Bart Schaneman

Bart Schaneman

Author at Marijuana Business Daily

About Bart Schaneman

Bart has worked as a reporter and editor since 2003 for newspapers in California, Nebraska, and South Korea. He has won several awards for his writing and photography, including a Nebraska Press Association award for in-depth coverage of an environmental fight over fracking wastewater. His work has appeared in The Week, the Washington Post, Salon, and the Omaha World-Herald, among other publications.
Location Denver, CO

More From Bart Schaneman

cannabis industry

The Wildfires In Western U.S. Are Delaying The Outdoor Cannabis Harvest While Exposing Climate Impact

Wildfire smoke swirled over Washington state, Oregon and California, with smoke clouds blotting out the sun during a critical phase of a cannabis plant's growth cycle - when the plant is finishing its production of flower.
cannabis industry

Extreme Weather Patterns Are Forcing Cannabis Growers To Rethink Their Cultivation Strategy

Adapting to climate change and unpredictable weather can be a headache for many in the marijuana industry.
Marijuana

Early Freeze In Colorado Could Cost Weed & Hemp Farmers Millions

Earlier than normal cold conditions could result in lots of loss flower for farmers.
Cannabusiness

This State's New Organic Certification Plan Could Help Cannabis Growers' Bottom Line

With cannabis illegal under federal law, cannabis businesses cannot call products organic under the U.S. Department of Agriculture's certification program. So California has proposed its own "comparable-to-organic cannabis standards."
Cost Cutting

5 Ways Cannabis Businesses Can Use Technology To Cut Costs, Promote Safety Amid Pandemic

Automation has many uses in the cannabis industry. Here are five ways cultivators and producers are cutting costs amid the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Marketing

Key Marketing Lessons Cannabis Companies Learned During 4/20

"Social media and content marketing are critical."
Cannabusiness

How The Current Crisis Is Reshaping The Cannabis Industry For The Long Term

Political setbacks, real estate opportunities, and a pivot to delivery are a few of the things cannabis industry experts say to anticipate.
Coronavirus

How Coronavirus In China Could Financially Boost US Hemp & CBD Producers

"Any kind of hiccup in that supply chain on their end allows American farmers to get into the international market."
Import Export Business

How The Coronavirus Is Expected To Disrupt The Cannabis Vape Supply Chain

This issue underscores the vulnerabilities in the global marketplace that marijuana companies rely on.
Vape

How Cannabis Vape Companies Are Using Technology To Ensure Consumer Confidence And Bolster Sales

To regain trust with customers during the vaping crisis, some vape brands are getting smart about how they use technology.
Legal Marijuana

Cross-Pollination Could Cost Marijuana Farmers Several Thousand Dollars As Hemp Production Expands Nationwide

Due to increased hemp production, cross-pollination is leading to severe financial damages to some farms.
Vape

How Cannabis Vaporizer Firms Can Protect Themselves In The Wake Of Vaping Crisis

In the wake of the vaping crisis, it's important to know how a business can survive.
Legal Marijuana

New California Laws Allow Some Marijuana Firms To Deduct Expenses On State Returns

The hope is to help normalize marijuana as an agricultural commodity.
Legal Marijuana

Licensing Snafu Could Cost California Cannabis Growers Thousands in Lost Revenue, Possible Shutdowns

California is the world's largest legal marijuana market but nobody is claiming it is the best regulated.
Legal Marijuana

Denver's Marijuana Czar Reflects on Running America's First Legal, Adult-Use Weed Market

Ashley Kilroy isn't in the cannabis business but she knows as much about it as just about anybody who is.