Founding beliefs & Mission
Founded by industry pioneers who championed the world’s leading hemp CBD genetics, formulations and spearheaded groundbreaking US hemp legislation, GenCanna is focused on scaling our premium hemp genetics production for food products with easy availability locally, nationally and globally.
Gencanna’s mission is To deliver wellness and quality of life to the world by helping farmers farm.
Quality and science are at the forefront of this mission, so reliability is critical to our success. GenCanna has assembled a team of in house developers, scientists,farmers, operators, and botanists to ensure industry leading quality: all of our products are tested for safety and quality by independent laboratories. We also partner with research scientists from local universities to create cutting-edge programs pertaining to specialized genetics, agronomic practices and novel product formulations..
GenCanna’s newly re-purposed Hemp Research Campus, with 16 buildings, is located on nearly 150 agricultural acres formerly used by Philip Morris/Altria as a tobacco seed breeding and research facility near Winchester, Kentucky, in the Bluegrass region just outside of beautiful Lexington, Kentucky.
Products & Offerings
GenCanna uses whole-plant hemp extracts which are either full-spectrum (i.e. CBD and a natural balance of cannabinoids, flavonoids and terpenes) or are isolated Crystalline Cannabinoid CBD. These bulk products are available to customers in Crystal CBD powders, and oils, and can be prepared in a proprietary water dispersible powder form to support large scale manufacturing needs. GenCanna also offers a full suite of packaged, white label products spanning custom tinctures, capsules and topical creams for general and specific health-related uses.
GenCanna sustainably farms its premium hemp derived CBD genetics in the rich, fertile soils of Kentucky family farms. By putting Kentucky’s family farmers back to profitability and providing them with the quality-controlled GenCanna Production Platform, GenCanna is delivering on its triple bottom line of social, economic and environmental wellness through seed to scale agricultural production.
Leading agronomic and production development research in CBD-rich industrial hemp at its Hemp Research Campus in Winchester, Kentucky, GenCanna works with local farming partners and state universities to develop and deploy novel hemp propagation and cultivation techniques that increase efficiencies and yields. All GenCanna products are produced in an FDA registered food-grade facility and are tested by 3rd parties for safety and quality.