George Washington's Historic Estate Has Hemp Plants Once Again

Many people don’t know that George Washington was the original pioneer of the hemp movement, but the first President of the United States now has legal hemp planted at his historic Mount Vernon estate for the first time in over 200 years. Workers…

Texas Removes Hemp From Controlled Substances List

Texas has taken a significant move in removing hemp from its list of controlled substances, which could be the first step towards a full CBD boom in the state.As of April 5, 2019, The Texas Department of State Health Services no longer…

Why Do We Test for Pesticides and Heavy Metals?

This article is the first in a series about testing as it relates to CBD Products. In future installments we will be diving deeper into each of the aspects of testing that producers, processors, and consumers alike face in ensuring their…

Here's Our Farm

This article was written by Evan Skandalis, our VP of Farm Operations at Lazarus Farms. Lazarus Farms is located in the High Desert of Central Oregon.  We are in the middle of prime farming and ranching country and surrounded by…

WA Residents Call to Action: House Bill 1401 Looks to Revamp Washington Hemp Legislation

 How to Get Involved A new bill could have a significant impact on hemp legislation in Washington state, but needs your support in order to pass the House and Senate. House Bill 1401 was filed by the Washington State Legislature…
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State Of Hemp In The Nation: How The 2018 Farm Bill Will Impact 2019

Click here for Dylan's previous "State Of Hemp In The Nation" blog from December 2018.The passage of the 2018 Farm Bill was certainly exciting. And, as aforementioned, the future for hemp is bright.To recap the overall success that was…