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New York just gave another boost to hemp industry - Cannabis News
New York will be among the first states to establish a grading program for cannabis-derived extracts assuring consumers some degree of quality control.
Hemp Businesses Need Clarity On Credit Card Processing, GOP Congressman Tells Federal Regulators - Cannabis News
One day after federal financial regulators issued guidance relaxing requirements for banks doing business with hemp companies, Rep. Andy Barr (R-KY) called for further input on how financial institutions can work with the industry -- particularly when it comes to credit card processing.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is extending the public comment period on proposed hemp regulations that was initially set to expire at the end of December.
A new study of America’s fledgling hemp farms demonstrated that bees flock to cannabis due to the plants’ abundant pollen stores, which could help scientists better support both the bee and floral populations.
Federal financial regulatory agencies are clarifying that banks no longer have to take extra steps to track accounts for hemp-related businesses.
As the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) pushes ahead to finalize regulations for hemp, a key federal watchdog agency released an assessment of the department’s rulemaking process and seemed to agree that it’s in the public’s interest to expedite implementation.
Gov. Tony Evers signed legislation Tuesday broadening the state program that allows hemp farming.
CBD (cannabidiol) is a therapeutic compound produced by cannabis. It is commonly extracted and processed into oils, gummies, topicals, and other products that have no doubt sparked your curiosity. And with curiosity comes a load of questions.
Some tribes in South Dakota are laying the groundwork for residents to begin growing hemp in the next year.
What exactly is CBD (cannabidiol) oil and what can it do? What doesn’t it do?
Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Tuesday issued an executive order aligning Idaho law enforcement activities with federal law to allow the transport of hemp across the state, but one lawmaker says parts of the order appear to violate the U.S. Constitution.
Unlike petrochemical-based lubricants, hemp is a renewable resource that actually reduces carbon dioxide in the air.
The rush to farm industrial hemp has left some farmers without a buyer.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a recorded webinar on Tuesday to help guide individuals through its proposed regulations on hemp.
Some Vermont hemp farmers are in a “panic” over hemp regulations proposed by the federal government this week that would strictly regulate the amount of THC -- the psychoactive chemical found in the plant when it’s harvested.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is officially accepting public comments on its proposed regulations for hemp.
Farmers across the country will soon be able to grow hemp under the auspices of the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program, announced October 29 by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the interim rule in a press statement on Tuesday.