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

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.

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Agriculture of the Future? Using Fish to Grow Marijuana

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Most Marijuana plants are grown in soil, but there is another way… Agriculture of the future is using nutrients from fish to grow Marijuana. The post Agriculture of the Future?

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.

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

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.

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

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

Agrozen Opens Indiana’s First Hemp Testing Laboratory Certified By The U.S. Department Of Agriculture, The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, And The Office Of Indiana State Chemist

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Department Of Agriculture, The U.S. Press Release. CARMEL, Ind. , Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Following a year of submissions and reviews by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, central Indiana’s … Read More.

Costa Rica’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Minister, Renato Alvarado, Fears Hemp Legalization Could Bring Organised Crime To The Country

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Costa Rica’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG) is pushing back against the country’s Law on the Production of Cannabis and Hemp for Medicinal Purposes … Read More. The post Costa Rica’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Minister, Renato Alvarado, Fears Hemp Legalization Could Bring Organised Crime To The Country first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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.

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 […].

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

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.

Press Release: National Industrial Hemp Council Senior VP Marketing Kevin Latner appointed to US Agricultural Technical Advisory Committee (ATAC) for Processed Food Products by United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Purdue

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National Industrial Hemp Council Senior Vice President for Marketing Kevin Latner was appointed today to the Agricultural Technical Advisory Committee (ATAC) for Processed Food Products … Read More.

Florida Legislature Approves Bill to Establish Agricultural Hemp Program

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Florida’s full legislature has passed a bill to establish a program for hemp as an agricultural commodity. Today is an exciting, historic and bipartisan day for our agriculture community,” said Senator Rob Bradley (R). There has been a lot of struggles in our agriculture community over the last several years, from citrus greening to the hurricanes, and they’ve had a devastating effect on many of our farmers. Agriculture Department for approval. “It

Are hemp products helping us move towards a sustainable future?

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Cannabis 101 Cannabis Canada Cannabis News Featured Marijuana News Science agriculture growing cannabis hemp hemp fibre hemp products sustainabilityIn 2020 it’s possible to buy hemp rope, soap, shoes, and even beer. The question is, are these hemp products moving us to a more sustainable future? Hemp an eco-friendly fibre There is often an underlying confusion in society between hemp and marijuana, and whether they are the same thing or not. They do both […].

Florida Dept of Agriculture & Consumer Services: Update on Hemp Transportation & Other Issues

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If you are transporting hemp in any form into the state of Florida, you must stop at an Agriculture Inspection Station and have the following paperwork: Phytosanitary certificate. What Is an Agricultural Inspection Station? The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Office of Agricultural Law Enforcement operates 23 agricultural inspection stations to protect Florida’s agriculture and ensure a safe food supply.

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Announces State Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee

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Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried announced Monday a new Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee, which she says will collaborate with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to help improve the state’s medical marijuana policies.

European Industrial Hemp Organisation Publish Manifesto For Post COVID-19 Agricultural Sector

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They write… In this context, as the representative of hemp farmers, producers and traders, EIHA wants to highlight the huge potential of the European hemp … Read More. COVID19: Cannabis, Hemp and CBD Updates Mark Taylor UK / EU Cannabis Compliance Blog

India – Opinion Piece: The Madras Courier Founded 1785 Says, “Cannabis Cultivation Can Boost Indian Agriculture”

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Why shouldn’t India start cultivating medical cannabis and hemp for export says this op-ed? We fully concur. Here’s part of what Tejaswy Nandury says in … Read More. Breaking News