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 not a bill to legalize marijuana in the state of Florida,” said Sen. Jeff Clemens (D-Lake Worth),

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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 That’s how many applications, plus one that was later withdrawn, the Tennessee Department of Agriculture received for the Industrial Hemp Pilot Program by the April 1 deadline. How

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04 May 2015

Henry Ford’s First Hemp Car

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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 2015, which would legalize industrial hemp for commercial use. If passed, the bill would exclude industrial hemp

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04 Feb 2015

Ganja Interests

Ganja Interests Wary Of Internal Business Rivalry Written By: Neville Graham, Business Reporter Despite strong ministerial and legislative signals, segments of the marijuana lobby are unsure that sufficient protections will be afforded to the persons who currently supply the raw material. The challenges of integration for a product that is

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03 Feb 2015

Investing in Hemp

Investing in Hemp This is Better Than Drug Money. Written By: Jeff Siegel Now that marijuana is legal in the state of Colorado, the plant is finding its way into more than just cigarettes. You can now find it in brownies, muffins, cakes, and — believe it or not —

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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 over his head and replaced it with a skinny black cord made of hemp with sterling silver

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12 Jan 2015

Why You Should Give Hemp A Chance

The New Super Seed You Need to Try Why you should give hemp a chance There seems to be a seed revolution happening on supermarket shelves these days. Everything from breakfast cereals to granola bars to yogurts has chia and flax in them. And now, the latest super sexy seed

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11 Jan 2015

Creation Of Marley Natural

Today Privateer Holdings announced the creation of Marley Natural, the world’s first global cannabis brand. Privateer Holdings is the world’s first private equity firm investing exclusively in the legal cannabis industry. Marley Natural will offer premium cannabis products that honor the life and legacy of Bob Marley as well as

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10 Jan 2015

Benefits of Hemp Plant and Oil

Benefits of Hemp Plant and Oil Hemp, which is scientifically known as “Cannabis Sativa”, is one of the earliest plants cultivated by man. This is due to its vast uses and benefits, which have come to help people in many ways. Hemp plant is the source of all its products,

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09 Jan 2015

CBD Oil Empire

The man behind the Richmond company that won’t stop growing Written by Phi James John Roulac of Nutiva for almost 15 years, Roulac has not only been outspoken about health fads and mainstream environmental causes, but has thrived on them, creating an empire. According to Inc. magazine, Nutiva revenue has

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07 Jan 2015

Nullify Federal Ban on Hemp Farming

Washington Bill Would Start to Nullify Federal Ban on Hemp Farming OLYMPIA, Wa. A bill prefiled in the Washington State senate this week would authorize the farming, production, and sale of industrial hemp in the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same once put into effect. Senate Bill

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06 Jan 2015

First Federally Permitted Hemp Seed Farm

IMD Acquires Freedom Seed and Feed, First Federally Permitted Hemp Seed and Fiber Farm in the United States IMD Companies, Inc. (OTC:ICBU) is extremely excited to announce that it has acquired Freedom Seed and Feed, LLC of Lexington, KY., the first federally permitted hemp seed and fiber farm inthe United States.

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05 Jan 2015

Kentucky Hemp Gets New Support

Industrial Hemp Gets New Kentucky Supporter: Mitch McConnell By GABE BULLARD Joining his fellow Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and state Agriculture Commissioner James Comer, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell now supports industrial hemp. In a statement released Thursday, McConnell said Paul and Comer both Republicans, like McConnell have convinced him that

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04 Jan 2015

Cannabis Quote From Willie

“I think people need to be educated to the fact that marijuana is not a drug. Marijuana is a flower. God put it here…” – Willie Nelson

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