In the Weeds with Jimmy Young

In the Weeds with Jimmy Young

Latest Episodes

Episode 60: KUSH CO CEO Nick Kovacevich-is a Cannabis Advocate who is bullish on weed reform -On In The Weeds
August 03, 2020

You can read him in Forbes, see and hear him in news media, he's Nick Kovacevich CEO of Kush Co Holdings in California, a publicly traded successful ancillary business in the cannabis industry. He isn't afraid to wave the flag for cannabis reform in the U

Episode 59: Study Cannabis? Now you can in college! Educator Rob Mejia of Stockton U in NJ on In The Weeds
July 27, 2020

Most people go to college to learn about subjects that interest them, or to start to lay the groundwork for a professional career. College is also a place where many people get their first exposure to cannabis. In 2020, you can now earn college course cre

Episode 58: Cannabis Law Report's Teri Buhl on the latest with High Times, will they ever get to IPO? Weed Talk
July 20, 2020

Teri Buhl from Cannabis Law Reports has been a tenacious journalist for decades. In 2008 when she was writing for the New York Post, she was one of the first reporters to identify the illegal dealings by IndyMac. She protects her sources, and has earned a

Episode 57: Get Re-Leaf with Uncle Pete-Master Maine Caregiver, Advocate, and on his 4th lease on life!
July 13, 2020

Maine, the way life should be, Vacationland, it's a special place in New England. Uncle Pete Tranchemontagne calls Sanford Maine his home. He's been a caregiver in the medical cannabis space in his home state for as long as they existed. He helped change

Episode 56: A little CBD with your tea? Dean Harris, builds brands. Now he's got a CBD product. In The Weeds
July 06, 2020

Kayak, Vonage, Hot Jobs, and Chrysler Fiat. Do you know those brands? Dean Harris built them. Ok, maybe not by himself, but a Chief Marketing Officer for over 40 years in all industry, all in New York where he is part of a century legacy in the advertisi

Episode 54: What's in your weed? Ask the Experts at MCR Labs! In The Weeds with Jimmy Young
June 29, 2020

The word is cannabidiol . You might recognize it as CBD. The second most "prevalent" chemical in the cannabis sativa plant. You go to the head of the science class is you know what this is "C21 H30 O2"? (hint: the answer is above!) You are probably more f

Episode 53: CBD, the Cure or Snake Oil? Is it safe? Flower and Tonic CEO Founder Alissa Merrill on In The Weeds
June 22, 2020

After years working in big Pharma, Alissa Merrill was looking for alternatives to the treatment of pain and discovered the power of the plant cannabis sativa. Now expert on its development and use as a medicine for the treatment of pain and other disorder

Episode 52: For 12 years Lance Kreck served our country in the Army's Green he's hosting Hemp 101!
June 15, 2020

Lance Kreck has served his country for over a decade in the US Army's Green Berets. After a training accident ended his military career, he has turned to cannabis for his next venture. Recently his Hemp CBD company Hippie Hemp company had to close because

Episode 51: A Pro Cannabis Rabbi? Now that's Kosher! Rabbi Yaakov Cohen on In The Weeds with Jimmy Young
June 10, 2020

He's studied in Jerusalem, Israel, he grew up in California, now he's in Houston Texas running an International Kosher Food Certification business. Rabbi Yaakov Cohen talks about the process, the healing powers of the herb cannabis sativa, and the teachin

Episode 50: The Ganja Project founder Omari Jackson goes In The Weeds with Jimmy Young!
June 01, 2020

He's a filmmaker, producer, activist, creator, director...he's M. Omari Jackson and he calls himself the "Ganjactivist!" What is that? Jamaica and cannabis are forever related, now with international markets opening is that island nation ready to become t