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Hemp Farming

Feds Finally Release Kentucky's Hemp Seed Shipment

The 420 Times | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics
The 420 Times

"This is a historic day," Commissioner Comer declared. "We've done something that no one thought we could do a year-and-a-half ago. We legalized industrial hemp and we've proven that it's an agricultural crop and not a drug."

Kentucky Purchased Hemp Seed From Italy

The 420 Times | Posted 07.12.2014 | Politics
The 420 Times

A shipment containing 250 pounds of hemp seed destined for The Bluegrass State has successfully traversed the U.S. Customs in Chi-town, but officials in Louisville have so far refused to release the seeds due to federal law and sheer ignorance.

The Sustainable Wonder Crop That's Sweeping The Nation

The Huffington Post | Chloe Fox | Posted 05.03.2014 | Green

There's a new hemp trend sweeping the nation and it has nothing to do with those beaded friendship bracelets from the '90s. Twenty-three states hav...

Governor Signs Hemp Bill Into Law in The Aloha State

The 420 Times | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics
The 420 Times

Representative Cynthia Thielen believes that ultimately legalizing industrial hemp for mass production would help her state's economy and offer numerous job opportunities for residents.

Obama Legalizes Limited Hemp Farming

The 420 Times | Posted 04.13.2014 | Politics
The 420 Times

Maybe the Prez is mellowing out just a little. He actually signed a bill into law that grants limited legal status to the outlaw industry of hemp production.

The Booming Business of Hemp

The 420 Times | Posted 07.20.2013 | Politics
The 420 Times

Despite being banned, a large and growing hemp industry exists in the U.S. This is because hemp is legal to import from other countries; countries smarter than us when it comes to letting their farmers cultivate hemp.

Legalize Hemp -- It's Long Overdue

Ralph Nader | Posted 07.20.2013 | Politics
Ralph Nader

A bipartisan legislative movement toward legalizing the growing of industrial hemp is finally on the rise.

Colorado Farmers Eager To Legally Grow Hemp

The Greeley Tribune | Eric Brown | Posted 05.24.2013 | Denver

LOVELAND -- Mark Daly drove from Wyoming to Loveland and back Thursday with hopes of resurrecting a business he lost about 12 years ago. Like Daly, m...

State Legislature OKs Hemp Farming

AP | Posted 03.08.2012 | Green

CONCORD, N.H. -- The New Hampshire House is giving the nod to hemp farmers after passing a bill to protect industrial hemp from being tagged as an ill...

Hemp Wars Heating Up: Should Hemp Farming Be Legal? (POLL) (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

There's a battle brewing in Congress over hemp production. America is the only country in the world that bans domestic growing of hemp because it cont...