North Dakota's first industrial hemp crop showing promise – Cannabis News

BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota's first crop of industrial hemp is showing promise, with returns better than a lot of other commodities.

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Organic Pot Grower Living the Dream in Canada – Cannabis News

29-year-old is the lead agronomist for a British Columbia marijuana company.

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Western Innovator: Oregon nursery grower ventures into hemp – Cannabis News

For now, the Boring Hemp Co. is focusing on producing hemp seeds, which have been in short supply as the nascent industry finds its legs in the state.

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Industrial Hemp in NY: You Need an Armed Guard to Plant These Seeds - Cannabis News

EATON, N.Y. — For the first time in 80 years, a farm in New York State is legally growing cannabis.

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Industrial Hemp in NY: You Need an Armed Guard to Plant These Seeds - Cannabis News

EATON, N.Y. — For the first time in 80 years, a farm in New York State is legally growing cannabis.

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Canadian producers working to meet growing overseas demand for 'superfood' hemp seeds – Cannabis News

Infomercials in South Korea bring hemp to store shelves in various forms.

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Kentucky Ag Commissioner Objects to USDA Rules on Industrial Hemp – Cannabis News

Kentucky's Agriculture Commissioner is asking the federal government to reconsider its latest set of rules regarding industrial hemp.

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Kentucky Ag Commissioner Objects to USDA Rules on Industrial Hemp – Cannabis News

Kentucky's Agriculture Commissioner is asking the federal government to reconsider its latest set of rules regarding industrial hemp.

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Budding industry: LED lights used for life support systems can grow marijuana – Cannabis News

A former NASA researcher who spent his time looking into plant-based life-support systems for long-duration space missions has a new focus: indoor cannabis cultivation.

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Is it Time for Farmers to Switch to Hemp Crops? – Cannabis News

The United States Department of Agriculture needs to get more involved in creating solutions to the governmental problems of turning industrial hemp into a viable crop.

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Colorado first state to certify hemp seeds – Cannabis News

Farmers can buy the certified Colorado hemp seeds in 2017.

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Entourage Nutritional Distributors predicts 2016 will be a record year for company sales

The company, the largest distributor of cannabidiol (CBD) in North America, points to the dramatic growth in consumer and business awareness of CBD’s therapeutic properties.

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Virginia Tech participates in state-wide research project on cultivating hemp – Cannabis News

Over a year after the Virginia General Assembly passed a bill allowing certain institutions to grow hemp, seeds finally went into the ground this summer at Virginia Tech.

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Virginia Tech participates in state-wide research project on cultivating hemp – Cannabis News

Over a year after the Virginia General Assembly passed a bill allowing certain institutions to grow hemp, seeds finally went into the ground this summer at Virginia Tech.

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Here are the prettiest pot plants at the Oregon state fair – Cannabis News

The sweet skunky smell of cannabis may be wafting soon to a fairground near you.

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This Marijuana Farmers' Market Proves That Weed Is the New Wine – Cannabis News

In some ways, the Emerald Exchange is like other farmer’s markets one might find in L.A.’s more upscale and bohemian neighborhoods.

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Upstate NY farm gets green light for legal hemp – Cannabis News

ALBANY — The state's first legal hemp crop in more than 70 years is thriving on 30 fertile acres of upstate New York, and demand is building for its seeds and stalks.

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Hemp: The Next Big Cash Crop for Tribes? – Cannabis News

Every part of the hemp plant has great market value‒the seeds, stalks, leaves and hurd (the woody core of the stalk). Traditionally, Natives used hemp to make medicinal salve, fishing nets and clothing.

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The Science Behind Purple Kush, and the Colors of Cannabis – Cannabis News

Before cannabinoid testing and genetic profiling of the cannabis plant, consumers would judge a batch of weed based on its smell, taste, and color.

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Why Hemp Is Still Controversial In America And A Challenge For Entrepreneurs – Cannabis News

Despite its eco-friendly nature, hemp is still not allowed for widespread cultivation in the US; rather only small-scale pilots are allowed in a few states around the country.

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