Hemp’s Future In Indiana Raises Doubts

INDIANA:  More than 50 years after America started eradicating it, hemp might be coming to a field near you. An Indiana Senate committee has given its approval, which has thrilled advocates of the new crop. What remains to be seen is whether Indiana farmers will be willing to plant the crop. Supporters make hemp, which Read the full article…

Senate Approves Legalizing Industrial Hemp In Indiana

INDIANA:  The Senate voted unanimously Monday to pass legislation that would legalize the farming and production of industrial hemp in Indiana. Senate Bill 357 – authored by Sen. Richard Young, D-Milltown – now moves to the House for consideration. The bill does not affect the state’s marijuana laws. Instead, it legalizes the production of one Read the full article…

Farm Bureau Passes Policy Urging Removal Of Industrial Hemp Classification as controlled substance

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  The national, single-issue, non-profit advocacy group Vote Hemp applauds the new resolution on industrial hemp that was adopted by delegates of the American Farm Bureau Federation at its 95th annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas last week, Jan. 14. The policy resolution urges the repeal of the classification of industrial hemp as Read the full article…