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County may back hemp-processing business - Hays Daily News

PITTSBURG — Industrial hemp has seen rapid growth in Kansas since becoming legal in recent years, but could soon be given an even greater boost in the southeast corner of the state. The Pittsburg City Commission weighed the pros and cons last week of providing support to a new business that is looking to bring …

Hemp processing in Western Australia

Image: chrisbeez The Western Australian town of Collie, around 200 kilometres north of Perth, might be the future location of a hemp processing plant. WA Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan and Collie-Preston MLA Mick Murray last week announced $35,000 from the Collie Futures Small Grants Program (CFSGP) will go to WA Hemp Growers’ Co-op (HempGro) …

Collie plans for hemp processing plant - Mirage News

Potential hemp processing facility allocated $35,000 in funding through the Collie Futures Small Grants Program$20,000 also allocated to establishing a horse riding school and tour businessPart of the McGowan Government’s $20 million Collie Futures Fund, designed to stimulate development and diversify Collie’s economy Collie has been identified as a preferred location for a potential hemp …

Varieties, processing among hemp growing challenges - Agri News

SYCAMORE, Ill. — As growers prepare for the second year of growing industrial hemp, it is difficult for agronomists to recommend specific varieties for Illinois fields. “Currently, there are no Illinois bred varieties,” said Phillip Alberti, University of Illinois Extension commercial agriculture educator. “We’re taking genetics from other places and planting them in an area …

A third hemp processor is coming to NY's Southern Tier - Shelton Herald

Published 9:19 am EST, Sunday, January 19, 2020 JOHNSON CITY, N.Y. (AP) — A third hemp processor has set its sights on the Binghamton area in New York’s Southern Tier. The Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin reports that Great Eastern Hemp plans to reconfigure a former sheltered workshop in Johnson City to produce CBD, or cannabidiol, from …

Hemp processing plant to come to Du Quoin in spring 2020 - The Southern

Work is underway at the site of a new industrial hemp processing plant, the former General Henry Bakery, in Du Quoin Industrial Park. Du Quoin Mayor Guy Alongi talks about a new industrial hemp processing plant coming …

Hemp processing company brings $2.9M, 25 jobs to Marion County - SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Pee Dee Extractors LLC, a hemp processing company, announced plans Thursday to establish operations in Marion County. The company’s investment of more than $2.9 million is projected to create 25 new jobs. Using a carbon dioxide extraction method, Pee Dee Extractors LLC processes hemp for CBD and its byproducts. Located at 1506 …

American Harvest Inc. began processing hemp and CBD extraction in June 2019 at the former Chaznline location at the junction of Highways 201 and 16 northwest of Sidney. They hope to develop hemp & CBD production in the area as a new revenue stream and rotation crop for both irrigated and dry land producers in …

Pic: Panda Biotech

Dallas-based Panda Biotech is setting up its first industrial hemp processing facility to produce high-quality, textile-grade fibre and cellulose. The “Panda High Plains Hemp Gin,” is expected to be the largest hemp decortication centre in the US and one of the largest in the world. Industrial hemp is valued for durability, rapid growth and …