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What Does “Organic” Mean On Kratom Products?

November 16, 2021

We’ve all been shopping in a grocery store and seen the organic section for fruits and vegetables. Often, this leaves you wondering if you should be buying from that aisle even though it is often priced higher.

These days, kratom fans are seeing organic and fair trade labels pop up on kratom products more and more. Why are these labels showing up, and what do they even mean? Seeing these labels on kratom can be confusing for a number of reasons.

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Kratom FAQs: Why Vaping Kratom Could Be Dangerous

October 26, 2021

Vaping has grown in popularity in recent years, with companies selling an ever growing list of natural products in vape cartridges. Unlike smoking which produces smoke, vape juices may be less harmful to the body as they contain less additives and other carcinogens. Some people are even vaping Kratom. But should you?

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How Is Kratom Harvested? Processing, Drying, & More!

October 8, 2021

If you’re a kratom fan who has been enjoying kratom for some time, you might be wondering exactly how the kratom that you love comes to be. 

Some people know that kratom powders and leaves are simply dried leaves from the kratom tree, but what exactly happens to get those leaves off the trees and to you? Does it take a long time for these leaves to be harvested and shipped to stores around the world?

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What Is Kratom Resin? Understanding This Extreme Extract

August 17, 2021

Did you know that Kratom resin is one type of extract that many companies do not sell?

Whether you’re new to Kratom or you’ve enjoyed it before, there’s a good chance that you aren’t familiar with Kratom resin. Unlike more popular items like powder and extract, Kratom resin is not seen as frequently on the market.

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Comparing CBD and Kratom: A Closer Look From Kraken

July 15, 2021

These days, it’s not uncommon to see both CBD and kratom products stocked in the same stores. People often compare the two for their benefits, features, and more, but what exactly is comparable about these two natural substances?

Though the products made from CBD and kratom are very different, people still tend to draw these comparisons. Why is that?

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Congratulations To The Winners Of Our May NFT Contest

June 15, 2021

The May NFT Contest at Kraken is complete and boy did we have a great time! We received more support than we could have ever hoped for and we learned so much about blockchain in the process!

The winners have already been notified and sent their 1-of-a-kind NFTs. Our first place prize winner, Cara was ecstatic!

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Introducing Kraken NFT’s – A Special May Promotion

May 3, 2021

We have a question for you: what do this in-game item and this limited edition hypercrafted sneaker have in common?

Not sure what the answer is?

Drum roll…. You can own both of them with cryptocurrency-backed tokens called NFTs (short for non-fungible tokens).

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Kratom Serving Sizes

Kratom Serving Size Guide

February 2, 2021

Are you a Kratom enthusiast, and you feel a bit confused when it comes to Kratom serving sizes? Or perhaps you’ve heard about Kratom before and are curious to learn more about the different aspects of the product?

Kratom has gained popularity in the West over the last few years due to its multiple benefits.

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How To Buy Kratom With Bitcoin On Paypal Or Cash App

January 25, 2021

We’ve been allowing customers to buy kratom with Bitcoin for some time now, but many have been nervous to try it because buying Bitcoin hasn’t been the easiest process. Thanks to PayPal, that’s changing.

Using your normal PayPal account, you can now buy Bitcoin, hold it, sell it, and very soon, purchase stuff with it. You’ll be able to pay with PayPal, using Bitcoin, without all the hassles normally associated with Bitcoin.

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Kratom Shortages Due To COVID-19: What To Expect

January 11, 2021

There is no doubt that the ongoing pandemic has affected the world in immeasurable ways, and it will continue to do so for some time. Like many industries, the Kratom industry has been forced to undergo some changes while continuing to serve its customers during these trying times.

When it comes to getting your supply of Kratom on a regular basis, what can you expect from your orders? Read on to find out.

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Kratom Strain Chart

Kratom Strain Comparison Chart

November 6, 2020

Like many other plants, Kratom leaves come in a variety of colors. For example, many varieties of bell pepper can be picked when green for a bright, snappy taste, or allowed to turn yellow or red to emphasize their sweetness. Tea leaves can be harvested early to produce white tea, or later on to produce more traditional green or black tea.

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mitragynine molecule diagram

Kratom 101: What Are Kratom Alkaloids?

October 12, 2020

Many people are familiar with kratom’s main alkaloid, mitragynine, and maybe even with 7-hydroxymitragynine, which occurs in much smaller concentrations. But there are actually dozens of alkaloids in the kratom plant. What are these alkaloids, and what do we know about them? Let’s find out in today’s Kratom 101 lesson!

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