2019 is going to be a budding year for the cannabis industry as well as new cannabis trends. Cannabis has cultivated more support than ever before in the past. More knowledge is now available regarding this widely misunderstood plant. From products to the compounds that make up the cannabis plant a vast understanding is beginning to take place in regards to cannabis medicine and cannabis plant therapy. The advancement in terpene science has expanded significantly. Terpenes, as you know, are specific compounds that help to give herb the taste we love. Terpenes are also showing the ability to play a role in producing the Entourage Effect.
Growing Cannabis Trends
Needless to say, cannabis products are increasing in popularity. The days of just smoking joints and bowls are a thing of the past. Cannabis infused edibles, vape pens, and cannabis concentrates are taking over old trends. According to predictions, the cannabis beverage industry could be worth an estimated 600 million dollars approaching 2022. Companies such as Molson Coors and Heineken have already entered into the cannabis-infused beverage space with CBD infused cannabis beverages.
Investment Abundant Internationally
The lack of interstate commerce with the cannabis industry has limited the sector’s ability to attract national brands. These companies are opting to take their investment dollars elsewhere to places like Canada. This is precisely what happened when the owners of Marlboro recently took 1.8 billion dollars and invested it in Canada instead of here in the US. When it comes to cannabis products they are likely to be mainstream by 2020.
The Future is Sure to be Blazing and Amazing
With more research pertaining to this plant and more places legalizing its use, the trends of the past are quickly fading faster than a newbie after a joint of Indica. The days to come will be filled with new advancements, new products, new innovation, and new successes. Stay tuned here at Roottie to stay up to date on this rapidly growing culture, community, and industry.