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U.S. Government Gives CBD Research $3 Million Boost

CBD research is about to ramp up in the United States. The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is granting nine research awards totaling approximately $3 million…
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Mitch McConnell Calls For Quicker Path On CBD Product Regulations

Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants federal rules on putting hemp extracts in food and beverages to be expedited. The Kentucky native is moving new language into a congressional spending report in hopes of speeding up the process. The…
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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…
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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…
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Could Hemp Help Keep Dairy Farms Afloat?

As milk prices remain low, many dairy farmers are now turning to hemp in a bid to boost profits. The hemp boom is taking hold across the country, but many of the applications to grow it are coming from dairy farmers. Wisconsin has a hemp…
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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%…