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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

You can build your own tiny hemp home, he’ll show you how - Cannabis News

Use of hemp as a construction material is part of the revival of the crop in America, thanks to entrepreneurs who are thinking big — and small, including a Colorado firm that hosts workshops on hempcrete and builds tiny hemp houses.

Continue reading

Hemp: The future of home construction? - Cannabis news

As interest in industrial hemp has grown, so too has interest in hemp-centric production.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

Hemp making a splash in pilot programs – Cannabis News

31 states have passed legislation allowing hemp research or production.

Continue reading

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?

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

Hemp can’t get you high, but it can get high-tech – Cannabis News

As marijuana laws continue to loosen across the country -- and the world -- it looks like hemp could be brought back in a big way.

Continue reading

‘Grand Designs’ TV program Features One of New Zealand's First Hemp Homes – Cannabis News

Hemp is turning a new leaf in Taranaki, with a house made of the marijuana-like plant featuring on tonight's Grand Designs NZ.

Continue reading

High hopes for houses made from hemp – Cannabis News

A cutting-edge refinery is processing specially bred hemp and researching innovative new biomaterials that could help build future eco-friendly homes.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

Hemp proposed as agricultural crop for Alaska – Cannabis News

Though commercial marijuana became legal in Alaska in February 2015, hemp is not yet legal.

Continue reading

Hemp proposed as agricultural crop for Alaska – Cannabis News

Though commercial marijuana became legal in Alaska in February 2015, hemp is not yet legal.

Continue reading