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TO THE WALL: The Mount Sturt property will be the first in the Southern Downs to be made entirely from hempcrete, a derivative of the industrial hemp plant. Picture: contributed

THE Southern Downs will soon be home to one of the largest houses built entirely from hemp in the Southern Hemisphere. The Mount Sturt property is the first in the region to have been constructed entirely from “hempcrete”, which is a mixture of equal parts hemp, lime, and water. Amber Wood Working owner Josh Moore …

Hemp growers frustrated by lack of Senate interest in House bill - messenger-inquirer

A House bill that would open up new markets for Kentucky’s ailing hemp farmers will likely not be heard by the Senate as the March 15 deadline for 2020 hemp licenses quickly approaches. House Bill 506, sponsored by Rep. Mark Hart, a Falmouth Republican, would amend KRS 218A.010 and KRS 260.858 and exempt combustible hemp …

Senate approves hemp bill | Northwest - Lewiston Morning Tribune

BOISE — Legislation that would have allowed for the production and processing of industrial hemp in Idaho died in the House State Affairs Committee on Wednesday. Following two hours of public testimony over two days, the committee killed the bill on an 8-7 vote. As a result, Idaho will remain one of two states without …

House passes regulations for hemp farming in Georgia - MDJOnline.com

The Georgia Senate will be the next stop for a bill that sets the rules for the hemp farming industry in Georgia. The House has voted in favor of House Bill 847, which is the key to launching hemp agribusiness in the state. “It is now crunch time that we need to pass this to …

House sends Oregon Hemp Commission bill to Senate - Capital Press

The creation of an Oregon Hemp Commission has gotten farther in 2020 than during two previous legislative sessions, with the proposal heading for a Senate vote after passing the House. Under House Bill 4051, Oregon hemp farmers would pay an assessment of up to 1.5% of the value of their crop to collectively pay for …

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 …