Senate Agriculture Committee to Address Industrial Hemp Production

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Members of the US Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry will hear expert testimony next week regarding the production of industrial hemp and hemp-derived products. FDA GOVERNMENT agriculture CBD hemp Senate usda

Agriculture Secretary Nominee Tom Vilsack: Climate Reformer or Saboteur?

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Agriculture is one of the biggest contributors to the climate crisis, and it must be a key part of the solution

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Legal Tips For Agricultural Leases

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The post Legal Tips For Agricultural Leases first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Grazing leases can be an excellent option for people who aren’t using their land but want to lease it out… Read More.

Heather Burke Presentation – California Cannabis Agriculture

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Download Heather’s full presentation here CA Cannabis Agriculture… Read More. The post Heather Burke Presentation – California Cannabis Agriculture first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Here are Heather’s introductory slides.

Senate Agriculture Committee Says Yes To Vilsack for Secretary of Agriculture.

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The Senate Agriculture Committee has given an initial thumbs-up to Tom Vilsack for Secretary of Agriculture. The post Senate Agriculture Committee Says Yes To Vilsack for Secretary of Agriculture.

Poland: Cannabis cultivation 2020 – Statistics of the Ministry of Agriculture

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During the session of the parliamentary standing subcommittee on bioeconomy and innovation in agriculture, a representative of the Ministry of… Read More. The post Poland: Cannabis cultivation 2020 – Statistics of the Ministry of Agriculture first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Montana Department of Agriculture Announces Hemp Marketplace

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Here’s the press release……The Montana Department of Agriculture (MDA) announced today that the Hemp Marketplace is now available to buyers and sellers of hemp and … Read More.

Attorney 1 Agriculture, Georgia Department of Atlanta, GA

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We at the Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) take our responsibilities to you very seriously and are committed to protecting… Read More. The post Attorney 1 Agriculture, Georgia Department of Atlanta, GA first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Green Light Law Group: Agricultural Labor (iisues)

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Agricultural labor is an important part of the cannabis industry but is one that is often complicated and sometimes misunderstood. Below are answers to a … Read More. One-Hit Wonders

New Jersey: NJ Dept Of Agriculture Recreational Marijuana Statement

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They write… The New Jersey Department of Agriculture has received numerous calls concerning details about recreational marijuana. The post New Jersey: NJ Dept Of Agriculture Recreational Marijuana Statement first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Biden Nominates Hemp Advocate Tom Vilsack as Secretary of Agriculture

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The post Biden Nominates Hemp Advocate Tom Vilsack as Secretary of Agriculture first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Hemp Grower reports on yet another possible Biden cabinet member who may help the world of hemp & cannabis. According to various press reports, on … Read More.

Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) names David Lakeman as division manager

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SPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) named David Lakeman as division manager for the Department’s cannabis division. The post Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) names David Lakeman as division manager first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

US labor agency: Ruling says cannabis trimmers, grow-room employees can’t unionize because they qualify as agricultural laborers

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Marijuana cultivators, trimmers, sorters and packagers can’t form unions because they qualify as agricultural laborers, according to… Read More. MJ Biz reports.

CBD Advocate, Minnesota Democrat & House Agriculture Chairman, Collin Peterson, Loses Seat

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Hemp Industry Daily reports that House Agriculture Chairman Collin Peterson, a Minnesota Democrat and sponsor of a bill to require federal food and agriculture regulators … Read More.

Article: Costa Rica’s New Law Contemplates the Role of Hemp in Modernizing Agriculture

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The post Article: Costa Rica’s New Law Contemplates the Role of Hemp in Modernizing Agriculture first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Botswana: Former Minister of Agricultural Development Embroiled In Police Investigation Into “Illegal” Hemp Grow

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The post Botswana: Former Minister of Agricultural Development Embroiled In Police Investigation Into "Illegal" Hemp Grow first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. He may well be growing cannabis as hemp is used as the standard term for cannabis in most of southern africa.

Italy adds hemp flower for ‘extraction uses’ to official agriculture products list

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Italy’s Agriculture Ministry has added hemp flower for “extraction uses” on an official list of agricultural products for medicinal purposes. The post Italy adds hemp flower for ‘extraction uses’ to official agriculture products list first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Whisperings of a tainted cannabis licensing application process at Utah’s Dept of Agriculture getting louder

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The post Whisperings of a tainted cannabis licensing application process at Utah’s Dept of Agriculture getting louder first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. We just came across this local report which suggests Utah will have Nevada / Massachusetts type cannabis licensing issues ahead.

Press Release: Vermont Agency of Agriculture Finalizes Hemp Rules

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The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets has finalized rules for growing hemp for the current growing season. The rules set standards for … Read More.

DOCUMENT: EXPLANATORY STATEMENT FOR AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS BILL, 2021

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November 2020: OVERVIEW AND SUMMARY OF THE BILL: The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies appropriations bill provides funding for a … Read More.

Zimbabwe Govt Authorizes Agricultural Marketing Authority To Issue X3 Specialised Cannabis Trade permits

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New Zimbabwe reports T he government has authorised the Agricultural Marketing Authority (AMA) to issue three specialised trade permits which will legalise cannabis trade related … Read More.

Avoid Hemp Litigation with a Real Agricultural Production Contract

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In light of the breaking news that California has opened up for commercial hemp cultivation and that the Oregon growing season had just begun, this post concerns the more granular topic of agricultural production contracts – i.e. the contracts at the start of the supply chain between farmers and consumers. What is an Agricultural Production Contract (“APC”)? Broadly speaking an APC is an agreement between producers and contractors for a specific agricultural commodity.

Departments of Agriculture and Health partner to offer Pa. hemp growers new testing resources

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WHTM) — The Departments of Agriculture and Health announced a new partnership to make Pennsylvania’s six medical marijuana testing laboratories available to the … Read More. The post Departments of Agriculture and Health partner to offer Pa. HARRISBURG, Pa.

Indonesia: Agriculture ministry to revoke marijuana’s designation as ‘medicinal plant’

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The Agriculture … Read More. The post Indonesia: Agriculture ministry to revoke marijuana’s designation as ‘medicinal plant’ first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. There goes the Indonesian medical cannabis sector in one fell swoop.

Agriculture ministry in Poland calls for Standard of 1.0% THC in hemp

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Poland’s Ministry of Agriculture has recommended a full 1.0% THC allowable in industrial hemp in a recently unveiled 2-year government farming plan. The country would … Read More.

China updates guiding catalog for agricultural law enforcement

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China updates guiding catalog for agricultural law … Read More. Hemp players looking at working with China should probably take a quick look to see what may apply.

The Kansas Department of Agriculture will hold a hearing for a proposed adoption of commercial industrial hemp regulations.

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The Kansas Department of Agriculture says a public hearing will be held on Monday, Dec. The post The Kansas Department of Agriculture will hold a hearing for a proposed adoption of commercial industrial hemp regulations.

Texan Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller believes state should expand medical cannabis provision

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The post Texan Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller believes state should expand medical cannabis provision first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Australia: Agriculture Victoria Grants Industrial Hemp Licences

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Agriculture Victoria defines low-THC cannabis as: “. Source: Agriculture Victoria Grants Industrial Hemp Licences. Murray River Organics (ASX:MRG) and Althea Group Holdings Limited (ASX:AGH) announced yesterday both had been granted hemp cultivation licences by the Victorian Government.(Australia). Australia). The Hempgazette reports. Hemp is often referred to as “low-THC cannabis” by the Victorian Government and only licence holders are permitted to grow the crop in the state.

U.S. Department of Agriculture Approves Texas’ Hemp Regulatory Plans

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Department of Agriculture has approved Texas’ hemp regulatory plans, State Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller said on Monday. The U.S. This is a victory for Texas farmers,” Miller said in a statement. “We We are one step closer to giving our ag producers access to this exciting new crop opportunity.”. Miller makes it clear it is still not yet legal to grow hemp in Texas. “We’ve

Iowa Dept of Agriculture Now Issuing hemp licenses and seed permits

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Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig has announced that the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has issued its first round of hemp licenses … Read More.

US finalizing rule to allow farmers to legally grown hemp

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agriculture officials said Tuesday a rule that allows farmers to legally grow hemp will be finalized this week, a move that many states have awaited for months so they can begin widespread hemp production. Agriculture U.S. Department of AgricultureThe rule is set to be published Thursday and effective immediately. It establishes requirements for licensing, maintaining records on the […].

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Approves USVI Hemp Plan; Bryan Keeps Pressure on Senators to Legalize Marijuana

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Department of Agriculture has approved the Virgin Islands Hemp Plan, which outlines the procedures and requirements for cultivating and producing hemp products in … Read More. The U.S. Breaking News

Florida Alert: FDACS Hemp Subcommittee is meeting to discuss agricultural and cultivation operations. ? 3 June 2020

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Wednesday 6/3/2020, 12:00 PM EST to 1:00 PM EST Agricultural and Cultivation Operations Subcommittee Wed, Jun 3, 2020 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (EDT) Please … Read More.

National Agricultural Law Center Presents Free Webinar, “regulatory landscape for industrial hemp”

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Rusty Rumley, senior staff attorney for the National Agricultural Law Center, will outline the current regulatory landscape for industrial hemp in a Sept. State departments of agriculture and tribal governments are currently waiting on regulations from the U.S. Department of Agriculture under which states will create their own plans to regulate the cultivation of industrial hemp.

USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service Agrees (6 Nov 2020) To 12 Month Marketing Cost Share Program With National Industrial Hemp Council

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The post USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service Agrees (6 Nov 2020) To 12 Month Marketing Cost Share Program With National Industrial Hemp Council first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Florida’s Agriculture Commissioner Revealed To Have Actively Hidden Stake In Harvest Health & Recreation

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US publication The Capitolist is reporting that Nikki Fried whose managed public image over the past few years, has been one of youth, honesty & … Read More. Breaking News