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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Not Your Grandpa's Farm: Hemp industry faces growing pains in Colorado – Cannabis News

Although hemp is illegal at a federal level, 13 states have jumped on board the hemp train, and for good reason.

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New York just grew its first legal hemp – Cannabis News

A farm in central New York is the first to legally grow hemp in 80 years as part of a new pilot program to explore hemp's industrial use.

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New York just grew its first legal hemp – Cannabis News

A farm in central New York is the first to legally grow hemp in 80 years as part of a new pilot program to explore hemp's industrial use.

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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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Now growing at the University of Louisville: Hemp – Cannabis News

In Kentucky, the University of Louisville's Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research has started growing industrial hemp in an effort to spur its fuels and manufacturing research.

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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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Rural economic boom? Hemp on the horizon in Western North Carolina – Cannabis News

Textile mills in regions such as Western North Carolina lie dormant while Americans import about $500 million worth of hemp annually.

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Rural economic boom? Hemp on the horizon in Western North Carolina – Cannabis News

Textile mills in regions such as Western North Carolina lie dormant while Americans import about $500 million worth of hemp annually.

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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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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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Hemp Fiberboard Could Replace Plywood – Cannabis News

One acre of hemp can reportedly yield up to 5,300 pounds of straw, which can be turned into 1,300 pounds of wood fiber.

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A New Cash Crop for Colorado’s Western Slope: Hemp – Cannabis News

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - Marijuana is growing in Mesa County, but it won't get you high. "We were saving the ranch. It wasn't selling and we had to come up with a way to cover expenses," said Margaret Richardson, a co-owner at Salt Creek Hemp Company.

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Penn State to help develop guidelines for growing industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Penn State research could help farmers to be more successful if and when the law allows them to grow industrial hemp for profit.

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Governor Wolf signs bill that creates industrial hemp industry in Pennsylvania– Cannabis News

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf signs into a law a bill that allows the cultivation of industrial hemp in Pennsylvania.

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