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Hemp Thefts Skyrocket Nationwide

The growing interest in hemp means some people are unfortunately trying to obtain it by any means necessary. There is a surge in hemp thefts on farms across the country. In Fresno, Calif., there are reports of three separate hemp thefts within…
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State of Hemp in the Nation: A Look at the USDA Hemp Regulations. 11.4.19

By Dylan C. Summers Vice President of Government Affairs Lazarus NaturalsAfter a long wait, we finally have the USDA program for Domestic Hemp Production. Below is the fast and short of it.The Domestic Hemp Production Program is an…
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USDA Establishes U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is providing a clear framework around U.S. hemp production. On Tuesday, they announced the establishment of the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program. This will allow farmers in every state and on…
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U.S. Hemp Cultivation Could Reach 2.3 Million Acres In 2023

New data from the Brightfield Group shows just how quickly hemp cultivation is booming in the U.S. Their findings show that there will be 2.3 million acres of planted hemp nationwide in 2023, a nearly 30-fold increase from 2018. Approximately…
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USDA To Announce Hemp Regulations Within Weeks

After months of anticipation, the U.S. Department Of Agriculture (USDA) is gearing up to release an interim final rule on hemp regulations. The announcement took place last Thursday during a hearing before the Senate Agriculture Committee.…
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California Provides $3 Million To UC-San Diego For CBD Research

California could soon lead the way in CBD research. The state is giving $3 million to the University of California-San Diego for research to further explore potential medicinal values of CBD and other cannabinoids. The university’s Center…