INSIGHTS & NEWS

by Lebermuth, on Mar 30, 2020

Who thought we wouldn’t be able to produce enough hand sanitizer?! Many distilleries are stepping in to help utilizing their own equipment for production of hand sanitizer. They can’t be thanked enough for coming together in a time of need.

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by Lebermuth, on Mar 23, 2020

To meet the community needs during these unusual times, companies are expanding the production of hand sanitizer. Thankfully other businesses and distilleries are also stepping up to help by utilizing their equipment to begin production in order to support the mass shortage.

Lebermuth is here to help. Let us support your efforts by partnering with you to identify, or create, the right aroma for your hand sanitizer.

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by Publication repost, on Mar 16, 2020

There’s nothing quite like the scent of a eucalyptus forest after an extended dry spell is broken by rain – everything smells so clean and fresh!

Eucalyptus trees, more commonly known as gum trees locally, are the predominant genus of trees in Australia. Australia has over 600 species; comprising nearly 75% of our flora.

Some species of eucalyptus, such as mallee, can survive in incredibly dry and hot conditions; others are quite at home in below freezing temperatures.

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by Lebermuth, on Dec 12, 2019

The Lebermuth Company is pleased to announce the release of our 2019 Mint Crop Report. In this report we cover the planting and harvesting quantities of North American Mint, Indian Peppermint & Cornmint, and Chinese Spearmint crops. 

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by Publication repost, on Oct 29, 2019

 

The public will have 60 days to comment on the new regulations.

 
Photography by Canna Obscura on Shutterstock
 

The Trump administration has announced new interim regulations for hemp production, giving growers some much needed clarity.

In December, Congress passed the 2018 Farm Bill, legalizing the production of hemp. Since then, producers have been waiting for the USDA to establish a national regulatory framework that would guide hemp production. The new interim rules will come into effect Thursday and will provide guidelines about hemp testing and licensing requirements.

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by Lebermuth, on Oct 23, 2019

FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1908

Learn about Lebermuth’s century old passion for the essential oil industry and the care put into each partnership, each drop, and each generation.

Our family’s passion for essential oils has been essential to our success. We conduct field visits to assess the crops and predict market fluctuations. With our technical knowledge and advanced equipment, we harness the benefits of nature.

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by Lebermuth, on Sep 17, 2019

Lebermuth took a trip to Willamette Valley Oregon to visit one of our Peppermint Oil growers to learn more about the 2019 mint harvest.

Lebermuth has partnered with this family for many years. They currently harvest nearly 350 acres of peppermint as part of the basket of crops they produce which include snap peas, sweet corn and grass seed.  The visit was fanatic, they gave us a complete tour of their operations which included swathing the mint hay into windrows, chopping and collection of mint hay into the mobile tubs which were taken to the still to be turned into the essential oil.  We watched as the mint hay was steam distilled, condensed, and separated into a powerful, sweet mobile liquid flowing into the 55 gallon drums to be shipped back to Lebermuth.

CEO & President Rob Brown
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by Lebermuth, on Sep 05, 2019

In this issue, we cover the latest seasonal information on some of the top-selling essential oils, like Lavender and Lavandin, Marjoram, Patchouli, Cinnamon, Lemongrass, Clove Leaf, and Geranium.

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by Lebermuth, on Jul 17, 2019

Essential Oils has been the core of Lebermuth since we were founded in 1908. It's importance to our core as evolved over time and is the foundation to our Fragrance & Flavor divisions. Our vast knowledge, expertise and staff provide us the ability to utilize many of the components of nature's gift to create aromatic & flavorful solutions for our customers. We couldn't help but support Cosmetics & Toiletries featured article on Essential Oils History & Production. 

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by Lebermuth, on Jul 11, 2019

Alan Brown travels to Sicily to visit to one of our Organic Mandarin Oil farmers.

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