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U.S. Senate Agricultural Committee Passing 2018 Farm Bill with a 20-1 Vote

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The Senate Agricultural Committee in the United States is in charge of legislative oversight of any legislative matter in relation to agriculture industry, farming programs, forestry, and health industries. This past Wednesday, the Committee  passed the 2018 Farm Bill with a 20-1 vote. The passing of this bill in the...
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4 New States to Allow Hemp Cultivation for CBD Oil Extraction

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Since the 2014 Farm Bill, close to almost 40 different U.S. states have passed some variation of law allowing the cultivation of industrial hemp within its borders. The recent surge in interest involved in medical benefits of the cannabinoid compound known as Cannabidiol, or CBD,  has caused farmers to jump...
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Global Hemp Group Inc. Looking Forward to 2018 Senate Bill Addressing Regulation of Hemp

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Global Hemp Group, Inc. (CSE: GHG) (FRANKFURT: GHG) (OTC: GBHPF) is joining other leaders in the hemp industry through its anticipation of the impending Senate bill, sponsored by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, that would remove hemp from the scheduled list of controlled substances in the U.S. and, instead, make it...
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4 Unlikely States That Passed Industrial Hemp Legislation in 2017

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Over 30 states in the U.S. have passed some version of industrial hemp cultivation programs through their legislation. Law makers see the potential to create jobs and revive the farming industry in their respective states. These are four unlikely states that passed industrial hemp legislation in 2017.  Arkansas Ark. Stat....