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Current Hemp Regulations Aren't Working for Farmers or Regulators - Cannabis Business Times

The hemp market continues to settle as farmers look to the 2020 season. As U.S. growers learn from lessons they picked up in previous years, and as more growers get into the game, the national and international markets will shake out and begin to look more like a commodities market. PanXchange market updates, which we …

CBD products are everywhere in Texas since the state legalized hemp. Experts warn: buyer beware. - KSAT San Antonio

A hemp plant inside of the Custom Botanical Dispensary in Austin. Stores selling CBD products are popping up across Texas. Marjorie Kamys Cotera for The Texas Tribune In 2017, business was slow for Sarah Kerver. She was a sales rep for a Colorado-based company trying to push hemp and CBD products in Texas. But customers …

Client Alert: Florida Department of Agriculture Releases New Hemp/CBD Regulatory Rules for 2020 - JD Supra

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Waco: Area farmers weigh in on proposed hemp rules - KWTX

WACO, Texas (KWTX) Area farmers voiced their concerns Wednesday to Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller about the rules governing hemp crops in Texas during a forum at the Texas Farm Bureau. More than 200 attended the forum. A bill signed into law last year legalized hemp growing in Texas. Rules governing hemp crops were published …

Hemp Interim Rule - AG INFORMATION NETWORK OF THE WEST - AGInfo Ag Information Network Of The West

Hemp Interim Rule USDA’s Interim Hemp Production Program Final Rule has been published and is underway, but Hemp producers in Colorado and elsewhere still have time to give their input. Secretary of Ag Sonny Perdue said in a statement the USDA still wants to hear from growers to make sure the regulations meet their needs. …

Hemp, Inc. Praises Recently Announced Bi-partisan House Legislation That Promotes Hemp-Derived CBD as Dietary Supplement - Yes! Weekly

Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP), announced today its support of new bi-partisan House legislation that would promote hemp-derived CBD as a substance that could be lawfully marketed as a dietary supplement instead of a drug. House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) sponsored the legislation (H.R. 5587), and found support from lawmakers on both sides …

Cannasure Insurance Services (https://www.cannasure.com) is a leading cannabis and hemp MGA and wholesale broker. It was founded in Ohio in 2010, and it is licensed in all states where cannabis is legal and regulated for medical or adult use. Cannasure is a full-service insurance group and provides a broad range of products to U.S. cannabis businesses, including cultivators, retailers, processors and manufacturers, testing laboratories, landlords, and ancillary businesses. (PRNewsfoto/Cannasure)

CLEVELAND, Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cannasure Insurance Services (Cannasure), a leading insurance MGA and wholesale broker for the cannabis and hemp industries, announced Tuesday that Summer Jenkins has joined the company as senior product development manager. Jenkins has more than 20 years of foreign and domestic underwriting, program and product development experience with expertise in cannabis …

Legislative issues include battlefield preservation, hemp and veterans – The Advocate-Messenger  Danville Advocate Source link

Idaho's rules on hemp remain hazy | Northwest - Lewiston Morning Tribune

This editorial was published by the Idaho Press of Nampa. For a Legislature that typically touts reducing regulations and getting out of businesses’ way, the failure, thus far, to legalize hemp is perplexing. Idaho is one of three states in the nation that doesn’t allow hemp production. That needs to change this session. We urge …