Food Drives across America are a popular way to help local food pantries, soup kitchens, etc., but have you ever thought about how the donated food is actually helping these organizations? Katie Wendorf of Seed & Bean Market met with Stephanie Edwards, Director of Development & Community Outreach of the Community Cooperative, to get [...]
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As the Rescue Runway event is approaching, Seed & Bean Market hosted a pre-event party for the wonderful sponsors of the awesome event! Rescue Runway is presented by the Children’s Advocacy Center of SWFL in efforts to raise money for this amazing organization. Seed & Bean’s very own Cole Peacock is a [...]
From acne and eczema to bug bites and more, CBD oil is used to help treat and alleviate many skin care imperfections. Jessica Rubinski of Hemp CBD BioCare came to Seed & Bean Market for an educational event on the CBD BioCare products and the many different ways to use them. Many people have [...]
As the On The Table event at Seed & Bean Market began, so did the conversation on the development of downtown Fort Myers. Bob Megazzini, general manager of the Luminary Hotel spoke on the behalf of the soon to be hotel, the progress of the project and the economic impact it will bring [...]
What is CBD for those who haven’t tried it? So the easiest, simplest way to describe CBD for us: it is like taking a natural form of Aspirin or Advil. It goes into the receptors of your body and pinpoints the areas that need either stress reduction or that may need some pain [...]
Industrial hemp is a crop that has the potential to lower the environmental impacts of textile production, empower small-scale farmers and create jobs in a wide variety of industries. Two non-profit groups, Fibershed and Growing Warriors, are working to reintroduce industrial hemp into Kentucky—and eventually U.S. agriculture. Sign the petition to legalize industrial [...]
According to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS), the committee will meet monthly to develop a framework for the emerging hemp industry. The 20-member committee will advise on innovations and solutions from conception and production, to market entry and market growth, with an overall goal of advancing Florida as a national leader [...]
Cole Peacock has been appointed to the inaugural Florida Hemp Advisory Committee by Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Nikki Fried. He was also named vice chair by the committee. Read the FULL STORY HERE:
SWFL CannaFest arrives just three months after the opening of Seed & Bean, a cafe and market that sells CBD-infused coffee, cosmetics, bath bombs and other products. Seed & Bean co-organized the event with Millennial Brewing Company. Read the FULL STORY HERE:
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has approved flying with “medical” marijuana and CBD oil. Our Co-Founder Cole Peacock was recently interviewed on NBC regarding the TSA no longer prohibiting people from bringing CBD oil on planes. To read the full story click here.