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Californians hope for hemp farms in spring – Cannabis News

Dozens of people came to a Southern California hemp importer’s warehouse to look at products and support the domestic farming of industrial hemp.

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Vermont to initiate hemp testing pilot program – Cannabis News

Previously, there was no official mechanism for Vermont's hemp growers to have their product tested, though many industrial growers have labs to test their crop or have it sent to third-party labs for testing.

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Don't Bogart That Joint...Uncle Sam Starts Counting Cannabis

It’s cold outside, and dark. Time to toke.

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Cannabis is Beneficial for Patients with Advanced Cancer, finds latest Medical Studies

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The medical marijuana bill, which is currently in discussion in the state Senate, and a law that would allow farmers to grow industrial hemp are two separate issues.

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Hemp Fiber Market Rising at rate of 6.90% in the Forecast Period

BISMARCK — The 2014 Farm Bill allowed for universities and state departments of agriculture to create pilot programs for the growing of industrial hemp. But it didn’t change the Controlled Substances Act or make hemp completely legal.

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A First for Colorado: Tree Free Hemp Is Producing Paper From Seed to Sheet – Cannabis News

For the first time, hemp paper is being produced in Colorado from seed to sheet.

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Democrats Keep Cannabis Legalization Out of 2020 Platform

Kentucky officials are expecting a significant jump in hemp cultivation during 2017.

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Fly the Friendly Skies with Hemp – Cannabis News

Don’t be surprised if, by this time next year, you see a small hemp plane soaring overhead.

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New York predicts $1.25 billion in pot tax revenue over six years

New law allows people to obtain license to cultivate hemp for commercial products.

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Can Hyperspectral Near-Infrared Imaging Help Cannabis Growers?

The hemp program in Kentucky is in its infancy, having just 2,350 acres grown last year and 922 acres in 2015.

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Arizona Cannabis dispensary now open 24 Hours a Day

A recent study found a 71 percent increase in the number of people older than 49 who reported using marijuana between 2006 and 2013.

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Is Delta-8 THC Synthetic?

A coalition of Republican lawmakers in New Hampshire has pre-filed a bill that would prohibit hemp’s designation as a controlled substance in the state, thereby legalizing full-scale commercial hemp farming and treating hemp just like any other agricultural crop.

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Thinking of getting into Connecticut's marijuana industry? Norwich forum offers a preview.

Pennsylvania farmers are being invited to participate in a Hemp Pilot Research program that will contribute toward a better understanding of what could be a new cash crop in the commonwealth.

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16 cannabis lifestyle trends that helped define 2016 – Cannabis News

You could call it the year of the cannabis consumer: retailers finally focus on UX, celebrities cater to enthusiasts, media outlets clamor for attention and a more refined world of edibles and concentrates has emerged.

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Legal Woes: German Marketing of Medical Cannabis

Even in Colorado, breeding hemp means grappling with all sorts of legal red tape. One plant biologist hopes to beat the odds.

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Man stabbed with kitchen knife over Pot smoking, parking issues

Maybe you have heard of hemp in recent years, as momentum behind a movement to legalize the agricultural crop has grown with federal legislation and some states supporting it.

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Ohio adds 3 new qualifying medical marijuana conditions

After a successful first year growing industrial hemp, the North Dakota Department of Agriculture is seeking producers for year two.

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Seven surprising signs of marijuana’s normalization in America - Cannabis News

ALBANY — People using medical marijuana in New York may soon have more products to choose from and more options on where to buy them.

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Emerald Cup Pot Fair Draws 30,000 To Sonoma County Fairgrounds – Cannabis News

SANTA ROSA (KPIX 5) — There was a lot of buzz surrounding the state’s biggest pot fair this weekend in Santa Rosa.

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Pennsylvania will allow industrial hemp to be grown at up to 30 test sites in 2017 – Cannabis News

Industrial hemp gets a bad rap, advocates say.

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