Seed-to-Shelf refers to the entire production process… from a sprouting seedling to the finished product you find on your dispensary shelf. At Care By Design, we involve ourselves every step of the way to ensure a clean and consistent product that reflects our abiding commitment to our customers.
Our products begin, of course, with the plant itself. We grow a full spectrum, high CBD plants from seeds and clones. Our plants are selected for their unique cannabinoids and terpene profiles, which offer a range of therapeutic benefit.
The vitality of a plant is directly connected to the vitality of the soil. Healthy, balanced soil is essential! We use organic materials that are teaming with life to ensure our plants are robust and disease-free. Our plants are grown outdoors in the sun or in solar-powered greenhouses by a cultivation team comprised of master gardeners, botanists, and horticulturists with decades of experience. And, we use strict water management practices to protect the environment. The entire cultivation process is documented and tracked to ensure that only the best cannabis is going into your medicine.
Extraction & Formulation
We extract the cannabis oil from the flowers and trim using a proprietary supercritical CO2 method that’s safe and non-volatile, and which preserves the full terpene profile. The formulation is done by accredited scientists in a pharmecuetical-grade clean rooms that are unmatched in the industry.
The Proof Is in… Laboratory Testing
This is where Care By Design has always set ourselves apart. We’ve been testing our product and in fully equipped testing laboratory since 2015 to ensure consistency and quality. The means that when patients use our products, they’ve always known that it was free of contaminants and would offer a consistent does every time.
Education & Outreach
It’s not enough to simply make cannabis medicine. Patients also need to understand how best to use it. Our trained product specialist team offers in-store product demonstrations, and printed materials on dosing and modes of administration. There are more choices than ever when it comes to medical cannabis. Our process is designed to ensure you have the safest and most effective medicine possible, and that you know how to use it.. This is Seed to Shelf in action.