Compete in The Harvest Cup 2018

Submission Dates for The Harvest Cup 2018 are September 6 through October 29th.

SUBMISSIONS ARE CLOSED. GOOD LUCK TO ALL THE COMPETITORS!

The Harvest Cup Competition Categories

Flower Winners

Edible Winners

More Flower Winners

Lots of WInners

Competing Submission Quick-Take

  • Solvent/Non-Solvent /CBD Extracts

    13 total grams, each packaged separately

  • Vape Pens

    12 total pens

  • Indoor/Outdoor/CBD Flower

    18 total grams packaged as follows: 5 packages containing 3 grams each, 1 package containing 2 grams, and 1 package containing 1 gram

  • Sweet/Savory Edibles

    12 total pieces, each packaged separately

  • Topicals/Transdermals/Oils (including CBD Topicals)

    12 total pieces, each packaged separately

  • Tinctures/Syrups/Sauces

    12 total pieces, each packaged separately

The Harvest Cup Awards Schedule

Don't miss out on winner announcements at The Harvest Cup

Saturday December 15, 2018

4:50pm - 5:20pm

  • Edibles Sweets
  • Solvent Extracts
  • Outdoor Flowers
  • Topicals/Transdermals/Oils
  • Vape Pens
  • CBD Topicals

Sunday December 16, 2018

4:50pm - 5:20 pm

  • Indoor Flowers
  • Non-solvent Extracts
  • Tinctures/Syrups/Sauces
  • CBD Flower/Extracts
  • CBD Edibles/Tinctures
  • Edibles Savory
CategorySamples Per JudgeTesting/Display SamplesTotal Amount
Solvent Extractsten 1-gram packagesone 1-gram package and one 2-gram package13 grams
Non-Solvent Extractsten 1-gram packagesone 1-gram package and one 2-gram pacakge13 grams
Vape Pensten 1-pen packagestwo 1-pen packages12 pens
CBD Flower/Extractfive 3-gram packages/ten 1-gram packagestwo 2-gram packages and two 1-gram packages (both)18 grams flower/13 grams extract
CBD Edibles/Tincturesten 1-piece packagestwo 1- piece packages12 pieces
CBD Topicalsten 1-piece packagestwo 1-piece packages12 pieces
Indoor Flowersfive 3-gram packagesone 2-gram package and 1-gram package18 grams
Outdoor Flowersfive 3-gram packagesone 2-gram package and one 1-gram package18 grams
Topicals/Transdermals/Oilsten 1-piece packagestwo 1-piece packages12 pieces
Tinctures/Syrups/Saucesten 1-piece packagestwo 1-piece packages12 pieces
Edibles Sweetsten 1-piece packagestwo 1-piece packages12 pieces
Edibles Savoryten 1-piece packagestwo 1-piece packages12 pieces

Submission Rules

All submissions are to be packaged by the entrant. No entry can have a Company name or logo. Each category is a little different and so are the packing instructions, please read carefully.

Solvent Extracts/Non-Solvent Extracts/CBD Extracts

Extracts can be packaged in a 4 inch by 4 inch parchment or PTFE square inside a blank coin envelope, silicone container or in an small unmarked glass jar. Submissions to contain 10 1-gram packages for judges and one 2-gram packages for lab testing and one 1- gram package display (12 packages/13 grams total).

Outdoor Flowers/Indoor Flowers/CBD Flowers

Flowers can be packaged in an unmarked plastic sandwich bag, an unmarked glass jar or an unmarked plastic medicine bottle. Submissions should contain five 3-gram packages for judges and one 2-gram package for lab testing and one 1-gram package display. (7 packages/18 grams total)

Topicals/Tinctures/Syrups/Sauces/CBD

Topicals and tinctures can be packaged in either glass, metal or plastic containers or bottles. Must include dosing instructions and any allergen information. Submissions should have five packages containing 1-item of each for judges and two 1-item packages for lab testing and display (12 packages/12 items total).

Edibles Sweet/Savory/CBD

Edibles can be packaged in a variety of ways and it is part of the judging criteria. You must include dosing instructions, allergen information and any handling instructions (i.e. Must be refrigerated or heated, served over ice). Submissions should have five packages containing 1-item of each for judges and two 1-item packages for lab testing and display (12 packages/12 items total).

Competitor Benefits

Every paid submission accepted for entry into The Harvest Cup 2018 will be eligible for the following perks/benefits:

  • One (1) lanyard with badge identifying you as "Competitor - The Harvest Cup 2018" (each paid submission will receive one lanyard - if you enter more than once, you will receive one for each paid entry)
  • One (1) free Weekend Pass for The Harvest Cup 2018, including access to the Kick Off party Friday night (location TBD), December 14, 2018, and full access to the event at the DCU Center both Saturday & Sunday (12/15 & 12/16).
  • Ability to purchase one (1) additional ticket for Kick Off party at a cost of $35.00 (does NOT include any access to event at the DCU center - tickets to the event at the DCU center will be sold separately).

Judging

Judging Format

60 Judges - 5 Judges per category

Extracts

Extracts will be judged on the following items on a scale of 1-10 for a possible total of 50 points.

  • Visual
  • Aroma
  • Taste
  • Purge
  • Effect
Flowers

Flowers will be judged on the following 5 items on a scale of 1-10 for a possible total of 50 points.

  • Visual
  • Aroma
  • Taste
  • Flush
  • Effect
Topicals

Topicals will be judged on the following 4 items on a scale of 1-10 for a possible total of 40 points.

  • Visual
  • Aroma
  • Packaging
  • Effect
Tinctures

Tinctures will be judged on the following 4 items on a scale of 1-10 for a possible total of 40 points.

  • Visual
  • Taste
  • Packaging
  • Effect
Edibles

Edibles will be judged on the following 4 items on a scale of 1-10 for a possible total of 40 points.

  • Visual
  • Taste
  • Packaging
  • Effect

Judges Benefits

Each judge of The Harvest Cup 2018 will be eligible for the following perks/benefits:

  • One (1) lanyard with badge identifying you as "Judge - The Harvest Cup 2018"
  • One (1) free Weekend Pass for The Harvest Cup 2018, including access to the Kick Off party Friday night (location TBD), December 14, 2018, and full access to the event at the DCU Center both Saturday & Sunday (12/15 & 12/16).
  • Ability to purchase one (1) additional ticket for Kick Off party at a cost of $35.00 (does NOT include any access to event at the DCU center - tickets to the event at the DCU center will be sold separately).
  • Judges Meeting Party