Flurry of Hemp Initiatives in U.S. States – Cannabis News

Hemp initiatives in states from tiny Rhode Island in the east to expansive Washington state in the USA’s northwest are seeing advances as proponents of the crop see its potential to revive the farm sector and boost state tax coffers — sooner or later.

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Flurry of Hemp Initiatives in U.S. States – Cannabis News

Hemp initiatives in states from tiny Rhode Island in the east to expansive Washington state in the USA’s northwest are seeing advances as proponents of the crop see its potential to revive the farm sector and boost state tax coffers — sooner or later.

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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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Farmers in Italy fight soil contamination with cannabis – Cannabis News

TARANTO, Italy -- Farmers in a region of Italy once known for cheeses have turned to cultivating a type of cannabis -- not to smoke or sell -- but to decontaminate polluted soil.

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West Virginia industrial hemp group launches campaign for crop's growth – Cannabis News

VIENNA, W.Va. (AP) — A nonprofit trade association has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help back the effort to turn industrial hemp into the West Virginia's next niche crop.

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West Virginia industrial hemp group launches campaign for crop's growth – Cannabis News

VIENNA, W.Va. (AP) — A nonprofit trade association has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help back the effort to turn industrial hemp into the West Virginia's next niche crop.

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Idaho lawmakers could soon be asked to change law on hemp – Cannabis News

Some people are trying to convince Idaho lawmakers to make it legal to grow industrial hemp in the state for research.

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Idaho lawmakers could soon be asked to change law on hemp – Cannabis News

Some people are trying to convince Idaho lawmakers to make it legal to grow industrial hemp in the state for research.

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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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Lawmakers push for hemp comeback in Wisconsin – Cannabis News

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican lawmakers want to help Wisconsin's once-dominant hemp industry make a comeback, giving farmers the chance to add a versatile and hardy plant to their fields.

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Lawmakers push for hemp comeback in Wisconsin – Cannabis News

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican lawmakers want to help Wisconsin's once-dominant hemp industry make a comeback, giving farmers the chance to add a versatile and hardy plant to their fields.

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An idea's appeal grows: Farmers tout high points of industrial hemp – Cannabis News

With their water wells dropping, two farmers from the far southwest corner of Kansas flew a 1967 Cessna Wednesday morning to Topeka – all in support of hemp.

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An idea's appeal grows: Farmers tout high points of industrial hemp – Cannabis News

With their water wells dropping, two farmers from the far southwest corner of Kansas flew a 1967 Cessna Wednesday morning to Topeka – all in support of hemp.

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Hemp for cows? Colorado follows Washington, approves hemp animal feed study – Cannabis News

DENVER (AP) -- Colorado livestock could be eating hemp under a bill that passed the state Senate Tuesday.

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Hemp making a splash in pilot programs – Cannabis News

31 states have passed legislation allowing hemp research or production.

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Indiana lawmakers consider allowing hemp in treatment of epilepsy – Cannabis News

A bill allowing children with epilepsy to use hemp extract will be heading to the Senate floor for a vote, though some lawmakers were concerned about the need or potential abuse of the product.

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