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South Carolina quietly legalizes growing hemp - Cannabis News

Lost to most in the flurry of legislation at the end of the South Carolina General Assembly’s session earlier this month was a bill legalizing the growth of industrial hemp. Not pot, but hemp.

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South Carolina quietly legalizes growing hemp - Cannabis News

Lost to most in the flurry of legislation at the end of the South Carolina General Assembly’s session earlier this month was a bill legalizing the growth of industrial hemp. Not pot, but hemp.

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Industrial Hemp Bill Headed to Illinois House - Cannabis News

There’s one piece of legislation that seems to be getting broad bipartisan support in Springfield.

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Industrial Hemp Bill Headed to Illinois House - Cannabis News

There’s one piece of legislation that seems to be getting broad bipartisan support in Springfield.

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Industrial hemp could be re-legalized in Missouri - Cannabis News

Like marijuana, industrial hemp comes from the cannabis plant, but it does not have large concentrations of the compound that makes marijuana a high-inducing drug.

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Industrial hemp could be re-legalized in Missouri - Cannabis News

Like marijuana, industrial hemp comes from the cannabis plant, but it does not have large concentrations of the compound that makes marijuana a high-inducing drug.

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Hemp planting set for May 24 in Washington State - Cannabis News

It’s been nearly a century in the making, but this May will bring with it the first legal planting of the versatile, valuable industrial hemp oilseed and fiber crop in Washington State in approximately 90 years.

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Hemp planting set for May 24 in Washington State - Cannabis News

It’s been nearly a century in the making, but this May will bring with it the first legal planting of the versatile, valuable industrial hemp oilseed and fiber crop in Washington State in approximately 90 years.

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South Carolina farmers could be growing industrial hemp by the end of the year - Cannabis News

COLUMBIA — A bill allowing the growth of industrial hemp has cleared the Senate and is expected to be accepted by the House this week, lining South Carolina farmers up to begin planting the crop before the year is out.

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South Carolina farmers could be growing industrial hemp by the end of the year - Cannabis News

COLUMBIA — A bill allowing the growth of industrial hemp has cleared the Senate and is expected to be accepted by the House this week, lining South Carolina farmers up to begin planting the crop before the year is out.

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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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North Carolina hemp commission considers joining lawsuit against DEA - Cannabis News

RALEIGH -  The state commission charged with fostering an industrial hemp industry in North Carolina is considering joining a lawsuit against a government agency that it agrees is making things difficult: the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

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North Carolina hemp commission considers joining lawsuit against DEA - Cannabis News

RALEIGH -  The state commission charged with fostering an industrial hemp industry in North Carolina is considering joining a lawsuit against a government agency that it agrees is making things difficult: the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

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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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New Mexico House passes third hemp bill with changes sought by Guv – Cannabis News

The state House of Representatives on Tuesday passed yet another bill that would legalize research on industrial hemp.

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New Mexico House passes third hemp bill with changes sought by Guv – Cannabis News

The state House of Representatives on Tuesday passed yet another bill that would legalize research on industrial hemp.

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Hemp Advocates Hope Grassroots Effort Will Advance Bill – Cannabis News

Hemp industry representatives set out on Capitol Hill to press their case to ease federal restrictions on the cash crop, one they say has lucrative future in the U.S.

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Hemp Advocates Hope Grassroots Effort Will Advance Bill – Cannabis News

Hemp industry representatives set out on Capitol Hill to press their case to ease federal restrictions on the cash crop, one they say has lucrative future in the U.S.

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Kentucky Senate OKs Bill Updating State Law Governing Hemp Growing – Cannabis News

The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill to update state law governing hemp production.

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Kentucky Senate OKs Bill Updating State Law Governing Hemp Growing – Cannabis News

The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill to update state law governing hemp production.

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