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Shortest Turn Times for Pesticide Testing

By | August 13th, 2018|science|

Time is money. Every additional day that your samples are stuck in a testing lab's queue can cost you opportunities to sell. We recognized that early on and invested in redundant instrumentation and software development to ensure that we can handle a high volume of samples efficiently. We have the highest capacity and the [...]

Pesticide System Redundancy

By | July 26th, 2018|science|

The equipment used in pesticide testing is some of the most sensitive analytical instrumentation used in laboratories. This requires a heightened level of attention and routine maintenance. Conversely, cannabis samples are some of the most complex samples ever analyzed on these instruments, effectively “gumming up” the equipment with each analysis. Pesticides analysis of cannabis samples using [...]

MED Industry Bulletin 18-07

By | June 29th, 2018|MED, pesticides|

On June 29, 2018, the Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) issued industry bulletin 18-07 in regards to mandatory pesticide testing for medical and retail marijuana flower. BULLETIN 18-07 Key Takeaways EFFECTIVE DATE: August 1, 2018 REQUIRED PRODUCT CATEGORIES: Medical and Retail Marijuana Flower only. YOU CAN BEGIN PROCESS VALIDATION STARTING JULY [...]

Compliance Tip – R & D Testing

By | May 25th, 2018|MED|

The Marijuana Enforcement Division has posted a Compliance Tip on its website, providing guidance on testing for research purposes. You can locate this and other Compliance Tips at the following link: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/enforcement/compliance-tips READ MORE The Tips • Licensees must comply with mandatory testing pursuant to the M and R 1500 [...]

Lab Results over 100% Purity

By | April 16th, 2018|potency, science|

Over the last several years, there’s been a demand for higher potency cannabis products. Recently, manufacturers have developed the methodology to purify certain cannabinoids, typically THC-A and CBD-A, into their ultra-pure crystalline form. These products are then sold directly to consumers and marketed as “Diamonds" and other unique marketing naming conventions. Prior to going [...]

Fastest Turn Times

By | March 30th, 2018|news|

Are you experiencing longer and longer turn around times from your laboratory? If your lab can't keep up, Agricor Laboratories can provide you with the fastest turn times, getting your product to market with minimal delays. From our very first day of operation, we recognized the need for not only the most accurate lab [...]

Concentrate Sample Size Updates

By | February 21st, 2018|MED, news|

On February 21, 2018, the Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) announced emergency rule updates to Sampling Procedures for Marijuana Concentrates listed in M 1504 and R 1504. The sampling guidelines are now: Production Batch Size Sampling Size Test Batch Size ≤ 1 pound 8 separate 0.25 gram Samples 2 grams 1.01 – 2 pounds 12 separate 0.25 gram Samples 3 [...]

Certified for Pesticide Testing

By | February 7th, 2018|news, pesticides|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: For more info, please contact: Mike Branvold, President Agricor Laboratories 720.460.3489 support@agricorlabs.com Denver, Colorado, February 7th, 2018 – Agricor Laboratories, the leading marijuana testing facility in Colorado is pleased to announce that they are the first Marijuana Testing Laboratory awarded Certification for Pesticide Analysis in the State of Colorado. "For the past year [...]

Microbial and Residual Solvent Testing Updates

By | February 1st, 2018|news|

On February 1st, 2018, the MED/CDPHE rolled out new requirements for Medical and Retail Contaminant Testing. We've summarized what has changed below. MEDICAL CONTAMINANT TESTING Mandatory Microbial Contaminant testing of Medical Marijuana, Medical Marijuana Concentrate (water-based, heat/pressure-based), and Medical Marijuana‐Infused Products applies to all Harvest and/or Production Batches created on or [...]