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U.S. hemp production doubles in 2017, Colorado grows twice as much as anyone - Cannabis News

Three dozen states have removed barriers to hemp production and categorized industrial hemp as an agricultural crop.

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Ready, set, grow! Hawaii issues first 3 licenses for industrial hemp growers - Cannabis News

The Indiana Hemp Industries Association wants to make industrial hemp a billion-dollar industry over the next two years, but its greatest obstacle may be overcoming stigma.

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Massachusetts Fines Three Cannabis Companies

With more states allowing legal hemp production and lawmakers finally coming around on the THC-free plant, U.S. hemp output has more than doubled over the past year.

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Iowa making plans for hemp farming by 2020 - Cannabis News

CBD’s entrance into the mainstream has been decades in the making. Sales have seen explosive growth recently, and not just in medical-marijuana dispensaries.

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Oklahoma: Cannabis Advocates Rally At State Capitol - Cannabis News

ITHACA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) – In Upstate New York, some farmers believe that they’ve found the state’s next big cash crop – hemp.

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Delano City Council discusses changing ordinance that bans Cannabis business

A state Senate bill which would legalize the growth and production of industrial hemp in the state of Wisconsin recently passed through a Senate committee with a unanimous vote.

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What is CBD oil? Everything to know about the latest health trend - Cannabis News

Have you heard of CBD oil yet? If not, you probably will soon.

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Private businesses may not benefit much from the new recreational cannabis industry

British Columbia-based Future Farm intends to rapidly expand its Maine hemp farm's footprint and bring its state-of-the-art, scalable alcohol extraction equipment and know-how to take full advantage of the fast growing CBD oil market.

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Workers’ Comp Off Limits for Medical Marijuana, Court Rules

Dispensaries might get all the attention, but hemp farmers are getting the acreage – 23,343 acres to be exact, according to a new study by Vote Hemp, an organization dedicated to advancing the industrial hemp industry.

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Damian Marley Launches Hemp-Derived CBD Products Line - Cannabis News

Damian Marley is expanding his cannabis empire to include medicinal herb.

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Here is why Florida should legalize marijuana

The pungent aroma of living cannabis is something to be celebrated by many growers, but unfortunately the smell can also draw undesired attention to a garden.

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Medicating in Wartime: The Cannabis Legacy of Vietnam Veterans - Cannabis News

More people in the wellness world are turning to CBD for its powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-anxiety effects, but just as many are confused about the nature of the compound.

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Lawmakers Request Special Session to Address Medical Marijuana Access

Northern Michigan University is the first known university in the U.S. to offer a four-year degree in the study of marijuana. Students enrolled in the Medicinal Plant Chemistry program will take classes in science, finance and marketing.

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In states where marijuana is legal, users prefer the edible high - Cannabis News

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK - In states where use of marijuana for recreational or medicinal purposes is legal, some consumers prefer eating their marijuana as opposed to smoking or vaporizing the drug.

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New York Senate passes gray market cannabis bill

While lawmakers in Montpelier argue over marijuana legalization, Middlebury dairy farmers Joel Pomainville and Sam Berthiaume are readying a harvest of a cousin of marijuana — hemp — that promoters hope could be a new cash crop for Vermont farmers.

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Breeding for Cannabinoids: The CBG Seed

The U.S. Hemp Roundtable, an alliance of national trade groups and businesses, seeks to hammer home message that industrial hemp should be an agricultural commodity, not a controlled substance.

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Illinois Governor Signs Bill Expansion Of Medical Marijuana Law - Cannabis News

An entrepreneur at the forefront of establishing hemp in Washington state says that he has harvested his first crop but doesn’t know what he’ll do with it, underlining the unpredictable future for sober cannabis in the state.

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Emerging hemp industry brings new products to Minnesota - Cannabis News

Minnesota banned hemp production when it was swept up with marijuana in the federal drug ban six decades ago. But the passage of a federal farm bill and state legislation paved the way for growth.

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Reaching Art’s Higher Limits - Cannabis News

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A legislative committee is set to consider a bill that would allow farmers to grow industrial hemp in Wisconsin.

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Pennsylvania Governor Calls For Cannabis Legalization

Hemp is an industrial form of cannabis that produces seeds and stalks that can then be used to make a long list of products.

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