Ten Cool Facts About Hemp From the NoCo Expo - Cannabis News

The fourth annual NoCo Hemp Expo this past weekend featured more than 130 vendors and 60 speakers, all sharing information about this amazing plant.

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Hemp: how one little plant could boost America's economy – Cannabis News

The plant is almost magical, advocates say, with a range of applications from paper to medicine. So why is it illegal to grow?

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8 surprising uses for hemp that could make the world a greener place – Cannabis News

Hemp isn’t just for hackin’ the sack at Phish shows or making rope. This amazing plant, a non-psychoactive variety of cannabis grown specifically for industrial purposes, has a vast number of applications for a greener planet.

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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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A New Cash Crop for Colorado’s Western Slope: Hemp – Cannabis News

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - Marijuana is growing in Mesa County, but it won't get you high. "We were saving the ranch. It wasn't selling and we had to come up with a way to cover expenses," said Margaret Richardson, a co-owner at Salt Creek Hemp Company.

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Can Industrial Hemp Save Kentucky’s Small Farms? – Cannabis News

As tobacco declines, some hope that hemp can be a “gateway crop” to financial sustainability for the state’s small farms.

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That's a SMOKING hot car! Florida businessman builds environmentally friendly sports car made from cannabis hemp

A sports car made from cannabis hemp could lead the charge in making carbon neutral vehicles.

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