Hemp Declared Next ‘It’ Food; Finally Overcomes Marijuana Misnomer

Hemp takes many forms and has many beneficial uses

Hemp does give a damn about its bad reputation. This particularly trusty strain of Cannabis has been besmirched by its illicit cousin marijuana, a cultivar of Cannabis that is smoked for recreational purposes. Hemp has a microscopic and harmless amount of THC—the chemical in marijuana that gets you high—and has an extremely versatile skill set.

Hemp Declared Next ‘It’ Food; Finally Overcomes Marijuana Misnomer

Hemp takes many forms and has many beneficial uses

Hemp does give a damn about its bad reputation. This particularly trusty strain of Cannabis has been besmirched by its illicit cousin marijuana, a cultivar of Cannabis that is smoked for recreational purposes. Hemp has a microscopic and harmless amount of THC—the chemical in marijuana that gets you high—and has an extremely versatile skill set.

Comer hails "historic" hemp vote, says still more to do to restore hemp production to Kentucky

The amendment would allow colleges and universities to grow hemp for research purposes in states where hemp production is allowed by state law.

KENTUCKY:  Agriculture Commissioner James Comer today cheered House passage of legislation to allow university research on industrial hemp. The measure was an amendment to the farm bill that passed in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Editorial: Hemp Gaining Acceptance

Kentucky's first hemp crop takes root.

Though the Farm Bill, which included the hemp amendment, did not pass the House this past week, however it did bring to light that more and more politicians and decision makers are stepping into the green and opening their minds to the possibility that growing hemp on American soil will be a reality bestowed by the Federal Read the full article…

Hemp flag to fly high over Capitol building July 4th

In a screenshot from the farm bill debate Rep. Jared Polis holds the hemp flag.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: The flag flying over the Capitol building on the Fourth of July might look like your typical Old Glory. But you probably won’t notice the fibers that make it special. It’s believed to be the first hemp flag to flutter over the dome since the government began outlawing marijuana’s less-recreational cousin back Read the full article…

Hemp flag to fly high over Capitol building July 4th

In a screenshot from the farm bill debate Rep. Jared Polis holds the hemp flag.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: The flag flying over the Capitol building on the Fourth of July might look like your typical Old Glory. But you probably won’t notice the fibers that make it special. It’s believed to be the first hemp flag to flutter over the dome since the government began outlawing marijuana’s less-recreational cousin back Read the full article…