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Scientists Approve Official Method of Analysis for Cannabinoids in Hemp - MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN – EIN Presswire) AOAC INTERNATIONAL Expert Review Panel approves an analytical method for detecting and measuring cannabinoids in hemp ROCKVILLE, MD, US, April 23, 2020 / EINPresswire.com / — AOAC INTERNATIONAL announced today that a liquid chromatography–diode array detection (LC-DAD) method previously approved as Official Method of Analysis 2018.11 for cannabinoids in Cannabis plant …

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The USDA has formally approved Florida’s state hemp program, clearing the way for Florida growers to begin cultivating hemp later this month. Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried will oversee Florida’s state hemp program through the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS). “After months of incorporating feedback from the public, growers, and industry stakeholders, we …

With USDA Approval, Kansas Moves One Step Closer to Commercial Hemp Program Published on Thursday, 16 April 2020 14:14 Written by Press Release, Posted by Mike McKenna The US Department of Agriculture announced Thursday, April 16 that it has approved the plan submitted in January by the Kansas Department of Agriculture to regulate a Commercial …

USDA approves development of hemp for Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa - KFYR-TV

BELCOURT, N.D. – The United States Department of Agriculture recently approved the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa to grow hemp on tribal lands. The signing of the Farm Bill in December of 2018 legalized industrial hemp. Now, hemp is coming to the Turtle Mountain Reservation, in the form of the project “Green Buffalo.” “Our traditions …

Farmers deliver raw hemp biomass, dried to 10% moisture, to Prairie Products in Fargo. The company uses 190-proof denatured ethanol to remove CBD oil. Photo taken Feb. 3, in south Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service

The tribe began looking to hemp as a potential avenue for economic development on the reservation two years ago, when President Donald Trump legalized the cultivation and production of hemp and its derivatives as part of the 2018 farm bill, Thomas said. Through their partnership with the USDA, he hopes to form long-term relationships with …

USDA Approves New Regulations For Montana Hemp Producers - MTPR

The Montana Department of Agriculture received the green light late last week on its hemp plan after outlining how it would meet stricter federal regulations, including testing and sampling. Some farmers may experience more stringent regulations in 2021. Montana had the largest hemp crop in the country last year with over 50,000 acres planted and …

USDA approves Wyoming hemp plan; Gordon signs emergency rules to enable 2020 growing season - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Locally, many farmers are optimistic about the possible impact the hemp industry can have in Goshen County. Colby Ochsner, a third-generation farmer who sits on the Goshen County Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors, said that while hemp is an exciting new prospect, there is a lack of infrastructure at the onset of this new …

Broome Planners Approve Hemp Processor for Country Valley Industries Site - wnbf.com

The Broome County Local Development Corporation is giving approval for a hemp processing facility at the former Country Valley Industries building on Lester Avenue in Johnson City, temporarily tax-free.  Since the Great Eastern Hemp LLC operations will be going into a former tax-exempt property, the company will not have to pay property taxes for five …

Ohio hemp growing rules approved; farmers can start later this month - Dayton Daily News

Ohio farmers can apply to grow hemp on their farms by the end of January after a vote Thursday by a state committee. Farmers will be required to grow at least 1,000 plants on a minimum of a quarter acre, according to Ohio Department of Agriculture regulations approved in December. In addition, farmers will have …

According to an official, only three tribes, including the Santa Rosa band, have been authorized to cultivate under the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program.

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA — The Santa Rosa Band of Cahuilla Indians received authorization from the federal government to open reservation land near Mountain Center to hemp cultivation, the tribe announced Wednesday. “We look forward to partnering with outside businesses to produce a successful venture that will in turn provide economic growth for our reservation,” tribal …