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Allowing CBD products in New Jersey could give the economy a boost | Opinion - NJ.com

By Smoke Wallin While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc across the economy small businesses are paying a heavy price. A record number of unemployment applications and bankruptcies are being filed weekly and officials say the worse is yet to come. With so many industries absorbing the shock and strain of the financial crisis …

Watch: N.J. business leaders analyze how the pandemic has changed the hemp industry - NJ.com

EDITOR’S NOTE: On April 22, NJ Cannabis Insider in collaboration with Advance 360 will host a live webinar with some of the country’s leading cannabis experts to discuss pressing issues facing the industry. Register here. On Tuesday, Faye Coleman of Pure Genesis, Ken VandeVrede of HillviewMed and Mike McQueeny with Genova Burns joined us for …

Special webinar: N.J.’s hemp leaders to discuss industry shifts amid coronavirus crisis on April 7 - nj.com

NJ Cannabis Insider is hosting a free webinar April 7 featuring trailblazers in the Garden State hemp space. The moderated discussion aims at clearing some of the air around the plant and the regulatory landscape. “Things are shifting right before our eyes, and we as an industry have to be prepared to shift as well,” …

N.J. cannabis industry's biggest conference this season looks at weed legalization, medical, hemp and CBD. - NJ.com

On Tuesday, NJ Cannabis Insider will host the state’s premier all-day, multi-track panel event focused on the imminent legalization of adult-use cannabis, the expansion of the state’s medical marijuana program and the exploding hemp/CBD industry at the New Jersey Conference and Expo Center in Edison. NJ Cannabis Insider Live! The Road to Legalization presented by …

Nation's hemp rush worth a cautious try by South Jersey farmers - Press of Atlantic City

Hemp is a fast-growing relative of marijuana lacking the THC that gets users high. But it produces strong and versatile fibers, so American farmers grew it for a century for use in rope and textiles. Nowadays hemp is in great demand for its cannabidiol, or CBD, which is also produced by marijuana plants but itself …

NJ crafting plan to introduce industrial hemp - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved New Jersey’s plan to allow farmers in the state to begin growing and producing hemp and hemp products. New Jersey, Louisiana and Ohio were the only states given clearance. State Agriculture Secretary Doug Fisher says hemp is used to make rope, building materials, clothing, oils. “The hemp plant …

USDA approves New Jersey's plan to allow hemp farming - Courier Post

CLOSE A federal agency has approved New Jersey’s plan for the production and testing of hemp and its products. (Photo: Provided) TRENTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved New Jersey’s plan for the production and testing of hemp and hemp products, Douglas H. Fisher, the state’s agriculture secretary announced Tuesday. New Jersey adopted legislation this …

USDA OKs hemp plans for Ohio, Louisiana, and New Jersey - WKYC.com

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved industrial hemp licensing plans for Louisiana, Ohio and New Jersey. The states are the first to get such approval, though 34 other states have hemp research or pilot projects under a 2014 law.  The Ohio Department of Agriculture submitted its plan to the USDA …