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Poorer and wiser, fewer hemp farmers gear up this season - vtdigger.org

Attorneys Tim Fair (left) and Andrew Subin of Vermont Cannabis Solutions. Photo by Anne Wallace Allen/VTDigger VTDigger posts regular coronavirus updates on this page. You can also subscribe here for daily coronavirus news. Please send your Covid-19 questions to [email protected] Just a few months ago, Andrew Subin and Tim Fair, Burlington attorneys who specialize in the cannabis industry, were …

Government Assistance Options for U.S. Hemp Farmers Affected By COVID-19 - CBD Testers

After decades of prohibition, the 2018 Farm Bill granted full legal status to hemp a couple years ago. Many thought this would be the end of various challenges that have been plaguing those in the industry for years. This is actually true, for people in the hemp industry, many new rights have been achieved these …

CBD processing start-up could help Southwest Colorado hemp farmers - The Durango Herald

As one of the first states to legalize recreational cannabis, Colorado is well-positioned to make hemp its next big industry. At least Deepank Utkhede, director of the new CBD processing start-up Vantage Hemp Co., thinks so. The CBD extraction company was set to start production last month in Greeley, but the COVID-19 outbreak has delayed …

Hemp farmers, businesses could benefit from US coronavirus economic stimulus package - Hemp Industry Daily

Farmers who produce hemp, along with other hemp businesses, could see relief from the coronavirus economic stimulus deal that the U.S. Congress reached early Wednesday. In the largest economic rescue package in American history, the Senate and the White House reached a deal to spend $2 trillion to keep the U.S. economy afloat. The deal, …

CBD oil processor, hemp farmers spitting profits | Farm Forum - AberdeenNews.com

FARGO — A North Dakota company is ramping up to become one of the state’s first processors of hemp for the cannabidiol, or CBD, market that has become increasingly popular with consumers for its perceived health benefits. Prairie Products LLC, a company in south Fargo, uses ethanol to extract the oil from hemp, which is …

'Oh, it's been a nightmare' - Hemp farmers face problems with banks as Ohio's rules take effect - News 5 Cleveland

CLEVELAND — USDA-approved rules taking effect is a big step forward for the hemp program in Ohio while farmers who want to join the program are navigating banking concerns. “It’s a huge step because it’s the first step,” said Ohio Hemp Association Vice President and Frantz Ward Partner Tom Haren. Hemp and marijuana come from …

Area hemp farmer pleased by change in federal guidelines on bank loans - WRVO Public Media

There are new guidelines from the federal government that could help hemp farmers in New York state expand their operations. The news comes from Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY). He said the Federal Reserve and other federal agencies have confirmed that it is legal for banks to provide services to industry hemp-oriented businesses and farms. Schumer …