What our competition represents.

The Jade Cup competition is an event that highlights the cannabis industry’s evolution through the strategic blending of indica, sativa, and hybrid strains. Breeders and cultivators skillfully craft strains that synergize their strengths to optimize THC levels, color, and terpenes within the many challenging environments presented within Oklahoma. Each strain is paired with customized nutrient recipes tailored to each strain’s unique needs. In this competition, winners are determined based on several factors, including the aroma, flavor, trichome presence, THC and terpene levels. The collaboration between the breeder and cultivator plays a crucial role in achieving success in each category, resulting in them being honored with the title. By introducing new strains annually, the competition remains vibrant and aligned with industry innovation. By highlighting the distinctive genetics crafted by breeders and the adept nutrient management and cultivation environments overseen by cultivators, the competition underscores the blend of creative and scientific elements inherent in cannabis cultivation.. Jade Cup strives to stimulate continuous advancements in strain development and acknowledges excellence in the realm of cannabis breeding.

Entry (5 x Trophies) Date November 1st to 31st

Submission Deadline: 11/30/23

Indoor Hybrid

Indoor cultivation involves growing mature cannabis flowers under artificial lighting and within a controlled environment to manage factors like temperature and humidity.

Entry Categories:

“Sungrown cultivation entails growing mature cannabis outdoors under natural sunlight, without artificial lighting or protective structures. Artificial lighting is only allowed for nurturing young plants, not for the mature canopy area.”

Sun Grown – Hybrid

“Sungrown cultivation entails growing mature cannabis outdoors under natural sunlight, without artificial lighting or protective structures. Artificial lighting is only allowed for nurturing young plants, not for the mature canopy area.”

Greenhouse/Mixed Light – Hybrid

“Mixed Light cultivation involves growing cannabis in structures like greenhouses, hoop-houses, or glasshouses, using a combination of techniques such as light deprivation and artificial lighting to manage the plant’s light exposure.”

Extracts: Solventless and Solvents


1. Ice Water Hash is a cannabis concentrate produced through a process of extracting compounds using ice and water.

2. Rosin is a type of hash that undergoes an additional heat and/or pressure process after the initial extraction.


1. Hydrocarbon extracts in liquid form, such as sauce and diamonds, involve using a secondary process to aid in separating THC-A crystals. These crystals are then combined with the terpene portion to create the final product.

2. Solid hydrocarbon extracts, like batter and shatter, are created through conventional extraction methods using hydrocarbons.

Dear Cannabis Enthusiasts,

We are thrilled to introduce you to an exciting and groundbreaking event – Jade Cup. It is with great pleasure that we extend this invitation to you, our valued participants and potential contenders.

Jade Cup is not just any competition; it’s a celebration of passion, skill, and innovation. Whether you are a seasoned expert in the cannabis industry or just getting started, this competition offers a platform for you to showcase your talents and be recognized on a grand stage.

Our competition boasts a diverse range of categories, including Indoor, Sungrown, Mixed Lighting, Solvent, Solventless, and an exclusive title for the “Overall Champion.” This format has been designed to cater to a wide spectrum of talents and techniques within the cannabis industry and create a vibrant atmosphere of competition and camaraderie.

At Jade Cup, we take consumer safety and responsible practices seriously. Our stringent rules and guidelines ensure that all participants adhere to the highest standards, including avoiding prohibited pesticides and growth regulators. Furthermore, we collaborate with trusted Testing Partners to guarantee compliance and product quality, thus ensuring the well-being of all consumers.

Our objectives for the Jade Cup go beyond just competition. We aim to achieve three important goals:

Celebrate: We want to celebrate the remarkable talents of the cannabis industry enthusiasts and cultivators in Oklahoma who have made this industry what it is today.

Educate: Our mission is to educate the community about safety, best practices, and the art of cannabis cultivation. We believe that knowledge empowers individuals and enhances the industry as a whole.

Advocate: Jade Cup is not just an event; it’s a movement. We aim to prepare and equip enthusiasts and patients with the information to grow with the best available practices.

We are excited about the incredible potential of this competition and the positive impact it will have on cannabis enthusiasts and the community at large.

Whether you’re a dedicated cultivator, an industry professional, or simply someone interested in witnessing the best in cannabis growers and breeders, we welcome you to be part of this journey.

Stay tuned for more updates, and be ready to immerse yourself in the culture of Jade Cup.

Thank you for your enthusiasm, and we look forward to seeing you at Jade Cup!


Jade Hydro Managment