Omaha partner in hemp-processing firm urges lawmakers to OK plant's farming in Nebraska – Cannabis News

LINCOLN — Hemp may grow wild across Nebraska, but if you want to make clothing or other products out of the industrial cousin of marijuana, you’ll have to buy it cultivated from Canada.

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Omaha partner in hemp-processing firm urges lawmakers to OK plant's farming in Nebraska – Cannabis News

LINCOLN — Hemp may grow wild across Nebraska, but if you want to make clothing or other products out of the industrial cousin of marijuana, you’ll have to buy it cultivated from Canada.

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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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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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Hemp: A new cash crop for South Carolina? – Cannabis News

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The medical marijuana bill, which is currently in discussion in the state Senate, and a law that would allow farmers to grow industrial hemp are two separate issues.

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Hemp: A new cash crop for South Carolina? – Cannabis News

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The medical marijuana bill, which is currently in discussion in the state Senate, and a law that would allow farmers to grow industrial hemp are two separate issues.

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Hemptopia Hopes to Educate Miami on the Health Benefits and Everyday Uses of Hemp – Cannabis News

There’s a common misconception that’s been confusing people for decades: Hemp is marijuana.

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Hemptopia Hopes to Educate Miami on the Health Benefits and Everyday Uses of Hemp – Cannabis News

There’s a common misconception that’s been confusing people for decades: Hemp is marijuana.

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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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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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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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Medical Marijuana, Hemp Business Expand in Vermont - Cannabis News

Over the past two years a number of new marijuana-related businesses have registered in Vermont.

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Medical Marijuana, Hemp Business Expand in Vermont - Cannabis News

Over the past two years a number of new marijuana-related businesses have registered in Vermont.

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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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