June 16, 2020
Navajo Nation Files Lawsuit To Stop Hemp Operation On Reservation

Navajo Nation filed a lawsuit today in the District Court of the Navajo Nation, Judicial District of Shiprock, New Mexico, against Dineh Benally, Native American Agriculture Company and Navajo Gold Company. The Navajo Nation alleged that these defendants were illegally growing, producing, manufacturing, transporting, licensing, and selling industrial hemp within... more »

June 15, 2020
American Herbal Products Association Goes Virtual For Remainder Of 2020

The American Herbal Products Association has announced all activities normally held as in-person meetings will instead be produced as virtual events, webinars or teleconferences for the balance of 2020. This change in plans will impact the: Hemp-CBD Supplement Congress — Aug. 27 inaugural Sports Nutrition Congress — Sept. 2 annual Botanical... more »

June 12, 2020
Green Cures & Botanical Distribution Announces New Vision, Strategy

Green Cures & Botanical Distribution, Inc. is announcing a new vision and growth strategy only days after announcing the appointment of new Chief Executive Officer Rich Thomas. "Green Cures new vision is to unleash the revolutionary potential of green-products to help humans thrive," said Thomas. "We will manufacture iconic green-brands... more »

June 11, 2020
Hemp, Inc. To Establish Hemp Processing Facilities, Kins Communities In Florida

Hemp, Inc. is proceeding with plans to build processing facilities in Florida and additional Kins Communities throughout the state. The company is in the initial stages of establishing hemp processing facilities, which have been a strong suite of the company given their success in Oregon and North Carolina. Hemp, Inc.... more »

June 11, 2020
Veritas Farms Begins 2020 Outdoor Planting Season

Veritas Farms, a vertically integrated agribusiness focused on the production of full-spectrum hemp oil products with naturally occurring cannabinoids, has commenced its 2020 outdoor planting season. The company has also implemented several significant improvements to its farming practices and genetics program that are expected to increase the outputs of minor... more »

June 11, 2020
KDA Issues 960 Licenses To Hemp Growers For 2020 Season

The Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) has licensed 960 hemp growers to grow up to 32,000 acres and 150 hemp processors and handlers for 2020. KDA has also licensed 4.6 million square feet of greenhouse space for production. "Hemp continues to draw much attention, and these new numbers reflect an... more »

June 10, 2020
Michigan Issues Final Report For Inaugural Industrial Hemp Program

With the 2020 growing season on the horizon, Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Director Gary McDowell unveiled the state’s 2019 Industrial Hemp Ag Pilot Program Final Report, marking the successful completion of the freshman year of this new program. "With the inaugural year of growing hemp for... more »

June 10, 2020
Arcadia Biosciences To Acquire Oregon-Based Industrial Seed Innovations

Arcadia Biosciences, a leader in science-based approaches to enhancing the quality and nutritional value of crops and food ingredients, has entered into a binding term sheet with Industrial Seed Innovations (ISI), an Oregon-based industrial hemp breeding and seed company, to acquire its commercial and genetic assets, including its seed varieties,... more »

75 Applewood Drive, Suite A
P.O. Box 128
Sparta, Michigan 49345


Be sure to check out our sister site, Greenhouse Product News.

Interested in reading Greenhouse Product News? Get one year of Greenhouse Product News in both print and digital editions for free.

Subscribe Today »

website development by deyo designs