Hemp planting set for May 24 in Washington State - Cannabis News

It’s been nearly a century in the making, but this May will bring with it the first legal planting of the versatile, valuable industrial hemp oilseed and fiber crop in Washington State in approximately 90 years.

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Hemp planting set for May 24 in Washington State - Cannabis News

It’s been nearly a century in the making, but this May will bring with it the first legal planting of the versatile, valuable industrial hemp oilseed and fiber crop in Washington State in approximately 90 years.

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North Carolina hemp commission considers joining lawsuit against DEA - Cannabis News

RALEIGH -  The state commission charged with fostering an industrial hemp industry in North Carolina is considering joining a lawsuit against a government agency that it agrees is making things difficult: the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

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North Carolina hemp commission considers joining lawsuit against DEA - Cannabis News

RALEIGH -  The state commission charged with fostering an industrial hemp industry in North Carolina is considering joining a lawsuit against a government agency that it agrees is making things difficult: the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

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Two Colleges Join New York's Industrial Hemp Farming Program - Cannabis News

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two more colleges have been authorized to participate in New York's industrial hemp pilot program.

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Two Colleges Join New York's Industrial Hemp Farming Program - Cannabis News

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two more colleges have been authorized to participate in New York's industrial hemp pilot program.

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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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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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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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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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Bill Removing Hemp from State Drug Schedule Pre-Filed in New Hampshire – Cannabis News

A coalition of Republican lawmakers in New Hampshire has pre-filed a bill that would prohibit hemp’s designation as a controlled substance in the state, thereby legalizing full-scale commercial hemp farming and treating hemp just like any other agricultural crop.

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Bill Removing Hemp from State Drug Schedule Pre-Filed in New Hampshire – Cannabis News

A coalition of Republican lawmakers in New Hampshire has pre-filed a bill that would prohibit hemp’s designation as a controlled substance in the state, thereby legalizing full-scale commercial hemp farming and treating hemp just like any other agricultural crop.

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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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Hemp farms in Rowan County, North Carolina? Dude, farmers are high on the idea – Cannabis News

The prospect of growing industrial hemp for a living in Rowan County is apparently a hot topic.

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Hemp farms in Rowan County? Dude, farmers are high on the idea – Cannabis News

The prospect of growing industrial hemp for a living in Rowan County is apparently a hot topic.

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Hemp backers eager to grow support for the crop in Iowa – Cannabis News

WASHINGTON — Supporters of industrial hemp are optimistic the crop has a future in a state known for sweeping fields of corn and soybeans.

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