Category Archives: Research

Volunteer Botanicals Opens Hemp Research Headquarters to Provide Cannabinoid Ingredients for Nutrition Supplements and Pharmaceuticals

Volunteer Botanicals Opens Hemp Research Headquarters to Provide Cannabinoid Ingredients for Nutrition Supplements and Pharmaceuticals BY JASON PICKLE Christiana, Tennessee-based Volunteer Botanicals, which provides manufacturers with consistent, versatile hemp-based ingredients for use in a wide variety of consumer products, is nearing the completion of a new research and development headquarters to help meet the growing demand […]

VB Featured in Cannabis Business Executive Magazine

What Cannabis Brands Can Learn From The Playskool Kitchen By Mike Luce: High Yield Insights mike@highyieldinsights.com On a recent trip to visit family, my mother-in-law dusted off (literally) some classic toys from storage. How she still had a trove of gently used toys from the ‘70s and ‘80s is something of a mystery. Apparently, she […]

Nutraceutical World: Could Terpenes Be The Next Big Thing in Supplements?

Could Terpenes Be The Next Big Thing in Supplements? Although volatile and hard to manage, terpenes offer botanic properties popular with today’s consumers without the regulatory hassles of CBD. by Volunteer Botanicals’ CEO, Derek Odette Not so long ago, few people other than botanists or chemists were familiar with the word “terpene,” much less possess […]

Volunteer Botanicals Makes Waves in Marijuana Times Article

Minor Cannabinoids Take Center Stage in New Suite of Consumer-friendly OTC Supplement Tablets  Feb 27, 2021 In a first-of-its-kind product, a new line of instant release CBD tablets combines compounded cannabinoid ingredients in precise formulations utilizing the patent-pending technology of Volunteer Botanicals. Prolifera Instant Release Tablets create combinations of CBD and minor cannabinoids that replace […]

VB’s CEO Derek Odette’s Article in MG Retailer Magazine

Preparing Today’s CBD Products for Tomorrow’s Market By Derek Odette  – February 16, 2021 You’ve probably noticed cannabinoids are everywhere these days. Since restrictions on hemp production and commerce were lifted by the 2018 farm bill, products containing cannabidiol (CBD) have proliferated in number and type across the United States. However, as new consumers investigate […]

Minor Cannabinoids Take Center Stage in New Suite of Consumer-friendly OTC Supplement Tablets

Minor Cannabinoids Take Center Stage in New Suite of Consumer-friendly OTC Supplement Tablets Volunteer Botanicals Wed, February 17, 2021, 7:00 AM CST·5 min read Yahoo Finance Press Coverage: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/minor-cannabinoids-center-stage-suite-130000111.html Volunteer Botanicals’ ‘flowable powders’ enable line of compounded cannabinoids in oil-free, fast-acting tablets from Hempleton Investment Group MURFREESBORO, Tenn., Feb. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In […]

Thinking Outside the Bud Podcast, Featuring Jason Pickle

Podcast can be found here: https://www.thinkingoutsidethebud.com/podcast/220-jason-pickle ABOUT THE PODCAST Thinking Outside the Bud is a business podcast devoted to driving innovation in the cannabis space. During each episode, we speak with founders, investors, thought leaders, researchers, advocates, and policy makers who are finding new and exciting ways for cannabis to positively impact business, society, and culture.

Tennessee’s Volunteer Botanicals Breaks Ground on New Research and Development Headquarters

Tue, September 22, 2020, 7:00 AM CDT https://finance.yahoo.com/news/tennessee-volunteer-botanicals-breaks-ground-120000070.html Murfreesboro facility to serve growing demand for cannabinoid ingredients among nutrition supplement and pharmaceutical manufacturers MURFREESBORO, Tenn., Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tennessee-based Volunteer Botanicals, which provides manufacturers with consistent, versatile hemp-based ingredients for use in a wide variety of consumer products, recently broke ground on a […]

Volunteer Botanicals and Open Book Extracts Webinar Replay Link

(Click the link below for replay of the webinar) https://openbookextracts.com/2020/09/10/volunteer-botanicals-webinar/   Consumer preferences in the cannabinoid market continue to evolve. As we have developed innovative ingredients to match the demands of the evolving marketplace, we have found that many of our clients’ end consumers are passionate about single dose products that fit seamlessly into their […]

Breakthrough Formulations with Minor Cannabinoids Enabled by Patent-pending Technology

September 01, 2020 08:00 ET Breakthrough Formulations with Minor Cannabinoids Enabled by Patent-pending Technology Volunteer Botanicals’ Lipid Neutralization System converts hemp crude, distillates and isolates into “flowable” powders, creating entirely new ingredients MURFREESBORO, Tenn., Sept. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the use and availability of full-spectrum cannabidiol (CBD) becomes nearly ubiquitous, researchers and manufacturers […]