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Nutritional Benefits of Hemp Food

As hemp food products continue to grow in popularity consumers are finding out about all of their amazing benefits. From protein, to healthy fats and essential nutrients, hemp is an all-natural superfood that provides the building blocks for a healthy, balanced, and nutritious diet.  What is Hemp Food? Although the hemp plant can be used for a variety of purposes, the whole plant itself is not an edible food. When we refer to hemp food,

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Humans & Hemp

As hemp food becomes a more popular choice for selecting healthy, local, and sustainable food, it’s important for consumers to understand our history with hemp as a food source. Because believe it or not, our relationship with hemp food dates pretty far back.  What is Hemp? Hemp refers to a variety of Cannabis that contains 0.3% or less THC. Most enthusiasts know hemp as the plant that doesn’t get you high. It has many uses

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CBD Dosage: How do I know how much to take?

As CBD products grow in popularity, it is important to be informed on the important question of how much to take. The short answer is that everyone is different when it comes to dosing their CBD, and it may take a couple of weeks to really dial it in. Some individuals consume more CBD to manage chronic conditions, whereas some consumers use much less to deal with common conditions. Although you should consult with your

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How CBD Helps with Stress & Anxiety

As CBD grows in popularity its benefits are becoming well known to consumers throughout the world. One of those well known benefits is relief from stress and anxiety.  Why is this important? Well, did you know that anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the United States, affecting more than 40 million adults, which is roughly 20% of the population? Based upon this data it is evident that we need better treatments and

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Why Craft CBD Matters

If this was a blog about local beer, I probably wouldn’t have to explain that there’s a difference between a small batch product and a mass-produced one. We’re no strangers to craft here in Minnesota. In recent years, we have seen a massive boom in craft breweries and distilleries throughout our state, but there once was a time when smaller breweries struggled to compete with the mega-brewers’ low prices and high marketing budgets. But as

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Which CBD Product is Right For Me?

You know that CBD comes from the hemp plant. But how do you know which CBD product to buy? With all the CBD products on the market today, it can be confusing to know which product is right for you – so we’ve made it easier with this Minny Grown Product Guide.  From chronic pain to anxiety, this post thoroughly reviews the Minny Grown product line and offers some insight into figuring out which product

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Does CBD Help with Chronic Pain?

As you may know by now, CBD stands for cannabidiol. It is a phytocannabinoid that is naturally produced in hemp plants. CBD does not cause an intoxication or euphoria, but rather therapeutic and medicinal benefits. As CBD becomes more popular with the public, educated consumers are opting for CBD for their pain management needs.  The reason so many people are finding pain relief with CBD lies within our bodies’ endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS is

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What Hemp with Heart Means to Us

With all the external noise and negativity occurring in the world today, we decided to go the opposite direction at Minny Grown: we focus on love. Hemp with Heart represents both the heart we put into our craft CBD and the hearts of those we help. By focusing on the hearts of others who are searching for better ways to improve their mental and physical well-being, we are creating positive change in the Minnesota community

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Does CBD Oil Contain THC?

The growing popularity of CBD products has brought a lot of attention to this question. The short answer is yes, some CBD oil does contain THC — legally it can contain up to 0.3% THC — but it’s important to understand what that means so you can make an informed buying decision.  CBD won’t get you high THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is one of many compounds found in the resin secreted by glands of cannabis plants. THC

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Our Soil to Oil Process

In our very first Minny Talks video, Minny Grown founder Zach Rohr walks through a brief description of our proven Soil to Oil process. Our unique approach to hemp extraction and the crafting of full-spectrum CBD products in this way allows us to maintain direct oversight and ensure quality throughout each step of our process. We provide true craft and small-batch CBD you can trust. Stay tuned to the blog and be sure to subscribe

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The Minny Grown Story

In this blog our founder, Zach Rohr, writes and reflects on the origins of Minny Grown and his connection to the Minnesota community.  Made in Minnesota  Minnesota has always been my home. I was born and raised in the small town of Hastings where I went to high school and now live. I have always had aspirations to succeed and to make a positive impact on the others around me. I was fortunate enough to

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What is CBD?

Our most common question: What is CBD? CBD comes from the hemp plant. It stands for Cannabidiol, a phytocannabinoid (organic compound) that is naturally produced in nearly all species of cannabis plants.  Contrary to popular belief, CBD does not cause the intoxication or euphoria that comes from marijuana. While hemp and marijuana are both varieties of the cannabis plant, they are not the same. It is THC in marijuana, not CBD in hemp, that produces

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