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Global Hemp Group Announces Harvest Update on their CBD Hemp Farm in Scio Oregon

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Vancouver, BC — (November 27, 2018) — GLOBAL HEMP GROUP INC. (“GHG” or the “Company”) (CSE: GHG / OTC: GBHPF / FRANKFURT: GHG) and its joint venture partner Marijuana Company of America, Inc. (OTC: MCOA) (the “Partners”) are pleased to provide an update on the harvest at their high yielding......
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Elixinol Global Announces Revenue Growth of 159% in Q3 totalling in A$10.4M

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Elixinol Global Limited, one of the leading hemp-derived CBD company’s in the world, has announced the company’s Q3 financials this week. Over the course of the past three months Elixinol has been able to product a company best revenue of A$10.4 million dollars. This constitutes a 159% growth in revenue......
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Canada Officially Legalizes the Recreational Consumption of Cannabis

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Today, the Cannabis Act officially passes in Canada making the country the first G-7 nation in the world to legalize the recreational consumption of cannabis. The new law will not only has huge implications for their cannabis industry but, also has changed the way the industrial hemp industry functions as......
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Australian CBD Company Elixinol Begins Trading on OTCQX

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Yesterday, international hemp-derived CBD company Elixinol (ASX: EXL) began trading on the OTCQX, a U.S. based stock market exchange, under the ticker symbol ELLXF. The company is based in Australia and has distribution & manufacturing of their products setup in the United States, Europe, South America, and Japan. Last July,......
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Cash Crop Today Interview with Baylee Sweet from The Harvest Helper Trimmer Store

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The Harvest Helper Trimmer store is one of the top resources for cultivators located in the Northwestern part of the United States for all of their automated trimming needs. Their team are experts on the setup and maintenance of trimming machines for home growers and larger scale operations. ______________________________________________________________ 1)    What......
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Congress and Senate Meet to Discuss U.S. Farm Bill Ahead of September 31 Deadline

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After a extended stalemate between Congress and the Senate, representatives of the United States government will meet this morning ahead of the September 31, 2018 deadline to discuss their disagreements on food stamps subsidies within the 2018 Farm Bill. Within the new bill resides the Hemp Farming Act which when......
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Hemp Fiber Concrete Additive will be used in the 2022 Winter Olympics

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In 2015, Canadian Greenfield Technologies (CGT) developed a hemp fiber concrete additive that strengthens concrete and reduces cracking. Called “NForce-Fiber,” the additive is now specified for construction of bobsled tracks for the Olympics in 2022. Based in Calgary, CGT was founded in 2012 by Mike Pildysh. Pildysh is a structural......
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Hawaii Issues First Industrial Hemp Licenses

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The Hawaii Department of Agriculture (HDOA) has issued its first licenses to farmers to cultivate industrial hemp under the states pilot program. The government in Hawaii had received total of 10 applications from interested farmers looking to participate. Gail Baber, Raymond Maki, and Thomas Pace were all awarded licenses to......
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Asian Hemp Summit to Take Place in Nepal

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The first annual Asian Hemp Summit is set to take place next year in Katmandu, Nepal. The conference will offer attendees insight into the burgeoning industrial hemp industry on the continent of Asia, specifically in the countries of China, India, Nepal, South Korea, Thailand, Mongolia, and Japan. Tickets for the......
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U.S. Senate Passes the 2018 Farm Bill

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The United States Senate has passed their version of the 2018 Farm Bill on a 86-11 vote yesterday. Most importantly for the sector, included within the bill is the Hemp Farming Act of 2018 which seeks to end industrial hemp prohibition for good throughout the country. The House and Senate......