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Hemp in food for horses and chickens? Maybe - Cannabis News

Cannabis: It’s not just for medicinal or recreational purposes. At least that's what one commercial grower hopes.

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Building the Case for Industrial Hemp - Cannabis News

Real-world research in more than a dozen states in recent years is giving farmers new understanding of how to grow industrial hemp and showing that it has promise to be a viable commercial crop in the U.S.

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Hemp making a splash in pilot programs – Cannabis News

31 states have passed legislation allowing hemp research or production.

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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 Makes a Comeback As Marijuana Goes Legal – Cannabis News

With pot consumption now legal in half of all states for either medical or recreational purposes, the long-dormant business of hemp production may well be poised for a renaissance.

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Could Imported Hemp Seeds be a Contributor in Slumping Brand Name Breakfast Cereal Sales? – Cannabis News

Hemp seeds are emerging as a healthy source of food and new breakfast cereal companies are now becoming popular as an alternative to old-time favorites.

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Hemp backers eager to grow support for the crop in Iowa – Cannabis News

WASHINGTON — Supporters of industrial hemp are optimistic the crop has a future in a state known for sweeping fields of corn and soybeans.

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Hemp backers eager to grow support for the crop in Iowa – Cannabis News

WASHINGTON — Supporters of industrial hemp are optimistic the crop has a future in a state known for sweeping fields of corn and soybeans.

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Attention all anxiety sufferers: you can now get relaxing cannabidiol milk and it’s delicious – Cannabis News

You can now get a 100% organic hemp milk which promises to sooth anxieties and pains, aid sleep and reduce stress – via CBD (cannabidiol) oil.

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North Carolina first? Hemp-processing plant gets OK in Asheboro – Cannabis News

ASHEBORO — City officials approved a zoning permit for what may be the first hemp food processing plant in North Carolina.

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North Carolina first? Hemp-processing plant gets OK in Asheboro – Cannabis News

ASHEBORO — City officials approved a zoning permit for what may be the first hemp food processing plant in North Carolina.

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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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Cannabis-Infused Beer Was Just Approved for Sale – Cannabis News

No, it won't get you high. But rest assured, the alcohol still works.

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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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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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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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Surprising and Sustainable Ways You Can Use Hemp – Cannabis News

Hemp is a low impact, fast-growing and clean plant to produce, and extremely versatile.

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Rural economic boom? Hemp on the horizon in Western North Carolina – Cannabis News

Textile mills in regions such as Western North Carolina lie dormant while Americans import about $500 million worth of hemp annually.

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Rural economic boom? Hemp on the horizon in Western North Carolina – Cannabis News

Textile mills in regions such as Western North Carolina lie dormant while Americans import about $500 million worth of hemp annually.

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