Alaska farmers push for hemp legalization – Cannabis News

Alaska became the third state to legalize recreational marijuana in 2015, but it’s not exactly ahead of the curve on hemp, which comes from the same plant.

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Alaska farmers push for hemp legalization – Cannabis News

Alaska became the third state to legalize recreational marijuana in 2015, but it’s not exactly ahead of the curve on hemp, which comes from the same plant.

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Omaha partner in hemp-processing firm urges lawmakers to OK plant's farming in Nebraska – Cannabis News

LINCOLN — Hemp may grow wild across Nebraska, but if you want to make clothing or other products out of the industrial cousin of marijuana, you’ll have to buy it cultivated from Canada.

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Omaha partner in hemp-processing firm urges lawmakers to OK plant's farming in Nebraska – Cannabis News

LINCOLN — Hemp may grow wild across Nebraska, but if you want to make clothing or other products out of the industrial cousin of marijuana, you’ll have to buy it cultivated from Canada.

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Hemp legalization bill moves to New Mexico Senate floor – Cannabis News

A bill that would legalize hemp production in New Mexico passed another legislative hurdle on Monday.

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Hemp legalization bill moves to New Mexico Senate floor – Cannabis News

A bill that would legalize hemp production in New Mexico passed another legislative hurdle on Monday.

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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 hits new high as building material on Dutch bridge – Cannabis News

While plenty of cannabis goes up in smoke in coffee shops around the Netherlands, Dutch researchers have found a new use for it - as an environmentally friendly building material to rival cement or steel.

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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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You can’t grow legal weed in Rhode Island yet, but you can now grow hemp – Cannabis News

New law allows people to obtain license to cultivate hemp for commercial products.

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You can’t grow legal weed in Rhode Island yet, but you can now grow hemp – Cannabis News

New law allows people to obtain license to cultivate hemp for commercial products.

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Finding the real value of hemp in Kentucky – Cannabis News

The hemp program in Kentucky is in its infancy, having just 2,350 acres grown last year and 922 acres in 2015.

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The Other Cannabis – Cannabis News

Even in Colorado, breeding hemp means grappling with all sorts of legal red tape. One plant biologist hopes to beat the odds.

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North Dakota Hemp program heads into second year – Cannabis News

After a successful first year growing industrial hemp, the North Dakota Department of Agriculture is seeking producers for year two.

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North Dakota Hemp program heads into second year – Cannabis News

After a successful first year growing industrial hemp, the North Dakota Department of Agriculture is seeking producers for year two.

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Pennsylvania will allow industrial hemp to be grown at up to 30 test sites in 2017 – Cannabis News

Industrial hemp gets a bad rap, advocates say.

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Pennsylvania will allow industrial hemp to be grown at up to 30 test sites in 2017 – Cannabis News

Industrial hemp gets a bad rap, advocates say.

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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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State legislators consider hemp in Iowa – Cannabis News

Could Iowa soon see a new cash crop, among our fields of corn and soybeans? The big topic at the State Capitol Monday was hemp.

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State legislators consider hemp in Iowa – Cannabis News

Could Iowa soon see a new cash crop, among our fields of corn and soybeans? The big topic at the State Capitol Monday was hemp.

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