Ingredients Matter- A Breakdown of our Salve Ingredients and Their Common Uses

2019-12-04T13:07:52-05:00

In a previous post we talked all about the Baraka Shea Butter in our hemp salve, and a few people were curious about the other ingredients. Of course they’re listed on our site, but it’s always good to know the value and purpose of each one if possible. So we’ve put together a little [...]

Ingredients Matter- A Breakdown of our Salve Ingredients and Their Common Uses2019-12-04T13:07:52-05:00

What’s the Difference Between CBD and Hemp Oil? 3 Things You Need to Know

2019-11-27T10:37:08-05:00

One of the most common questions we’re hearing lately is, “What’s the difference between CBD and Hemp Oil?” So we wanted to write a little about this to clear up some of the confusion. Here are a few things to be aware of when it comes to CBD, Hemp Oil, and other similarly labeled [...]

What’s the Difference Between CBD and Hemp Oil? 3 Things You Need to Know2019-11-27T10:37:08-05:00

Cover Cropping for Sustainable Agriculture

2019-10-30T13:30:36-04:00

It’s that time of year again- the leaves are turning beautiful fall colors and there’s a chill in the air. Those are some of our favorite things, as well as our signals to prepare for winter and plant cover crops in the field.  Cover crops are specific plants that are grown primarily for the [...]

Cover Cropping for Sustainable Agriculture2019-10-30T13:30:36-04:00

What is the Endocannabinoid System and How Does it Work?

2019-10-16T13:06:16-04:00

Lately we hear a lot of people talking about the endocannabinoid system, and we get a lot of questions about it. Do we really have cannabis-like receptors in our body? How do they work? Is this the reason so many people find CBD helpful in their lives? Let’s get scientific for a moment. In [...]

What is the Endocannabinoid System and How Does it Work?2019-10-16T13:06:16-04:00

Green River Botanicals to attend 49th LEAF Festival

2019-10-09T09:41:33-04:00

Twice a year in Black Mountain, NC, the anticipation surrounding a popular local festival is unmistakable. People gather from all over the region, and travel from across the country to attend a three day festival full of music, healing arts, incredible food, a zipline, swimming, local artists, and activities for kids. Since its creation, [...]

Green River Botanicals to attend 49th LEAF Festival2019-10-09T09:41:33-04:00

All About the Terpenes in our Cherry Mom

2019-10-02T10:24:04-04:00

All plants have terpenes, each with their own unique qualities.  “Terpene” is the common term for a large class of chemical compounds that affect flavor and smell. These molecules can be further subdivided into two types: Monoterpenes and Sesquiterpenes. Monoterpenes like myrcene, limonene, and terpinolen are “light” terpenes. These are responsible for the more [...]

All About the Terpenes in our Cherry Mom2019-10-02T10:24:04-04:00

Green River Botanicals to attend 11th Annual Blue Ridge Pride Festival

2019-09-25T10:15:21-04:00

At Green River Botanicals we strive to uphold and support the best of our community here in Western North Carolina. That’s why we are so excited to be a part of the 11th annual Blue Ridge Pride festival this coming weekend. While our main focus is being good stewards of the land and getting [...]

Green River Botanicals to attend 11th Annual Blue Ridge Pride Festival2019-09-25T10:15:21-04:00

GRB Donates 200 Trees to Restoration Project

2019-08-19T14:22:34-04:00

As an environmentally conscious company, we are constantly looking for ways to reduce our impact and help with initiatives that are actively working to restore damaged environments. When we heard about One Tree Planted, we wanted to get involved. While this company has tree-planting restoration projects all over the world, one in particular felt [...]

GRB Donates 200 Trees to Restoration Project2019-08-19T14:22:34-04:00

GRB Secures Organic Certification

2019-06-19T11:37:27-04:00

Green River Botanicals secures organic certification and supports its overarching commitment to provide products with a high degree of purity. Organically grown hemp is the foundation to producing clean, premium CBD/hemp oils and topicals. The carrier oils and other ingredients used in Green River’s various CBD/hemp formulations are also organic. Third-party laboratory testing [...]

GRB Secures Organic Certification2019-06-19T11:37:27-04:00