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New York’s newest hemp processing plant owned by Canadians

JEFF PLATSKY | BINGHAMTON PRESS & SUN-BULLETIN Canopy Growth buys former Felchar site and wants to open hemp processing facility by the end of the year. How do you see Canadians effect on displacing American businesses? Commentary Canopy Growth will be using a familiar formula when it lands in Broome County later this year, renovating an existing industrial building …

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Tilray to Acquire Manitoba Harvest for $319 Million

As the hemp industry continues to grow in the US, Tilray’s purchase of Manitoba Harvest opens access to the enormous hemp market for Tilray and its peers. Tilray will initially pay C$277.5 million (C$150 million in cash and C$127.5 million in Tilray shares) at the close of the deal, expected within the next 30 days. …

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Hemp Oatmeal

Ultimate Hemp Oatmeal: Supercharge Your Mornings With Hemp

By Ellijah Pickering **Ministry of Hemp** Hemp oatmeal could supercharge your mornings and help you bet a healthier start to 2019. With fresh New Year’s resolutions, many of us have pledged to start healthier habits. So, if you’re doing your due diligence to finally start eating healthier, you’ve come to the perfect place. Today we’re giving …

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Judge Nixes Feds’ Attempt to Test Hemp for THC in Lawsuit

Keep the pressure on! By Jake Zuckerman The Meadville Tribune A federal judge threw out a motion Wednesday in the federal government’s lawsuit against a Mason County hemp farm that a defense attorney said “reeks of desperation.” In a memorandum opinion and order, U.S. District Judge Robert C. Chambers nixed a request from U.S. Attorney for the …

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Quest for the Golden Fiber

“Quest for the Golden Fiber” follows Cannabis expert Robert C. Clarke on his explorations of Turkish hemp culture. Join us as we visit weavers and rope makers in their countryside homes, and follow the crop cycle in the last village where they still grow hemp as they have for centuries. https://youtu.be/c99uCi6xO5c Presenter, Writer and Researcher …

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Digging into the Roots and They Appear To Go Very Deep

This guy has been shouting a lot of information over the years and many thought he was making it up and when we at Hemp.com looked deeper, another picture starts to become clear, a different truth. We found this information on Archive.org and it shows that Mr. Lauve was a critical part of starting this …

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CBD Concentrate

CBD Oil and Your Health

With companies producing safe organic CBD products from organically grown industrial hemp we are seeing a shift in how confident the consumer can be about what they are consuming or using. The science of CBD is growing on a daily basis but quite a bit of knowledge is available on the subject. Today we are …

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Hempsters Plant The Seed keeps changing people's views

The Hempster Film Series

The Hempsters Documentary film is on the move this spring, helping educate about Hemp and picking up the momentum for their upcoming film tour. The Hempsters films are a five-part series documenting the Hemp movement from the struggle to legalize through progress in the US and around the globe, and even Hemp’s history with indigenous …

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Hemp oil as a base for hemp plastic

How Industrial Hemp Can Change Our Future

While the subject of industrial hemp may be on the lips of millions of people today, in current hemp news, and certainly on the minds of researchers and farmers alike, some of the value regarding this crop might not be the most talked about subject among the average Joe. The benefits of having a plant …

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Agriculture in Australia is booming

Australia Leading the Industrial Hemp Race

Hemp is a fast growing, water efficient crop, which can thrive in the worst soil and can be used for a bevy of products, including paper, food, and medicine. It was around thousands of years ago and it’s still being grown today, just not as much since being banned in the US decades ago. It’s …

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Industrial hemp roots are very strong and dense

Industrial Hemp Takes Root

Industrial Hemp Takes Root (Wherever you plant it) Something special happened last May. Before we get into all that, let me ask you this: how much do you enjoy weeds? Not that kind of “weed”, but the type that sprouts from your yard and driveway that you have to constantly pull out from the ground, …

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Hemp is great as a biofuel

Hawaii to Research Hemp Bio-Fuel

Last Tuesday, the University of Hawaii’s College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources was given the go-ahead to grow industrial hemp thanks to the bill SB2175. The two year project involves researching the crop, in addition to growing the hemp to remove toxins from contaminated soil, as well as making it a bio-fuel crop. Industrial …

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The return of Kentucky hemp has started

Industrial Hemp in Kentucky is Exceeding Expectations

It’s been over 50 years since Kentucky has legally grown industrial hemp. Now, it’s begun again, and the crop is growing quicker and more beautifully than anyone could have anticipated. After a quick battle with the DEA over confiscated hemp seeds, just six weeks since those hemp seeds were planted, the crop has raised to …

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July 4th - Independance Day

The Declaration of Industrial Hemp

On July 4th, 1776, something absolutely amazing happened. A man by the name of John Adams was pushing for independence from Great Britain and the 13 American colonies would soon become the United States of America thanks to Thomas Jefferson’s draft of the Declaration of Independence. This pivotal piece of history will stand firm in …

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Historic picture of a farmer Cutting down a hemp field

Nelson County Farmer Fights for Industrial Hemp

A local farmer named Jerry Thornton of Nelson county Virginia believes he has a plan that will create tons of jobs in the area, save trees, and preserve precious farmland in the state. The idea is to begin growing industrial hemp that Thornton (founder of Commonwealth Hemp) believes can help residents in starting their own …

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Empty hemp field

Lack of Seeds Leave Hemp Farmers Restless

Colorado hemp farmers were as eager as anyone to start planting industrial hemp on their test plots, but lack of available seeds has left two Montezuma County farmers stuck in a holding pattern. “We are having an impossible time getting seed,” said Merle Root of Pleasant View. Root and fellow industrial hemp farmer, Scott Perez, …

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Making Hemp Milk

What’s the Deal with the DEA?

Hemp seeds are more than just a vessel in which to sprout stalks of cannabis sativa for textiles, paper, food products, cosmetics, fuel, and more. They are a potential life-saving miracle seed with clinically documented cases where the CBD in hemp has proved useful in preventing seizures in children as well as curing cancerous tumor …

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Industrial Hemp Food Choices

Eat Hemp, Stay Healthy: Part Two

In Eat Hemp Seeds, Stay Healthy we learned about industrial hemp seeds and how awesome they are for your health! Today we are revisiting that topic and I am again going to provide you a few fun ways to incorporate industrial hemp seeds into your diet. Industrial hemp has brought us so many revolutionary new …

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Industrial Hemp is Key to Clean Soil

Hemp is a variety of the plant species Cannabis Sativa L. that contains minimal amounts of THC, the primary psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. It is a tall, slender, fibrous plant similar to flax. Various parts of the plant can be used to make a wide variety of textiles, paper, paints, animal feed, plastics, clothing, cosmetics, …

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Colorado Industrial Hemp

Colorado Hemp Seeds Seized By Feds

Just when you thought hemp seeds were once again free to ship into the country with the DEA getting their hands on them, current hemp news discovers a massive shipment of hemp seeds heading into the US (bound for Colorado) from Canada, has been taken by federal authorities in North Dakota. Spearheading this debacle was …

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