale with Ryan Douglas, Cannabis Growth Consultant at Ryan Douglas Cultivation LLC.

    We discuss the ideal parameters for cannabis growth, the differences between hydroponics and organic farming, and the importance of genetics.

    • 38 min
    EPISODE #69 Cannabis and Hemp in India with Jahan Peston Jamas and Avnish Pandya, Co-Founders of Bombay Hemp Company

    EPISODE #69 Cannabis and Hemp in India with Jahan Peston Jamas and Avnish Pandya, Co-Founders of Bombay Hemp Company

    We discuss indigenous and historical applications of the cannabis plant in India, its use in Ayurvedic medicine, landrace strains, and current attitudes towards hemp and cannabis in India.

    • 34 min
    EPISODE #68 European Cannabis - A Dutch View with Tjalling Erkelens, Co-Founder and CEO of Bedrocan

    EPISODE #68 European Cannabis - A Dutch View with Tjalling Erkelens, Co-Founder and CEO of Bedrocan

    We examine attitudes towards CBD, medical, and recreational cannabis in The Netherlands, alongside discussing the importance of consistency and standardisation of medical cannabis.

    • 49 min
    EPISODE #67 Cannabis and Evolution with Dr. Ethan Russo, leading Medical Cannabis Doctor and Researcher

    EPISODE #67 Cannabis and Evolution with Dr. Ethan Russo, leading Medical Cannabis Doctor and Researcher

    This episode, we discuss the origins and evolution of both the cannabis plant and the endocannabinoid system. We also look into how the biochemical diversity of cannabis has been altered by humans over time.

    • 33 min
    EPISODE #66 Uses of Industrial Hemp with Mark Reinders, CEO of HempFlax Group and Board Member of the European Industrial Hemp Association

    EPISODE #66 Uses of Industrial Hemp with Mark Reinders, CEO of HempFlax Group and Board Member of the European Industrial Hemp Association

    We explore the uses and applications of industrial hemp including its use in home insulation, as a bioplastic, and as a building material.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
77 Ratings

77 Ratings

sundaybiles ,

Great insights on the emerging cannabis industry

Can’t recommend enough The Cannabis Conversation for anyone looking to explore the various facets of the cannabis industry. Anuj Desai picks the brains of the great and the good behind the current green rush. Well worth a listen

Tha Cannabis Fund ,

The best informative podcast on cannabis

Great podcast for professional information on the emerging cannabis space in Europe.

harry sharpers ,

The Leading Cannabis Podcast

A very informative and interesting podcast with great expoert guests trying to grow the Cannabis industry worldwide. Well done Anuj.

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