industrial hemp

Impact
When it comes to industries like finance and media, the rest of the country - and even the world - looks to New York City for excellence. We believe that very soon the rest of the world will be looking to New York State, specifically its Southern Tier, for excellence in farming hemp. And we will all be better for it.
Environment
About 20 million tons of cotton are produced each and every year, making it far and away the world's most profitable non-food crop. But it's resource intensive in a big way.
Politics
Wyden, along with a bipartisan group of lawmakers, introduced the Industrial Hemp Farming Act in January. The legislation
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Hemp has a long history in America and has encompassed a wide range of products, including paper, oils, cosmetics and textiles
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“The enactment of this legislation will mark the first time in decades that the federal government has curtailed its oppressive
Environment
What we're seeing in the Pacific Northwest is a future for humanity, if these modes catch on, that isn't bleak. As a patriot, a father, and a cannabis researcher, I can say with confidence that Measure 91 is part and parcel of that journey to a stronger, safer, healthier America.
Environment
Top military experts and government institutions like the U.S. Department of Defense and National Intelligence Council warn that climate destabilization threatens our national security, yet global emissions just keep going up.
Environment
As more people recognize the health, economic, and environmental benefits of industrial hemp, we will have a stronger economy
Politics
Massie said Kentucky was forced into a "waste of time and money and the court system's limited resources" during a legal
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"What has the DEA done to deserve a $35 million raise?" Polis asked on the House floor Thursday afternoon. "Why are we singling
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The other hemp amendment, offered by Rep. Suzanne Bonamici (D-Ore.), would prohibit the DOJ from spending funds to prevent
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"This is a historic day," Commissioner Comer declared. "We've done something that no one thought we could do a year-and-a-half ago. We legalized industrial hemp and we've proven that it's an agricultural crop and not a drug."
Politics
Instead, Kentucky filed suit against the DEA, demanding the agency release the seeds. The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. District
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Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), who introduced the hemp amendment to the farm bill along with Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.) and
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"DEA is actively working with state officials to resolve outstanding issues related to importation of hemp seeds," a Department
Politics
A shipment containing 250 pounds of hemp seed destined for The Bluegrass State has successfully traversed the U.S. Customs in Chi-town, but officials in Louisville have so far refused to release the seeds due to federal law and sheer ignorance.
Environment
Maybe we will even see a resurgence in hemp jewelry... 8. It can replace plastic Henry Ford famously built a car out of hemp
Politics
Two birds with one stone: we help Ukraine by importing hemp seeds, and then boost our own economy by giving farmers and industry a new crop and resource.
Politics
"Oregonians have made it clear that they believe industrial hemp should be treated as an agricultural commodity, not a drug