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 next cash crop: industrial hemp. It’s about time. In fact, it’s well past time. Now that Oregon

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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 just cigarettes. You can now find it in brownies, muffins, cakes, and — believe it or not

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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 to redefine marijuana to get the proposed program to pass. HB 5439 and HB 5440, were just

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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, seed meal and seed oil. Hemp is a distinct variety of the plant species Cannabis sativa L.

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26 Aug 2016

Our Planet’s Most Essential Resource

Let’s talk about the planet. Let’s talk about nature. Let’s talk about HEMP. Written By:-Matthew Frederick Cool Fact There were at least 60 tons of Hemp on the U.S.S. Constitution alone – by way of the sails, rigging ropes, sealant, pennants, flags, maps, logs, bibles, clothes, and uniforms. Cotton 50%

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12 May 2015

The True Story Of Hemp

Hemp Is So Wonderful… This Is Why! Hemp is a commonly used term for high growing varieties of the Cannabis plant and its products, which include fiber, oil, and seed. Hemp is refined into products such as hemp seed foods, hemp oil, wax, resin, rope, cloth, pulp, paper, and fuel.

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07 May 2015

University Of Hawaii Grows Hemp Crop For Research

WAIMANALO, Hawaii (AP) — Legally sanctioned industrial hemp is growing in Hawaii’s soil for the first time in about 15 years. Researchers, lawmakers and farmers sprinkled newly acquired hemp seeds into the ground at the University of Hawaii’s Waimanalo Research Station during a ceremony on Friday, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported.

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

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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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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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15 Dec 2014

This Is The Law- Hemp Liberation

AB 1147, Leno Industrial hemp. Existing law makes it a crime to engage in any of various transactions relating to marijuana, except as otherwise authorized by law, such as the medical marijuana program. For the purposes of these provisions, marijuana is defined as not including the mature stalks of the

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12 Dec 2014

IRS Making Moves Towards Cannabis

IRS is finally coming around.. US Congress is finally making pushes to allow cannabis entreprenuers to open bank accounts. 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

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07 Dec 2014

Hemp

Hemp Although demonized for decades thanks to its association with THC, the psychoactive component in cannabis, hemp is an entirely different product of the cannabis sativa plant.   Hemp has been harvested and used by humanity for thousands of years, and until cannabis prohibition was considered to be the cash

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06 Dec 2014

The Many Uses of Hemp

The Many Uses of Hemp   Hemp is a very useful and ecologically sustainable material. It has been continuously used by humankind for over 6000 years, but its many uses are little known by the general public. This wonder-plant deserves more recognition for its eco-credentials and versatility. Not only is

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06 Dec 2014

Could Hemp Cause A Manufacturing Boom

If congress pushes this agricultural plot bill. We could see a brand new manufacturing boom within the hemp industry. A controversial plant could fuel a new agricultural and manufacturing boom in New York, say supporters of a law that would ease restrictions on growing industrial hemp in the state.A bill

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