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The U.S. is unquestionably the largest market for hemp products

Hemp Farmers Association To Launch May 8th

NEW JERSEY:  The Hemp Farmers Association has announced the launch of a nationwide 501(c)5 industrial hemp association specifically designed to educate, support  and protect hemp farmers through best growing practices, shared research, and vetted vendors allowing for farmers to feel more confident … Read the full article...

The exclusive partnership with the Imperial Valley Conservation Research Center and Farmtiva will harvest the first legally grown hemp in California in 24 years under the Agricultural Act of 2014 § 7606 (“2014 Farm Bill”).

Isodiol To Acquire California Hemp Farm Farmtiva

CANADA:  Isodiol International Inc., a global CBD innovator specializing in the development of pharmaceutical and health and wellness products, has announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire 51% of Farmtiva, a cultivator of hemp with operations in California that provides hemp … Read the full article...

Industrial hemp production stopped in 1937 when the Marijuana Tax Act was passed. Hemp has been illegal since 1970 when the Controlled Substances Act passed, as hemp comes from the cannabis plant.

Three More States Enact Hemp Production Laws

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Governors in Alaska, Kansas, and Oklahoma have each signed legislation in recent days establishing programs to permit the cultivation of industrial hemp. In Alaska, Independent Gov. Bill Walker signed legislation into law establishing a pilot program "to study the growth, … Read the full article...

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OLCC Notice of Public Hearing: Harvest Notification Rule

OREGON: The Commission is tasked with regulating the recreational market. One key task of regulation is to prevent diversion of marijuana into other markets. Staff has identified harvest as an opportunity for diversion and is seeking to adopt a notification requirement for outdoor growers. This would require outdoor growers to notify the Commission … Read the full article...

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