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Industrial Hemp Price Per Pound Falls in Canada

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The Canadian price per pound grown of industrial hemp plant has fallen this year. Multiple different shifts in the hemp industry has accounted for this, including over supply of industrial hemp seeds for nutritional purposes throughout the country from 2017 to 2018. Even though there was “a bit of oversupply”...
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Hemp Farming Act of 2018 Aims to Revive the U.S. Farming Industry

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A large collection of bipartisan congress members are supporting the Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2018. The Hemp Farming Act aims to remove industrial hemp from its Schedule 1 drug classification to make the non-psychoactive variety of the cannabis sativa plant available for American farmers to grow. Link to the...
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Hemp Production on the Rise in the U.S.

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The number of advocates in favor of a revival of a commercial hemp industry grows every day. From 2016-2017 cultivation of the plant has more than doubled and in states with the highest grown acreage of hemp, like Colorado and Kentucky, propagation of hemp plant has grown by 140%. Though...