Senate Agriculture Committee to Address Industrial Hemp Production

NORML

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

CBD Hemp Versus Industrial Hemp: What You Need to Know

Cannabis Cheri

If you are confused by the topic of CBD Hemp oil, you’re not alone. Ninety-nine out of a hundred articles about CBD will tell you that it is extracted from industrial hemp — “the plant with 10,000 uses.”. Yes, CBD comes from hemp. By Joy Smith.

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Five Fallacies About Hemp

Project CBD

It’s been six months since Congress passed the Farm Bill legalizing hemp for cultivation. It’s high time that we rectify some common myths about this plant

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Hemp-Derived CBD Now Allowed On Flights By TSA

MassRoots

TSA clarifies that the CBD products must be hemp-derived “under the Agriculture Improvement Act 2018.” This tweet from February illustrates that, though their policy on hemp-derived CBD oil has changed.

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FDA Hearing On ‘Hemp-Derived CBD’ Today

NORML

“The rapidly evolving hemp-derived CBD marketplace sadly includes a number of bad faith actors selling the equivalent of modern day snake-oil,” said NORML Political Director Justin Strekal.

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US Hemp Roundtable – Hemp Update

Cannabis Law Report

FLORIDA: On June 25, Florida Governor Ron Desantis signed SB 1020 into law, dramatically expanding Florida’s hemp program and explicitly legalizing the retail sale and possession of hemp-derived CBD. Hemp Roundtable’s Model State Act.

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Can Hemp Flower Cigarettes Help Tobacco Users Kick the Habit?

Leafly

Smoking high-CBD hemp flower helped the CEO Pure CBD Exchange stop smoking tobacco. Now, his company is producing hemp flower cigarettes they hope will help others kick the habit. The post Can Hemp Flower Cigarettes Help Tobacco Users Kick the Habit?

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Hemp Cross-Pollination Could Damage Cannabis Crops—Here’s How to Prevent It

Leafly

With the passing of the Farm Bill, hemp production is on the rise. The post Hemp Cross-Pollination Could Damage Cannabis Crops—Here’s How to Prevent It appeared first on Leafly. Growing Industry HempThat's good news, but troubling for marijuana growers.

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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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Study: Marijuana Provided For FDA-Approved Clinical Research Genetically Similar to Hemp

NORML

Authors reported that samples available via the U-Miss program shared genetics typically associated with industrial hemp, not commercially available cannabis. GOVERNMENT Medical Marijuana Research SCIENCE FDA hemp NIDA research University of Mississippi

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Cyclones Hemp Cones Review

Higher Mentality

Cyclones Hemp Cones is made from all natural hemp. The Cyclone Hemp Cones come in four mouthwatering flavours. The post Cyclones Hemp Cones Review appeared first on Cannabis Lifestyle Entertainment, Products, and Culture.

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2018 U.S. Hemp Crop Report Published

Cannabis Law Report

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Kingpin Hemp Wraps Review

Higher Mentality

Kingpin Hemp Wraps are perfect for the blunt connoisseur who really wants to taste the flavour profiles of what they’re smoking. The post Kingpin Hemp Wraps Review appeared first on Cannabis Lifestyle Entertainment, Products, and Culture.

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Top Hemp Growing Countries

Cannabis Law Report

RANKING THE TOP HEMP GROWING COUNTRIES. #6 But those who know the country’s history are well aware of the importance of hemp to Korean culture. Since the beginning of both North and South Korea’s written history , traditional weavers turned hemp fiber into a fabric known as “sambe.”

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USDA Hemp Webinar Summary

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

On March 13, 2019, the United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) Specialty Crops Program held the first planned listening webinar to solicit public comment on the implementation of the 2018 Farm Bill as it pertains to hemp. Approximately 50 speakers voiced comments on what they believed to be the most prominent and immediate questions and challenges that the USDA must address when creating the Domestic Hemp Production Program guidance and regulations.

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Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: California

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. Hemp Cultivation.

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Hemp & Health

Leaf Science

Johnny is taking a look at the problems of our world and how Cannabis Sativa L and Industrial Hemp can hemp solve those problems. Hemp as an Alternative to meat? The Hemp plant (non psychoactive) provides a multitude of uses. Let’s look at two of hemp’s gifts: 1.

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Hemp Could Help Bees

Cannabis Law Report

Lisette Voytko writes for Forbes… Topline : A recent study from Colorado State University reports that industrial hemp could help declining bee populations—a source of great ecological concern—because it’s a great source of pollen.

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US Hemp Roundtable Update

Cannabis Law Report

The addition of derivatives of hemp, including hemp-derived cannabidiol, to cosmetics, personal care products and products intended for human or animal consumption shall be permitted without a license and shall not be considered an adulteration of such products.

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Coming this August: USDA to Release Hemp Regulations

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

The United States Department of Agriculture announced on Monday that it is aiming to release its “Interim Final Rule” for the establishment of a domestic hemp production program in August of 2019. According to the notice, “This action will initiate a new part 990 establishing rules and regulations for the domestic production of hemp. The post Coming this August: USDA to Release Hemp Regulations appeared first on Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law. By: Nabil Rodriguez, Esq.

Should Growing Male Hemp Outdoors Be Banned?

Medicinal Genomics

Gender is a controversial topic in hemp cultivation. Recently, Oregon CBD made a statement on its social media accounts, calling for the end of male hemp cultivation outdoors in Oregon and other areas that are currently devoid of feral hemp populations. Latest News hemp youPCR

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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. Hemp States

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New York Legislature Passes Breakthrough CBD Hemp Bill

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

At the close of the legislative session last week, lawmakers in Albany – led by downstate Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and Senator Jen Metzger – successfully passed a bill which aims to regulate the New York state industrial hemp market while providing consumer protections. The New York market has been flooded with hemp and hemp-derived CBD products in recent years, yet lacked the regulatory guidelines to support safe and legal commerce. By: Kristin Jordan , Senior Counsel.

Hemp Industry Daily: US Senate calls for hemp answers from White House

Cannabis Law Report

Senate next week to answer questions about looming hemp and CBD rules. The hearing, announced Wednesday, will be led by the senators who negotiated last year’s Farm Bill compromise to legalize hemp. US Senate calls for hemp answers from White House.

First Hemp Guidance Issued by the USDA

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

The AMS guidance document “Importation of Hemp Seeds” discusses certain requirements for hemp seeds to be safely imported into the United States from Canada and other countries. Hemp seed can be imported from countries other than Canada if accompanied by “a phytosanitary certificate from the exporting country’s national plant protection organization to verify the origin of the seed and confirm that no plant pests are detected.”. By: Nabil Rodriguez, J.D.*. On 4/19/19 the U.S.

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Hemp Roundtable Update: Massachusetts HB 4339 , CBD & Hemp

Cannabis Law Report

In response, State Representative Mark Cusack introduced a new bill, HD 4339 , a bill that would both expand the state’s hemp growing program, and clarify that hemp-derived CBD products could be sold at retail in Massachusetts.

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Daddy Burt Hemp Co. Receives U.S. Hemp Authority Certification

Canna Newswire

June 17, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Daddy Burt Hemp Co. , Hemp Authority’s official certification for hemp processors/manufacturers today. This recognition puts Daddy Burt Hemp Co. Daddy Burt Hemp Co. Bob Estes, Founder and CEO of Daddy Burt Hemp Co.

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7 Hemp Heroes Who Changed the Game

Leafly

The hemp movement has produced many heroes we can celebrate wholeheartedly, including activists, scientists, authors, and a few of the nation’s Founding Fathers. The post 7 Hemp Heroes Who Changed the Game appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics HempHere’s the story of seven who truly changed the game.

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California is Poised to Pass a Landmark Hemp CBD Law

Canna Law Blog

California is on the brink of legalizing hemp-derived cannabidiol (“Hemp CBD”) in many products—well, sort of. Even if it passes though, Hemp CBD may not be completely legal in the Golden State. California Hemp

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Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Arizona

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. Hemp States

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Hemp To The Hamptons

Cannabis Law Report

WATER MILL, N.Y. , July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Hemp entrepreneur Jennifer Babaian , Founder and CEO of Long Island’s #1 hemp-wellness destination 7 Leaf Clover , has opened up shop in the Hamptons at 760 Montauk Highway in Watermill, NY.

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Seed Certification, Global Research Lab Set Out to Standardize US Hemp

Leafly

A global hemp research lab, a nascent national review board for hemp varieties, and a handful of seed certification programs are working to standardize US hemp for a world market. Industry Hemp Lab testing Oregon regulations research seeds

Post Malone Launches Shaboink Hemp Pre-Rolls

Cannabis Life Network

The post Post Malone Launches Shaboink Hemp Pre-Rolls appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks.

How to Harvest and Dry Hemp for CBD Production

Otherside Farms

CBD hemp production and distribution has now spread across borders and is now related to legalizing the import and export of CBD hemp flowers and its products. As far as the percentage in CBD hemp is lower or up to.3% Health - Featured Hemp/CBD

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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. Hemp Product Endorsement.

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Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis?

Leafly

The post Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis? Strains & Products cbd HempHigh-CBD, low-THC cannabis is about to hit its stride. Learn more about how legislative changes have given rise to an online marketplace of high-CBD flower.

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US Hemp Roundtable Supplies Open Report / Information Package on Hemp, CBD

Cannabis Law Report

Hemp Roundtable (“the Roundtable”) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments to FDA in response to its request for scientific data and information about the safety, manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale of products containing cannabis or cannabis-derived compounds.

Another US Hemp Roundtable Update

Cannabis Law Report

The bill would launch a hemp growth program – making Texas the 44 th State in the USA — and provide belt-and-suspenders protection for hemp products like CBD, with labeling and retailer registration requirements. The bill explicitly removed hemp-derived CBD from drug control.

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The FDA’s Problem With Hemp-CBD

Canna Law Blog

FDA HempPeople are distrustful. In May 2019, Gallup pollsters asked Americans about their trust in federal agencies. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ranked near the bottom, beating only the Veterans Administration (VA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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Federal legalization of hemp creating a quandary for police

Cannabis Chronicles

PORTLAND — Federal legalization of hemp arrived in the U.S. late last year and expanded an industry already booming because of the skyrocketing popularity of CBD, a compound in hemp that many see as a health aid. Hemp has almost none — 0.3

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