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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Hemp seed certified in Colorado – Cannabis News

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) is announcing that three industrial hemp seed varieties have passed the statewide THC validation and observation trial and are now eligible to be grown by the Colorado Seed Growers Association for production of “CDA Approved Certified Seed.”

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Hemp seed certified in Colorado – Cannabis News

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) is announcing that three industrial hemp seed varieties have passed the statewide THC validation and observation trial and are now eligible to be grown by the Colorado Seed Growers Association for production of “CDA Approved Certified Seed.”

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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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Not Your Grandpa's Farm: Hemp industry faces growing pains in Colorado – Cannabis News

Although hemp is illegal at a federal level, 13 states have jumped on board the hemp train, and for good reason.

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The height of hemp – Cannabis News

A report released in May showed that nationwide, retail sales for hemp products in 2015 reached $575 million, which was a more than 10 percent increase from the prior year.

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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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Colorado Farmer Shatters Hemp's Fiber Ceiling - Cannabis News

Ryan Loflin bet the farm in 2013 and did what no U.S. producer had done for 70 years.

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Colorado to certify industrial hemp seeds in an initiative touted as first in the nation – Marijuana News

Colorado, already a national leader in hemp cultivation, is pushing forward with a plan to certify seed, in part to ensure THC levels, the active ingredient in marijuana, do not exceed legal levels.

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