Ten Cool Facts About Hemp From the NoCo Expo - Cannabis News

The fourth annual NoCo Hemp Expo this past weekend featured more than 130 vendors and 60 speakers, all sharing information about this amazing plant.

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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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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?

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High Hopes for Industrial Hemp Farming – Cannabis News

Both the federal government and various state governments have taken major steps forward in restarting an industry that has been in hibernation for almost a century.

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Industrial hemp workshop comes to Texas Tech campus, informs public on benefits – Cannabis News

A goal of the Texas Hemp Industries Association, besides educating people on industrial hemp, is to encourage Texans to vote for the legalization of hemp farming in Texas.

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Industrial hemp workshop comes to Texas Tech campus, informs public on benefits – Cannabis News

A goal of the Texas Hemp Industries Association, besides educating people on industrial hemp, is to encourage Texans to vote for the legalization of hemp farming in Texas.

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Hemp: An Old Crop with a New Opportunity – Cannabis News

With a long list of uses and applications, industrial hemp holds tremendous profit potential for Kentucky farmers.

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Hemp Could Help Solve Oil Spill Problems – Cannabis News

Hemp advocates say it is fast and cost effective in cleaning up oil spills on land or water.

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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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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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Is it Time for Farmers to Switch to Hemp Crops? – Cannabis News

The United States Department of Agriculture needs to get more involved in creating solutions to the governmental problems of turning industrial hemp into a viable crop.

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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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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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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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Could Hemp Grow Back to Aid Sustainability Efforts? – Cannabis News

Hemp could disrupt the myriad industries that produce and use plastics. You can make a car out of hemp. Imagine a hemp car with an engine running on clean-burning biofuel.

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Seeds of history: North Dakota farmer plants industrial hemp in pilot program - Cannabis News

ELGIN, N.D. – Out in a field that can be viewed from the windows of a farmhouse in southwestern North Dakota, Clarence Laub III, finished seeding his industrial hemp crop on June 1.

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