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Kentucky Pushes For Statewide Hemp Comeback

If Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles gets his way, the state will once again become synonymous with hemp. "When people think of Kentucky, I want them to think the same thing they think about hemp like they do Idaho potatoes…

South Dakota Governor Continues To Fight Against Hemp

At least for now, South Dakota will not be joining the hemp boom. South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem is vowing to veto a hemp legalization bill set for next year and any similar measures that arrive on her desk. Noem confirms this in an op-ed…

U.S. Hemp Cultivation Soars In 2019

New findings show that U.S. hemp cultivation increases are at an all-time high and show no signs of slowing down. Vote Hemp’s 2019 U.S. Hemp License Report shows that more than 500,000 acres of hemp have been licensed this year, a 476%…

U.S. Department Of Defense Clarifies Stance On CBD

The U.S. Department is clarifying its position on CBD use, confirming CBD products are "completely forbidden" for military troops except under specific circumstances. This is in spite of the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, which took hemp off…

Hundreds Of Dog Owners Share Their Stories With The FDA

The FDA recently sent out a request for public comments on how CBD products should be regulated. What they perhaps didn’t anticipate is a flurry of dog owners sharing personal stories on the topic of CBD for dogs. More than four percent…

CBD Sales Expected To Grow By 700% This Year

Interest in CBD is at an all-time high and shows no sign of slowing down. The Brightfield Group reports that CBD sales will see a 700% increase this year compared to 2018. Brightfield managing director Bethany Gomez says that “we will see…