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Posted Date: 07/05/2016
Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, D-ore., announced Friday that included in the Senate Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations committee bill is an amendment offered by Merkley to prevent the federal government from interfering with the implementation of state laws on the cultivation of industrial hemp. A total of 27 states now allow farmers to …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
Colorado State University is one of few universities in the country that can legally grow and research hemp. Researchers at Colorado State University are studying which climates are best for growing hemp in Colorado, and are legitimizing the industry by partnering with the state. Even though nearly two-thirds of Colorado counties have hemp registrations and …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
Hemp is the common name for plants of the entire genus Cannabis, although the term is often used to refer only to cannabis strains cultivated for industrial use (low or no THC varieties). Industrial hemp has many uses, including paper, textiles, biodegradable plastics, construction, health food, and fuel. It is one of the fastest growing …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
CBDRx, the premier organic hemp company located in Colorado, is extremely pleased to announce that it has received USDA Organic Certification for its entire hemp crop. CBDRx is one of the first companies in the U.S. to have the processes, documentation, and transparency necessary to achieve this groundbreaking organic certification. CBDRx specializes in the development, …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
Show your support for Hemp History Week by reading a book that is all about industrial hemp and the re-introduction of it to our farmers. First Legal Harvest is the new hemp-printed monograph from the world’s industrial hemp fields and the digital age industries they are already supplying. By Doug Fine, the author of 2014’s …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
The Hempsters Documentary film is on the move this spring, helping educate about Hemp and picking up the momentum for their upcoming film tour. The Hempsters films are a five-part series documenting the Hemp movement from the struggle to legalize through progress in the US and around the globe, and even Hemp’s history with indigenous …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
While the subject of industrial hemp may be on the lips of millions of people today, in current hemp news, and certainly on the minds of researchers and farmers alike, some of the value regarding this crop might not be the most talked about subject among the average Joe. The benefits of having a plant …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
About a decade ago when someone asked you if you wanted some milk, your first thought would automatically go straight to “cow”. And why wouldn’t it? Milk was and is synonymous with cows. But now times have changed and our grocery stores and food markets are flooded with plant-based alternatives to cow milk. You can …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
After some issues at the start of the hemp plot programs in Kentucky, including a lengthy legal battle for their seeds, it seems the hemp crops have begun to flourish at a mind-blowing rate. The industrial hemp stalks have now grown from 6 feet to a whopping 16 feet in just two months. Officials are …

Posted Date: 07/05/2016
Current hemp news tells us that industrial hemp is on the rise in America. More states are beginning to grow their own industrial hemp, just as it was centuries ago. But here are a fistful of hemp facts I think will blow your minds! If anything, it’s a good read to kill some time. And …