who we are and what we do

Founded in 2012 in Seattle, LeBlanc CNE focuses on cannabis and hemp genetics, formulations and product development, research and education.

Jerry Whiting president of LeBlanc CNE Seattle on Mt. RainierWe specialize in CBD-rich cannabis & hemp and vintage heirloom landraces strains of cannabis sativa l. We support organic, sustainable cultivation and permaculture practices including advanced composting techniques.

Listen to The LeBlanc CNE Podcast to keep up to date on cannabis and hemp news, learn from experts and gain valuable insights into current trends and perhaps future directions. Our podcast is available on iTunes, SoundCloud and here on this page.

President Jerry Whiting is a cannabis activist, podcaster and total cannabis nerd. He teaches and lectures frequently including Hempfest, CannaCon, and other venues. He serves on the board of The Center for the Study of Cannabis Policy (CASP), is the Director of Sustainability & Permaculture at The Center for Cannabis Living and wrote the introduction to Cannabis Cocktails, Mocktails & Tonics (Warren Bobrow, Fair Winds Press ISBN: 978-1592337347). He’s also active in The Cannabis Alliance and Project CBD.