24 Jun 2017

Hemp could be new cash crop for Oregonia

Hemp could be new cash crop for Oregonia Written By: Corvallis Gazette-Times The pieces of the puzzle are starting to come together to allow Oregon’s farmers to start planting what could become their

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24 Jun 2017

Investing in Hemp

Investing in Hemp This is Better Than Drug Money. Written By: Jeff Siegel http://www.energyandcapital.com/editors/jeff-siegel Now that marijuana is legal in the state of Colorado, the plant is finding its way into more than

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24 Jun 2017

Legalizing Industrial Hemp In Michigan

Two Bills Legalizing Industrial Hemp Introduced In Michigan House Written By: Rick Thompson LANSING- Two Republican House Representatives have introduced bills to allow research on industrial hemp in Michigan. One problem: they’ll have

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25 Sep 2016

Hemp 101

So What Is Hemp Hemp is a term for fiber and seed products derived from varieties of the Cannabis plant. Written By: Mr Ganja The Hemp Plant is harvested for its fibers, seed,

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26 Aug 2016

Medical Marijuana Raids In Michigan

  Patient/Caregiver Fees Are Being Used When a Michigan medical marijuana patient sends their fee to the state Capitol (Lansing) to register – they reasonably assume the money goes to processing and ensuring

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06 Aug 2015

Tennessee Hemp Plants Receive Their First Inspections

Inspections are underway today on Tennessee hemp farms. Written By: Matthew Frederick mfrederick79@gmail.com For the first time in more than 7 decades, Tennessee farmers are legally tending to their hemp crops. In January, State

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06 Jul 2015

Progress Continues In Salem On House Bill 2668.

House Bill 2668 will spend the July 4th weekend on the Senate desk in Salem Oregon. The bill awaits its third reading after a 9-0 vote by the committee on June 23rd. Written

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17 Jun 2015

Hemp And Super Batteries

 Hemp Could Power Better Super Batteries Industrial hemp, the non-psychoactive cousin of marijuana, can play a role in manufacturing super-powerful supercapacitors for energy storage at a cost that’s far cheaper thangraphene, researchers report.

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15 Jun 2015

Hemp Farmers And Marijuana Growers Battle Over Cross-Pollination Concerns

Oregon hemp farmers, marijuana growers, and cross-­pollination concerns. Written By: Matthew Frederick @mfrederick79 www.facebook.com/mfrederickwriter mfrederick79@gmail.com There is a common theme between the Marijuana growers and the hemp farmers in Oregon – and that

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08 May 2015

Federal Policy Makers vs Cannabis Industry

WASHINGTON, DC — On Wednesday, the IRS Advisory Council (IRSAC) released a report making a number of observations and recommendations to the Internal Revenue Service and federal policy makers relating to the need

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06 May 2015

Movement To Legalize Industrial Hemp Presses On

NDIANAPOLIS — Leaders of the Indiana Hemp Industries Association have been hard at work in the effort to legalize the growing of hemp as a cash crop. Jamie Campbell Petty, founder of the

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06 May 2015

Florida Lawmakers Set Sights On Industrial Hemp Production

The Florida Senate Committee on Regulated Industries voted Wednesday April 8 to recommend legislation that would authorize statewide farming, production and sale of industrial hemp. The vote was 8 to 4. “This is

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05 May 2015

Tennessee farmers, researchers apply for first industrial hemp permits

Fifty-three individuals and businesses across the state, including seven from East Tennessee, will serve as test cases for Tennessee’s industrial hemp law. That’s how many applications, plus one that was later withdrawn, the

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19 Mar 2015

Legalizing Industrial Hemp On Federal Level

Sen. Cory Gardner backs bill legalizing industrial hemp on federal level By Kieran Nicholson, The Denver Post Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner announced Thursday he is co-sponsoring the Industrial Hemp Farming Act of

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13 Jan 2015

Hemp Loobying In D.C.

The Face Of Hemp In Washington Industrial hemp has a lobbyist, and he’s a true believer Written by: Chris Moody Ben Droz loosened the red paisley tie around his neck, pulled the knot

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