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Beauty and Hemp: A Perfect Match

Hemp-derived CBD skincare products are everywhere! Why? They are easy to incorporate into your daily routine and provide a variety of benefits. In 2018,

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The 2018 Farm Bill declassified hemp and hemp seeds from the statutory definition of marijuana and the DEA schedule of Controlled Substances. Both marijuana

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The group at OrgHarvest is incredibly proud and excited to be launching our new company.  For the past several months, everyone who comprises our

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  • Coronavirus stimulus package covering hemp industry signed into law
    (This story has been updated with more details and reaction.) A new $2.2 trillion package designed to prevent the U.S. economy from collapsing has room for hemp businesses and farms. The relief package signed into law Friday allows legal hemp operators to seek loans and direct aid to help keep their businesses afloat. The measure […]
  • Texas hemp processor to open in Houston
    A hemp processor and extractor in Texas is working to establish operations in Houston. Bayou City Hemp Co., founded by Houston natives Ben Meggs and Jeromy Sherman, has applied for hemp processing licenses through the Texas Department of Agriculture. Additionally, Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller appointed Sherman to serve on a state hemp advisory council. […]
  • Polish hemp subsidiary survives cuts by Green Organic Dutchman
    A Canadian cannabis company that is ratcheting back its marijuana business, The Green Organic Dutchman (TGOD), apparently has no plans to slow hemp production. The news comes as TGOD suspended production at its processing facility in Quebec and is laying off staff. The Green Organic Dutchman has a European subsidiary, HemPoland, that sells CBD products, […]
  • New Mexico hemp going in cannabis medicine exported to Israel
    A New Mexico medical marijuana company has begun exporting cannabis-based medicine to Israel. Ultra Health spokeswoman Marissa Novel said recently the company started exporting earlier this month through a partnership with Israeli pharmaceutical group Panaxai. The medicine was created using hemp grown in Bernalillo County, New Mexico. Ultra Health is believed to be one of […]
  • How to promote CBD products while complying with federal laws
    CBD is currently the fastest-growing segment in the cannabis industry, with new companies jumping into the market almost daily and retailers from big-box chains to mom-and-pops eager to stock their shelves with the hot, in-demand products. How to promote CBD products while complying with federal laws is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal […]
  • Marijuana lobby group warns against CBD claims about coronavirus
    A prominent marijuana lobbying is warning consumers against CBD-infused products claiming to guard against the coronavirus. The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws said this week that CBD retailers have received warning letters from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for making such unsubstantiated claims. “If something sounds too good to be true, […]
  • Elixinol taps former marijuana exec as new Americas CEO
    International CBD brand Elixinol has appointed a new CEO for North and South America. Tom Siciliano will oversee the company’s hemp-derived CBD business in the Americas region. He succeeds outgoing Americas chief Leif Harrison, who recently spoke to Hemp Industry Daily about the company’s revamped global strategy. Wednesday’s announcement of the management shakeup did not elaborate on […]
  • Hemp season is only as good as the varieties farmers put in the ground
    Hemp Industry Daily’s first Variety Yearbook is a comprehensive look at the newest hemp genetics on the market. Consider it your buyer’s guide for sourcing hemp genetics this year and a resource to look back on as you prepare for subsequent seasons. Hemp season is only as good as the varieties farmers put in the […]
  • States split on following USDA hemp rules in 2020
    More states have declared that they’re going to stick with their own rules for the 2020 hemp production season, rather than follow federal guidelines on the new crop. To date, 20 states have said they will follow the 2014 pilot rules this growing season, outnumbering the 12 that have so far received U.S. Department of […]
  • Hemp farmers, businesses could benefit from US coronavirus economic stimulus package
    Farmers who produce hemp, along with other hemp businesses, could see relief from the coronavirus economic stimulus deal that the U.S. Congress reached early Wednesday. In the largest economic rescue package in American history, the Senate and the White House reached a deal to spend $2 trillion to keep the U.S. economy afloat. The deal, […]
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