The Real Dirt with Chip Baker

The Real Dirt with Chip Baker

Latest Episodes

Investing in Cannabis with Louis Han
April 02, 2019

Getting outside financing in the cannabis industry has never been easier. It's also never been more competitive. - Louis Han is the Director of Deal Flow for The Arcview Group, an investment firm that has put over $240 million into more than 200 diffe...

The Future of The Legal Hemp Industry
March 26, 2019

It's the first Real Dirt Hempisode! The legal hemp industry is taking off faster than some entrepreneurs can handle. While some are already struggling to stay afloat, many are capitalizing on the new legal industry,

Inside Maryland’s Medical Marijuana Industry
March 19, 2019

Maryland's medical marijuana industry is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing and most prevalent industries on the East Coast. In the first episode of Season 3 of The Real Dirt Podcast, Chip hangs out with Jay and David of Culta in Baltimore.

Breaking the Stoner Stereotype
December 04, 2018

Envision a "stoner" in your head. Do you see a tie-dye shirt, or a suit and tie? The industry is changing, and so are the people working in it. Some people see this as the death of a culture. Others see it as the birth of a new one.

Connecting to Your Cannabis: Tony Don’t Smoke OG
November 27, 2018

You can tell when your cannabis is sad. What if your cannabis can tell when you're sad too? Find out in Tony Don't Smoke OG Ep. 109.

Getting Cannabis Industry Jobs: Industry Employment Guide
November 20, 2018

It seems like a new state is legalizing cannabis every few months! And you know what the means...a ton of cannabis industry jobs! - But if you don't know where to look, how to apply, and what the requirements are where you're looking,

The New Taxonomy of Cannabis
November 13, 2018

The taxonomy of cannabis is changing. That is, the definition of what makes cannabis cannabis is changing. What we know as indica and sativa is not the full truth. - It's been diluted a lot through pop culture and a lack of scientific information reg...

Is Hemp Constitutional in Colorado? Harvest Special Pt. 5
November 06, 2018

Amendment X could bring a big change to the Colorado hemp industry. In the final Harvest Special episode of The Real Dirt, Chip dives into Amendment X, what it means for Colorado, and how it could put the state ahead or behind,

Seed Breeding: luck or skill?
October 30, 2018

Every grower dreams of seed breeding. The reality is anybody can plant a seed and get results. They just might not be the results you want. In this weeks installment of Tony Don't Smoke OG, the gang puffs on some OG and Cookies as they talk seed huntin...

Maintaining Cannabis Quality: Tony Don’t Smoke OG Ep. 107
October 23, 2018

Cannabis quality isn't everything when it comes to growing, but it's definitely at the top of the list. In this week's episode of Tony Don't Smoke OG, Chip, Tony and i225 talk quality and how to maintain consistency in your grow.