Kentucky Ag Commissioner Objects to USDA Rules on Industrial Hemp – Cannabis News

Kentucky's Agriculture Commissioner is asking the federal government to reconsider its latest set of rules regarding industrial hemp.

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Colorado first state to certify hemp seeds – Cannabis News

Farmers can buy the certified Colorado hemp seeds in 2017.

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Entourage Nutritional Distributors predicts 2016 will be a record year for company sales

The company, the largest distributor of cannabidiol (CBD) in North America, points to the dramatic growth in consumer and business awareness of CBD’s therapeutic properties.

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Virginia Tech participates in state-wide research project on cultivating hemp – Cannabis News

Over a year after the Virginia General Assembly passed a bill allowing certain institutions to grow hemp, seeds finally went into the ground this summer at Virginia Tech.

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Virginia Tech participates in state-wide research project on cultivating hemp – Cannabis News

Over a year after the Virginia General Assembly passed a bill allowing certain institutions to grow hemp, seeds finally went into the ground this summer at Virginia Tech.

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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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Hemp proposed as agricultural crop for Alaska – Cannabis News

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

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Hemp proposed as agricultural crop for Alaska – Cannabis News

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

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Five things to know about industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Hemp and marijuana are not the same thing.

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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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Boise Hemp Fest comes as feds stand their ground – Cannabis News

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) — Organizers of the inaugural Boise Hemp Fest 2016 view it as a teaching tool for the many uses of cannabis.

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Boise Hemp Fest comes as feds stand their ground – Cannabis News

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) — Organizers of the inaugural Boise Hemp Fest 2016 view it as a teaching tool for the many uses of cannabis.

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Murray State University in Kentucky Hosts Hemp Education and Field Day – Cannabis News

Murray State University hosted a Hemp Education and Field Day earlier this month, giving area residents insight on the hemp plots being grown at the university.

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The height of hemp – Cannabis News

A report released in May showed that nationwide, retail sales for hemp products in 2015 reached $575 million, which was a more than 10 percent increase from the prior year.

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Kentucky is experimenting with industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Kentucky is experimenting with industrial hemp – as dozens of farmers grow test plots covering 45-hundred acres.

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Kentucky is experimenting with industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Kentucky is experimenting with industrial hemp – as dozens of farmers grow test plots covering 45-hundred acres.

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Cannabinoids in Hemp for Beauty, Skin Health – Cannabis News

Cannabinoids are almost exclusively found in cannabis, and have been shown to have a significant effect on chronic skin conditions.

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Hemp and Heavy Metal Toxicity in Soil – Cannabis News

Environmental cleanup could be as simple as using natural resources, such as Indian mustard seed, sunflowers and hemp.

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Hemp seeds under consideration for consumption in Australia by food regulator – Cannabis News

Australians may soon be able to buy hemp seeds to snack on, if a new proposal is given the thumbs-up.

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