The Caribbean Cannabis Channel

Prophet Natty

The Caribbean Cannabis Channel is the premier podcast for all things cannabis related starting in the Caribbean and beyond! Featuring industry experts, medical professionals, advocates, entrepreneurs and everyday consumers - listen to fascinating stories that cover a diverse range of topics from emerging trends to legal regulations. Get informed on the ever-changing world of cannabis with an easy-to-listen engaging format perfect for any time of day!

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Unveiling the Caribbean Cannabis Industry: A Recap of Season 2 Finale
Mar 6 2023
Unveiling the Caribbean Cannabis Industry: A Recap of Season 2 Finale
As the curtains close on Season 2, we take a look back at the  highlights of our cannabis advocacy journey throughout the Caribbean region.  Join us on Episode 12 for a comprehensive review of our discussions with cannabis advocates who are shaping the industry.Diverse Voices Across the RegionSeason 2 has been a testament to the richness and diversity of voices in the Caribbean cannabis industry. Our guests hail from various countries, including Barbados, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago and even reahcing as far as Germany and Colorado. Bringing with them unique perspectives and experiences. We have had the privilege of listening to their stories and insights and showcasing their invaluable contributions to the industry.Tailored to Meet Your NeedsWhether you're an entrepreneur, cultivator, or simply curious about the cannabis industry,  Season 2 has something to offer.  From discussions on the latest industry trends to practical tips on cannabis cultivation, our episodes cater to your every need. We are committed to delivering informative and engaging content that is tailored to meet the diverse needs of our audience.Looking Ahead to Season 3As we gear up for Season 3, we remain dedicated to bringing you the best interviews and insights from the cannabis industry. We are excited to continue our journey of highlighting the voices of cannabis advocates across the Caribbean region and beyond. So stay tuned for more exciting episodes and insights as we explore the ever-evolving cannabis industry.In ConclusionSeason 2 of our cannabis advocacy podcast has been an incredible journey, and we are grateful to our guests and listeners for their unwavering support.  As we conclude this season, we urge you to continue supporting the cannabis industry and advocating for its growth and development. Thank you for joining us on this exciting journey, and we look forward to seeing you in Season 3.Support the showFollow The Caribbean Cannabis Channel Podcast now. Join the conversation with the leading experts in Caribbean cannabis.FREE!! 17 Homemade Cannabis Recipes E-Book Get in touch by following all our Instagram, Facebook and Linkedin profiles through the link providedLinktree: https://linktr.ee/CaribbeanCannabisChannel
Growing Cannabis: A Caribbean Perspective from Denver
Dec 19 2022
Growing Cannabis: A Caribbean Perspective from Denver
Cannabis cultivation has become a hot topic around the world, especially as more countries legalize its use for medicinal and recreational purposes. In this episode, we sit down with Matt, a Trinidadian grower based in Denver, Colorado, to discuss his experience growing cannabis in the Caribbean compared to the US.From Failures to SuccessMatt shares his journey, including the challenges he faced early on and how he overcame them to achieve success in the industry. He talks about the importance of learning from your failures, being persistent, and always striving to improve.Setting Up Your Own Grow RoomOne of the most critical aspects of cannabis cultivation is creating the perfect growing environment. Matt shares his insights on setting up your own grow room, including selecting the right equipment and tools, managing humidity and temperature, and avoiding common mistakes that can affect your plants' growth.Building Your Own Cannabis CommunityAnother essential aspect of the cannabis industry is building a network of like-minded individuals who can share knowledge, resources, and support. Matt discusses the importance of building your own cannabis community and how to connect with others who are passionate about cannabis.Support the showFollow The Caribbean Cannabis Channel Podcast now. Join the conversation with the leading experts in Caribbean cannabis.FREE!! 17 Homemade Cannabis Recipes E-Book Get in touch by following all our Instagram, Facebook and Linkedin profiles through the link providedLinktree: https://linktr.ee/CaribbeanCannabisChannel
KAYA Inc.: The First Medical Cannabis Dispensary in Jamaica and the Caribbean
Dec 12 2022
KAYA Inc.: The First Medical Cannabis Dispensary in Jamaica and the Caribbean
As the first medical cannabis dispensary in Jamaica and the Caribbean, KAYA Inc. has made waves in the cannabis industry. In this episode, we delve into the history of KAYA Inc. and discuss their current operations, the Jamaican cannabis industry, and the continuing genetics of cannabis strains as we have the privilege of sitting down with the CEO/CGO (Chief Ganja Officer) of KAYA Inc. to learn more about what it takes to run a brand that carries a legacy of ganja farming and healing behind it.A Brief History of KAYA Inc.KAYA Inc. was founded in 2014 by Balram Vaswani, the CEO, and Janice Allen. The company opened its first location in Drax Hall, St. Ann, Jamaica, in 2015. Since then, KAYA Inc. has expanded to four locations in Jamaica and has become a household name in the Jamaican cannabis industry.KAYA Inc.'s Current OperationsKAYA Inc. is more than just a dispensary; it's a brand that represents the Jamaican culture and heritage of ganja. The company offers a range of products, including flowers, oils, and topicals, and is constantly innovating to keep up with the latest trends in the industry.The Jamaican Cannabis IndustryKAYA Inc. has been at the forefront of this industry, setting the standard for quality and professionalism. The company is not only committed to providing the best cannabis products but also to promoting the sustainable development of the cannabis industry in Jamaica.Continuing Strain GeneticsOne of the unique aspects of KAYA Inc. is its commitment to preserving the genetics of Jamaican cannabis strains. The company has a research and development team dedicated to the study of cannabis genetics and is constantly working to improve the quality of its products.If you're ever in Jamaica, be sure to visit KAYA Inc. and experience the authentic Jamaican cannabis culture firsthand.Support the showFollow The Caribbean Cannabis Channel Podcast now. Join the conversation with the leading experts in Caribbean cannabis.FREE!! 17 Homemade Cannabis Recipes E-Book Get in touch by following all our Instagram, Facebook and Linkedin profiles through the link providedLinktree: https://linktr.ee/CaribbeanCannabisChannel
Building a Strong Cannabis Community: Insights from Quilin Achat
Nov 7 2022
Building a Strong Cannabis Community: Insights from Quilin Achat
In this episode, we speak with Quilin Achat, the founder of the "Stay Calm Its A Plant" movement, about how to build a thriving cannabis community.The Importance of Community in the Cannabis IndustryThe cannabis industry has long been stigmatized and marginalized. Cannabis activists, advocates, and enthusiasts have fought tirelessly to change the public's perception of cannabis and to promote its benefits.  By building a strong community, we can make a difference in the industry and ensure that cannabis legalization is accessible to all.The Legacy of the Cannabis Movement in Trinidad and TobagoQuilin Achat has been building a cannabis community in Trinidad and Tobago for years. Her work is informed by the legacy of the cannabis movement in the country, which has a long history of cannabis use. Achat is passionate about educating people on the benefits of cannabis and how it can be used for medicinal and sacramental purposes. Tips for Building a Strong Cannabis CommunityBuilding a cannabis community requires patience, dedication, and a willingness to collaborate. Achat shares some insights on how to build a successful cannabis community:Connect with like-minded individuals: Networking is key to building a cannabis community. Attend events, join social media groups, and seek out other cannabis enthusiasts who share your passion for the plant.Educate others: Many people are still misinformed about cannabis, so educating others is essential. Share your knowledge and experience with those who are new to the cannabis world.Collaborate with other organizations: Partnering with other organizations can help amplify your message and reach more people. By collaborating with other organizations, you can create a stronger, more unified community.Be patient: Building a community takes time. Be patient and keep at it. Your efforts will pay off in the long run.Join the conversation and be a part of the movement.Support the showFollow The Caribbean Cannabis Channel Podcast now. Join the conversation with the leading experts in Caribbean cannabis.FREE!! 17 Homemade Cannabis Recipes E-Book Get in touch by following all our Instagram, Facebook and Linkedin profiles through the link providedLinktree: https://linktr.ee/CaribbeanCannabisChannel
Empowering Communities Through Cannabis: Insights from Caricom Don
Oct 31 2022
Empowering Communities Through Cannabis: Insights from Caricom Don
In our third episode, we journey to Barbados to speak with Don Leacock, aka Caricom Don, about the social impact of cannabis and how it can empower communities. While Barbados amended its laws to legalize cannabis for medicinal and sacramental use in 2019, many are left wondering if citizens are truly empowered to make a difference. In this episode, we discuss the grassroots perspective on cannabis and its potential to create positive change.Understanding the Social Impact of CannabisFrom providing alternative forms of medicine to boosting local economies, the benefits of cannabis are many. However, with a history of stigma and criminalization, there is still much work to be done to change perceptions and create a more inclusive industry. In this episode, we explore the social impact of cannabis and how it can be used to empower communities.The Role of Grassroots Activism in the Cannabis IndustryWhen it comes to creating social change, grassroots activism is often the driving force behind progress. In the case of cannabis, grassroots efforts have played a significant role in shaping policy and promoting a more inclusive industry. Caricom Don, a prominent cannabis advocate in Barbados, shares his experiences with grassroots activism and how it has impacted the cannabis industry in his community.Empowering Communities Through CannabisBy providing opportunities for small businesses, promoting education and awareness, and investing in local infrastructure, cannabis can create a more equitable and just society.Barbados' Cannabis Industry: Current State and Future OpportunitiesBarbados' amendment to its cannabis laws has opened up new opportunities for the industry, but there is still much to be done to create a thriving market. In this episode, we discuss the current state of the cannabis industry in Barbados, including challenges and opportunities for growth. We also explore the potential for international partnerships and collaborations that can help boost the industry and create new opportunities for Barbadians.This episode offers a unique perspective on the social impact of cannabis and how it can be used to empower communities. Caricom Don's insights into grassroots activism and the cannabis industry in Barbados are both enlightening and inspiring, and offer valuable lessons for advocates and entrepreneurs alike. From promoting education and awareness to investing in local infrastructure, cannabis has the potential to create positive change in communities around the world.Support the showFollow The Caribbean Cannabis Channel Podcast now. Join the conversation with the leading experts in Caribbean cannabis.FREE!! 17 Homemade Cannabis Recipes E-Book Get in touch by following all our Instagram, Facebook and Linkedin profiles through the link providedLinktree: https://linktr.ee/CaribbeanCannabisChannel
Shaping the Cannabis Industry through Accessories: Insights from TCHigh's Founder and CEO
Oct 24 2022
Shaping the Cannabis Industry through Accessories: Insights from TCHigh's Founder and CEO
In our second episode, we shift our focus from the flower itself to the accessories that play a crucial role in the cannabis industry. Cannabis accessory brands have been supporting the industry for decades, with rolling papers being one of the most popular items. In this segment, we sit down with the Founder and CEO of TCHigh, an international rolling papers brand based in the Turks and Caicos islands, to learn about his journey and how he is shaping the industry through his business.Finding Your Space in the Cannabis Industry: Lessons from TCHigh's FounderThe cannabis industry is one of the fastest-growing and most dynamic sectors in the world, with endless opportunities for those who are passionate about the plant and its benefits. However, not everyone wants to handle the bud itself, and that's where accessory brands like TCHigh come in. In this episode, we hear from the founder himself about his experiences in the industry, the challenges he faced, and the lessons he learned along the way.Tapping into the Business Side of the Cannabis IndustryFor those interested in the business aspect of the cannabis industry, this episode provides a unique perspective on how a cannabis accessory brand can thrive in the market. The founder of TCHigh shares his insights on everything from branding and marketing to product development and distribution, offering valuable advice to entrepreneurs and startups looking to make their mark in the industry.Why Accessories Matter in the Cannabis IndustryWhile the flower itself may get most of the attention, accessories play a vital role in the cannabis industry. From rolling papers and vaporizers to pipes and grinders, these products help enhance the cannabis experience and make it more accessible to people around the world. In this episode, we explore the importance of accessories in the industry and how brands like TCHigh are shaping the market.To find out more about TCHigh visit their Instagram @tchightci or website www.tchigh.com. Support the showFollow The Caribbean Cannabis Channel Podcast now. Join the conversation with the leading experts in Caribbean cannabis.FREE!! 17 Homemade Cannabis Recipes E-Book Get in touch by following all our Instagram, Facebook and Linkedin profiles through the link providedLinktree: https://linktr.ee/CaribbeanCannabisChannel