Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc (OTCMKTS:EMHTF) has announced the first shipment of Chemdog, a unique cannabis strain, from its Richmond facility. The customers can purchase this product from the online site of BC Liquor Distribution Board and certain cannabis retail stores in BC. Emerald expects to receive orders from Saskatchewan, Alberta, and Manitoba and will ship soon.
Sativa dominant hybrid strain
Sativa dominant hybrid strain – Chemdog comprises 0-1% of CBD and 19-25% of THC. It is the first of the five unique strains cultivated and harvested by Emerald at its 100% Richmond facility based in British Colombia. The cultivar – Chemdog comprises Sour Diesel and OG Kush.
Richmond growing operation
Richmond growing operation is constructed in such a way that it receives abundant sunlight. It is situated close to the transportation and key distribution centers. Richmond facility comprises two 78,000 Sq. Ft. greenhouses. The first licensed greenhouse is fully operational. It is provided with the latest growing systems and lighting to provide flexibility and great control. The first facility helps to optimize the yield and reduces the impact on the environment. Emerald will process the harvested cannabis with the help of trimming, curing, and drying techniques. It provides an authentic cannabis experience to the users. Richmond’s second greenhouse is 90% completed and expects to be operational by the end of this year.
Fully organic cannabis
An accredited Canadian Food Inspection Agency – Pro-Cert Organic Systems has certified the operation of Emerald. Richmond facility grows cannabis naturally in organic soil and uses approved fertilizers and organic pest management tools. It will manufacture fully organic cannabis for users.
Richmond facility of Emerald is preparing to introduce various products with a focus on Western Canada. The company’s second wholly-owned St. Eustache, QC based premium indoor grow operation – Verdelite will cater to the needs of customers in eastern Canada.
Chief Executive Officer and President of Emerald, Riaz Bandali said the skilled operations and organic growers’ team at its Richmond facility is capable of growing appreciated and most challenging strains of cannabis and provide to the customers according to their needs. The first harvests of chemdog, as well as other strains, are meeting the expectations of valued customers. They are delivering adult-use and medical use cannabis products to the customers.