Avoid Hemp Litigation with a Real Agricultural Production Contract

Canna Law Blog

What is an Agricultural Production Contract (“APC”)? Broadly speaking an APC is an agreement between producers and contractors for a specific agricultural commodity. An APC is one of several ways in which the marketplace handles the purchase and sale of agricultural commodities.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Connecticut

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

Medical Cannabis Pot-ential

Medical Cannabis Seedbank

There are no products containing the psychoactive THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) available on the mainstream public. In November 2017, the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) along with the department of agriculture and Forestry and Fisheries published this guideline.

Washington Cannabis: The Proposed Hemp Overhaul is Here

Canna Law Blog

The stated purpose of SB 5719 is as follows: Authorize the growing of hemp as a legal, agricultural activity in this state. Hemp is an agricultural product that may be legally grown, produced, processed, possessed, transferred, commercially sold, and traded.

Oregon Limits the Import and Export of Hemp and Hemp Products

Canna Law Blog

A few weeks ago, we explained what Oregon’s “total THC” testing requirement is and why it matters from a contractual point of view. percent total THC to a consumer ….” percent total THC is prohibited under Oregon law. First, requiring the total THC concentration not to exceed 0.3

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FDA Enforcement Against Hemp-CBD Products Has Begun

Canna Law Blog

When those officials returned, they informed the owner that CBD cannot be sold for human consumption. It remains to be seen whether the FDA will introduce new regulations pertaining to the sale of hemp-derived CBD products intended for human consumption. Not OK per FDA.

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Hemp-CBD Laws: Alabama

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

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US Navy Policy Documents Cannabis & Hemp

Cannabis Law Report

Hemp and CBD products are widely available on the commercial market after the signing of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”). On December 20, 2018, the President signed into law the Agriculture. tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) on a dry weight basis.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Kansas

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

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Greenlight Law Group Provide Commentary On Current Cannabis Bills In Front Of Oregon Legislature – February 2019

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis consumption must occur in designated areas of the premises and each enclosed portion of the premises must meet specified ventilation requirements in addition to satisfying existing state and local building codes. They write.

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Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Arkansas

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

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Oregon Hemp: The Permanent Rules Are Now In Effect

Canna Law Blog

To keep up with the growing interest in the crop and its derivatives, the Oregon Department of Agriculture (“ODA”) has been actively revising its rules and finally adopted their permanent version on May 15 th. Adopt a fee schedule for pre-harvest THC testing provided by the ODA.

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Guest Post: The Legal Status of CBD Oil in Italy

Cannabis Law Report

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the psychoactive compound, which is responsible for the feeling of being “high,” when cannabis is consumed. The hemp plant, a variant of the cannabis plant, contains very low levels of THC and high levels of CBD. of THC, is considered as hemp.

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First The Coastguard & Now The Navy

Cannabis Law Report

Part of the reasoning, according to the memo, is that CBD products are generally not being regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and may contain THC that could appear on a drug screening. It is possible to test positive for THC on a urinalysis by using a CBD or hemp product.

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The Endocannabinoid System-History, Health and Why We Feel High

Puff Puff Post

The spread of the cannabis plant first started in China, where hemp – one of the varieties of the cannabis plant – was grown as an agricultural crop because of its high protein, seeds, oil, and fiber properties. Higher THC to lower CBD/CBN ratio. THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol).

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/12/19

NORML

At the state level, a bill to allow licensed social consumption spaces in Oregon was defeated for this year. Legislation is pending, House Bill 19-1230, to allow the social consumption of cannabis by adults in licensed and regulated establishments.

Hemp Contracts: What Business Can Learn from Oregon State’s New Research Facility

Canna Law Blog

The Hemp Center will be based in OSU’s College of Agricultural Sciences and intends to serve “as a research hub connecting faculty and researchers engaged in plant research, food innovation, pharmacy, public health, public policy, business and engineering.”

Article – Hogan Lovells: Regulation of cannabis in Italy: Use in food and cosmetics

Cannabis Law Report

While a law enacted in 2016 promotes the cultivation of hemp as a mean to preserve biodiversity, and to reduce the environmental impact in the agriculture, hemp-derived products for human consumption are still subject to restrictions. Authored By.

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Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/1/18

NORML

Update: SB 440 was heard by the Senate Agriculture, Forestry & Economic Development Committee, but no action has been taken yet. Update : The House Regulated Industries Low Thc Oil Access Subcommittee held another hearing on HB 324 on 2/27/2019, then the bill was approved by the full committee on 3/1/2019. Update : The Environment and Agriculture Committee held a public hearing on HB 459 on 2/26/2019.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

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Green Wise Consulting (CA) Publish Short CA Legislative Updates

Cannabis Law Report

The bill would specify that a food, beverage, cosmetic, or other product that contains industrial hemp-derived tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in concentrations above 0.3% Here’s their latest on CA Legislative Updates.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Alaska

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

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Oregon Hemp: Another Round of ODA Rules

Canna Law Blog

Fortunately, the Oregon state legislature Department of Agriculture (“ODA”) have been working hard to keep up with these developments. Lastly, the new rules propose to increase the cost for agricultural hemp seed producer application fees by $380 (from $120 to $500).

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NORML’s 2020 Democratic Primary Marijuana Straw Poll

NORML

SB 6206: Authorizes “the growing of industrial hemp as a legal agricultural activity” in accordance with federal legislation permitting such activity as part of a state-authorized program.

Light Deprivation and Cannabis: Jonathan Valdman of Forever Flowering Greenhouses Weighs In

CannaTech

Our guest blogger today is Jonathan Valdman, an entrepreneur, farmer and educator of agricultural practices based in permaculture, sustainability and Best Management Practices.

Meritas Law Firms Worldwide Article: Global Cannabis Industry: The Essential Primer

Cannabis Law Report

Food and beverage makers are gearing up to sell CBD-containing products, when allowed by regulators, including Lagunitas Brewing, which has developed a cannabis-infused IPA and a THC-based sparkling water, and Ben & Jerry’s, which plans to offer a CBD-infused ice cream. Agriculture.

Things Everyone Should Know Before Using Cannabis

The Joint Blog

If you’re interested in using cannabis, you should know certain things like its benefits, differences between THC and CBD and consumption methods/cannabis products that you might want to choose from to find what is best for you. The difference between THC and CBD.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Iowa

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

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The History of Cannabis in Medicine

Cannabis Law Report

Back then, hemp, a species of the cannabis sativa plant, was cultivated as an agricultural crop and reaped for its oils, fiber used fiber for ropes and clothes, and high-protein seeds. The two commonly known chemical compounds are THC and CBD.

NORML Chapter Newsletter – March 2019

NORML

“We caught up with Calderón shortly after her endorsement by the Colorado branch of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) to learn more about her thoughts on the cannabis industry, social pot consumption and more.”

Austria: Cannabidiol In Food And Cosmetics

Cannabis Law Report

Hemp contains approximately 60 cannabinoids, including the psychotropic tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and the non-psychotropic CBD. The active substance THC may be used in pharmaceuticals, whereas the use of the hemp blossom as a drug is not permitted.

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No Smoking: Some States Try to Snuff Out Smokable Hemp Products

Canna Law Blog

” The South Carolina Attorney General determined that it did not and deferred to law enforcement as to whether a given product is unprocessed, raw hemp which can only be possessed with a license from the South Carolina Department of Agriculture, or a processed hemp product.

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Sterilising cannabis: comparing all the options

Sensi Seeds

The guidelines and threshold values are strictly defined in EU member states, and so far there are no indications of damage to health from the consumption of these products, either as food or medicine. The discussion about the sterilisation of medicinal cannabis creates two camps.

The Even More Perplexing State of Hemp CBD in California

Canna Law Blog

Since then, as everyone knows, President Trump signed the Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 (or “Farm Bill”). Department of Food and Agriculture (the “USDA”) authority to oversee state hemp regulatory programs. We’ve got you covered on California, hemp, FDA and CBD.

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Oregon Cannabis: 2019 Legislative Session Update

Canna Law Blog

In that post, I touched on six main issues: hemp, marijuana production limits, interstate sales, social consumption, local grow tax and off-work use. Social consumption. Back on March 1, I ran through a legislative forecast and report for Oregon cannabis in 2019.

Oregon Hemp Litigation: Bad Contract = Big Federal Court Claims

Canna Law Blog

The MOU says nothing about THC content or CBD content of the hemp. Notably, the MOU contains no express deadline by which Lafayette must deliver evidence of the purported assignments of agricultural land. One-page MOU for $7.5 million deal?!?

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Dentons’ Cannabis Group Latest Weekly Update – June 2019 #4

Cannabis Law Report

The Delaware Senate passes legislation making violation of cannabis consumption/possession laws by minors a civil rather than criminal infraction. Friday to apply to the state Department of Agriculture for a license. The FAA stated that pilots who test positive for THC are still disqualified from certain certifications, even if the THC is only from trace amounts in CBD products.