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The competition is a collaboration between the ZOL club and Qure Analytical Laboratory to find, develop promote and give credit to all South African Cannabis growers and product developers. We feel it is important as a community to deliver and drive international standards when it comes to Cannabis products and services, even before regulation is set.
Dates
The competition has officially begun. Entries close: 31/08/2021. The final prize giving/winners will be announced on 25/09/2021.

Judging criteria

All entries will go through qualifying testing and analysis at Qure Analytical Laboratory. For the judge’s safety, only entries that pass minimum qualifying criteria will be sent to the judges for physical testing. *Entrants will receive COA within 7 days of testing.


FLOWER (10g per entry)
Cannabinoid Profile = R 975 value
Terpene Analysis = R975 value
TOTAL VALUE = R 1 950


EXTRACTS (2g per entry)
Potency Test = R 600 value
Residual Solvents = R 400 value
Terpene Analysis = R 975 value
TOTAL VALUE = R 1 875

The judges will rate each entry by the following 5 STAR system:

  • Best – 5 stars
  • Very good – 4 stars
  • Good – 3 stars
  • Below average – 2 stars
  • Needs improvement – 1 star

The judges criteria will be:

  • Visual aesthetics
  • Aroma
  • Taste
  • Burnability/flush
  • Stone/high

Goal: To announce the BEST ON SHOW 5 star winner

Competition Categories
Each Category will have a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.


A. Flowers

  1. Indoor
  2. Sungrown

B. Extracts

  1. FECO (Ethanol extract)
  2. BHO (Butane extract)
  3. Solventless (Rosin/Hash/Kief)
Competition Categories Each Category will have a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. A. Flowers Indoor
  1. Indica dominant
  2. Sativa dominant
  3. Hybrid
  4. CBD
B. Sungrown/greenhouse/outdoor
  1. Indica dominant
  2. Sativa dominant
  3. Hybrid
  4. CBD
C. Concentrates
  1. BHO
  2. CO2
  3. Dry sift (Kief)
  4. Oil (RSO)
  5. Other (Shatter, Full melt, crumble, Wax, Sap, pull and snap, Budder
D. Edibles E. Non-solvent
  1. Hash
  2. Rosin
  3. Kief
F. Medical infused products (Moon rocks, Caviars, Terpene products)
Entry requirements
Each competitor will be required to send in 10g for flower and/or 2g for extract. The entries will be divided between the lab, The ZOL Cup library and each judge. All entries will be logged and photographed.

Media Coverage
We intend to showcase all top-rated entries on our social media platforms. 
Please indicate on the entry form whether you are happy for us to share your product and method info: brand name (seedbank/Genetic company/Breeder info), growing methods used, strain info etc. 

Prizes:
We will have 1st to 3rd place prizes for each category .
Prizes to be announced.
*Grand Prize total dependant on minimum amount of entries (100). In the event that this criteria is not met, prize money will be scaled pro rata.

Final Event
Date: 25/09/2021

T’s & C’s

*Entrants will receive COA within 7 days of testing.
*Grand Prize total dependant on minimum amount of entries (100). In the event that this criteria is not met,
prize money will be scaled pro rata.

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