HEMP INDUSTRY NEWS
$6 Million Michigan Hemp Development
Viobin invests more than $6 million to expand their Michigan City hemp production plant. The city is grateful that the group invested in this “cutting edge industry”, in their home. The expansion will create more integrations, efficiency, and jobs. Read More Hemp Industry News and Watch Indiana Grow.
New York Clarifies CBD Regulations
New York wrote specific language to define the CBD market and create consumer trust. These innovative rules vary from explicit extraction classifications to an “intermediate sales” rule of 3% THC. Despite the sheer forward-thinking legislation, smokable hemp and edibles are either prohibited or heavily regulated. Read More and Watch NY Define the Industry.
Hemp Farming Fights Climate Change
Farmers are “trying to restore, regenerate and reimagine.” The keys are to “start with a manageable amount” and with “local agriculture supporting local businesses.” It seems like quite a beautiful solution to help the earth and promote healing products. Read more Hemp Industry News and Sequester Carbon.
USDA Validates International Hemp
The USDA, funds NIHC and “demonstrates the federal government’s recognition of hemp’s potential.” This creates, “an opportunity to compete internationally as the leading agricultural countries in the world. It will be interesting to witness how this funding will accelerate the reach of U.S. Agricultural Hemp. Read More and Get That Government Money.
CBD Healing America’s Anxiety
58% of American hemp consumers use CBD to self medicate anxiety. Nielsen released an extensive and insightful report studying hemp consumption habits. This study also highlighted the close relationship between CBD and wellness with 30% of consumers using CBD for “general wellness”. Read More and Stock Up for Shutdown #2