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Week Long Campaign to Celebrate History of Hemp Farming in America Begins

185 Events in 32 States Planned to Celebrate ‘Hemp History Week’ Historic Early 20th Century USDA Hemp Research Documents Re-Discovered WASHINGTON, May 17 PRNewswire/USNewswire — Today marks the start of the 1st Annual Hemp History Week, which is taking place between now and May 23, 2010. As a national grassroots …

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Proof found: Hemp Cultivation in Washington D.C. Area

-WASHINGTON, May 13  PRNewswire/USNewswire Newly Discovered Diaries of USDA Botanist Lyster Dewey Highlight the History of Hemp Cultivation in Washington D.C. Area On Monday, May 17, 2010 at 7:30pm, the Hemp Industries Association (HIA) will display the diaries of USDA Chief Botanist Lyster Dewey in public for the first time …

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Ron Paul on Hemp History Week

Ron Paul addressed Congress on Hemp History Week Ron Paul continues to be an avid supporter of the relegalization of industrial hemp. Congressman Ron Paul entered this statement into the Congressional Record to commemorate Hemp History Week: “Madam Speaker, I rise to speak about Hemp History Week. To celebrate the …

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