2 Marijuana Business Magazine | July 2019 FEATURES 50 AMERICAN HUSTLE U.S. cannabis companies willing to work at it will find ample opportunities to raise money. TABLE OF CONTENTS Marijuana Business Magazine July 2019 • Volume 6 • Issue 6 July 82 A DAY IN THE LIFE: LAB TESTING Colorado facility offers a peek into its process for identifying yeast and mold. 94 MAKING YOUR MARK —AND PROTECTING IT With time and patience, cannabis companies can protect their intellectual property. 106 HOLDING ON TO HEMP Postharvest handling and storage techniques are essential for maintaining a profitable business. 118 THE NAME GAME When naming a business, keep in mind the market you serve and consider hiring a marketing firm to help.