For one month, Maine hemp farmers had the state's CBD-infused food market to themselves, but a law change has reopened it to out-of-state growers.
It's not your imagination, cannabidiol, commonly known as CBD, has seemingly infiltrated every consumer product -- from skin care to gummy candies to vape pens to dog treats.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) clarified on Friday that hemp seeds can be imported into the U.S., and that the Justice Department no longer has a role in that process.
Consumer Reports surveyed more than one thousand CBD users nationwide to find out whether it’s changing their lives -- and how.
For most of us, spring weather can feel refreshing after a long winter. But unfortunately for allergy sufferers, all spring brings is a season of sneezing, wheezing, and feeling downright terrible.
What might have been an FDA attempt to hit the pause button while it sorts through the regulatory haze has not slowed an explosion of openly marketed CBD products.
The conservative state is on the front lines of what is expected to be a booming hemp industry nationwide.
The Illinois Department of Agriculture held a hearing for public comment last week regarding proposed rules for industrial hemp.
“Hemp is a multibillion-dollar opportunity and potential for the state of Florida and the agriculture community as an alternative crop. After 80 years of stalled progress, we can finally begin to put cannabis to work for farmers, consumers and patients here in Florida.”
Livestock producers will play a crucial role in the success or failure of hemp, as the crop holds many potential benefits as a feedstuff.
Since launching his signature cannabis brand Willie’s Reserve in 2015, Willie Nelson has slowly expanded his reach into the burgeoning industry.
The passage of the federal Farm Bill late in December is ratcheting up a green rush in Colorado that those in the industry say will shake up, better regulate and expand the burgeoning market for hemp.
A Kentucky company says it has developed hemp plants that don’t contain any THC, which is marijuana’s main psychoactive component.
Touted as a wonder drug capable of easing anxiety, reducing inflammation, and preventing seizures, cannabidiol, or CBD, has been growing rapidly in popularity.
At a time when plastic is damaging not only our environment but also our health, it seems more vital than ever to explore hemp’s role in the future of sustainable materials.
In a surprising turn, Pennsylvania is throwing the door wide open for industrial hemp production — something the state, or the U.S. for that matter, has not seen since before World War II.