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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Pennsylania: State seeks farmers for hemp program – Cannabis News

Pennsylvania farmers are being invited to participate in a Hemp Pilot Research program that will contribute toward a better understanding of what could be a new cash crop in the commonwealth.

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State seeks farmers for hemp program – Cannabis News

Pennsylvania farmers are being invited to participate in a Hemp Pilot Research program that will contribute toward a better understanding of what could be a new cash crop in the commonwealth.

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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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Garden Variety: Another look at industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Maybe you have heard of hemp in recent years, as momentum behind a movement to legalize the agricultural crop has grown with federal legislation and some states supporting it.

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Garden Variety: Another look at industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Maybe you have heard of hemp in recent years, as momentum behind a movement to legalize the agricultural crop has grown with federal legislation and some states supporting it.

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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 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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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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Marijuana vs. Hemp: What's the Difference? – Cannabis News

Years of breeding and manipulation resulted in the emergence of two varieties: one for medicinal and spiritual purposes, the other for agricultural and industrial uses.

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Marijuana vs. Hemp: What's the Difference? – Cannabis News

Years of breeding and manipulation resulted in the emergence of two varieties: one for medicinal and spiritual purposes, the other for agricultural and industrial uses.

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University of Nebraska Lincoln experiments with hemp as possible alternative for struggling farmers – Cannabis News

Cannabis is legally grown in Nebraska except the garden serves a much different purpose from the typical assumption.

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University of Nebraska Lincoln experiments with hemp as possible alternative for struggling farmers – Cannabis News

Cannabis is legally grown in Nebraska except the garden serves a much different purpose from the typical assumption.

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What is Hemp?: Marijuana’s Industrial Counterpart – Cannabis News

Hemp. It’s a word you have probably heard more than once, and probably had some questions about at the time.

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Hemp crop harvested in Virginia for first time in decades – Cannabis News

Hemp was once a mainstay crop in Virginia, until it ended up being banished as part of the long U.S. war on drugs starting in the 1930s.

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln launches hemp research – Cannabis News

After months of paperwork and navigating bureaucratic red tape, University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have planted their first crop of legal hemp.

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