Category Archives: Hemp

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HEMP: Georgia’s New Billion Dollar Crop?

Industrial hemp could be an “economically viable alternative crop” for United States farmers, according to a white paper published by the Congressional Research Service this summer. The CRS is the…

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Hemp Flag to Fly High!

A flag made out of a substance that’s illegal to grow in the United States will fly above the nation’s Capitol building on July 4, the Washington Post reported Tuesday….

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U.S. House Approves Hemp Research Bill

This morning, the United States House of Representatives approved an amendment to H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 (The FARRM Bill), that will allow…

Kentucky hemp bill passes in final hour

FRANKFORT, KY. — An amended bill to regulate industrial hemp production by Kentucky farmers — if the federal government allows it — was passed by the Kentucky legislature in the…

Southern Cannabis Reform Conference Huge Success

The Southern Cannabis Reform Conference hosted by Peachtree NORML (Atlanta) was a huge success. Thanks to Rick Day for allowing us to use the Spring 4th Event Center. Thanks to…