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October 13, 2021
Triminator Introduces New ‘Semi-Dry’ Trimmer

Triminator, a manufacturer of hemp and cannabis processing equipment, has introduced a new type of cannabis trimmer — and a new paradigm for trimming cannabis. The Triminator Hybrid enables cultivators to trim their crops when the plants are semi-dry, in addition to when they are fully dry or freshly harvested... more »

October 11, 2021
Hemp Fiber Processing Grants Available in Missouri

The Missouri Department of Agriculture has made funding available for the processing of industrial hemp fiber. The department will award grants of up to $200,000 for reimbursement of expenses associated with the expansion of processing capacity for industrial hemp fiber in Missouri. The Missouri General Assembly appropriated $700,000 to help... more »

October 7, 2021
Vantage Hemp Co. Expands Contract Manufacturing

Vantage Hemp Co. has expanded its contract manufacturing services to include a white labeling program. The only North American hemp processor with both ICH Q7 and WHO Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certified facilities, Vantage Hemp is one of the highest accredited cannabinoid extractors in the world, which enables Vantage Hemp... more »

Illinois approves recreational marijuana

October 4, 2021
NIHC Questions Safety of Delta-8 THC products

The National Industrial Hemp Council (NIHC) recently met with over 20 state regulators at the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) conference on what is working and not working in their state hemp programs. NIHC repeatedly heard their "deep concerns about the impact of delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol (Delta-8 THC)... more »

September 27, 2021
CBD Byproduct Could Make Plywood Stronger

The cannabidiol industry is booming. Produced by extracting non-psychoactive oils from hemp, the product is increasingly gaining acceptance as an alternative treatment to numerous health challenges. Virginia Tech researchers may have found another use: a way to make plywood stronger. This past summer, undergraduate Emilie Kohler (pictured above) of the... more »

September 23, 2021
Extract Labs Purchases New Headquarters

Extract Labs, a leading full-service CBD extraction laboratory and retailer, recently announced its purchase and relocation to a new building in Lafayette, Colorado. The new office, extraction, and laboratory space accommodates the company's sustained business growth as more and more people discover the dynamic benefits of CBD. Extract Labs quickly... more »

September 7, 2021
Florida Ag Department Supports Classifying Hemp as Food Additive

In a letter urging action on cannabis reform legislation, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried also urged the Food and Drug Administration to classify hemp as a food additive. Technical comments from Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) Director of Cannabis Holly Bell and FDACS Director of Food Safety... more »

August 12, 2021
Production, Sale of Delta-8 THC to Require Licensing in Michigan

Hemp growers and processors have likely heard about the upcoming change to delta-8 THC regulation in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) wants to ensure industrial hemp growers and processors understand it may impact businesses growing and/or processing hemp intended for cannabidiol (CBD)-derived intoxicating compounds. While... more »

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