The Washington state Senate voted unanimously Wednesday to make hemp farming legal.
It’s a states’ rights and economic growth issue, they argue.
Oregonians will soon be looking o'er fields of Hemp, after nearly 60 years.
The nation's food ministers have rejected advice from Australia's food standards agency that hemp be allowed to be used in food.
The Tasmanian government will ease regulations on commercial hemp farming, allowing the state to cash in if national authorities overturn a ban on foods containing the plant.
A new law allows the University of Hawaii to establish a two-year industrial hemp remediation and biofuel crop research program.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Given all the excitement and activity surrounding cannabis as a medicine over the last few decades, one might think that this is a new therapeutic discovery. Actually, its use as a medicine is ancient.
As Oregon gets ready for legal recreational pot at mid-year, some farmers are eager to put in their first crops of hemp, the marijuana cousin that won't get you high.
A ballot measure has been filed to allow large-scale hemp farming in Arizona.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Although "marihuana" had been banned, cannabis hemp was still being grown across the country for industrial purposes, but the market for commercial cannabis products had been shrinking for decades.