Category Archives: ENVIROMENT

The Public Opinion in the Legal Cannabis Industry

NEW YORK, January 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — www.Financialbuzz.com – The cannabis market is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States as eight more states had legalized cannabis for medicinal use in 2016. In addition, Proposition 64, the California Cannabis Legalization Initiative, was passed by a vote of 57.13% for and 42.87% against on…

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One Of The Best Marijuana Documentary You Will Ever Watch! [ Video]

Best Marijuana Documentary You Will Ever Watch! [ Video] A documentary about Marijuana  / Cannabis / Pot / Hemp https://youtu.be/uEZPsNZwyfo Producer “Onderkoffer” Best Marijuana Documentary You Will Ever Watch! [ Video] : onderkoffer Archive https://archive.org/details/BestMarijuanaDocumentaryYouWillEverWatchVideo via @internetarchive Brought to you By: i-Cloud.ltd – Simply the best choice for world class PRIVATE AND SECURE VPN Service. USING A FREE / LOW END VPN ? Forget about it now if you value your privacy and or security. The only way to be sure that your VPN is…

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From Facebook To The DEA, Industrial Hemp Industry Growth Stumped By War on Drugs

‘Anyone who is coming in has to build the infrastructure from the ground up, and it’s very difficult finding anyone who wants to take that kind of risk,’ one industrial hemp grower tells MintPress News. By Kit O’Connell @KitOConnell | October 5, 2016 AUSTIN, Texas — America’s burgeoning hemp industry faces significant barriers that can only be torn down by the full legalization of this potentially lucrative crop. Hemp was once one of America’s essential crops, grown by presidents and cash croppers alike, and wars…

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Vermont’s Third Hemp-Growing Season: More Acreage, New Products

Jacob Goldstein Farmers have started planting Vermont’s third hemp crop. Though their numbers are few, the acreage devoted to hemp has significantly increased this year, as has the direction of the state’s fledgling hemp industry. A survey conducted by this reporter of hemp growers registered with the Agency of Agriculture indicates that around 60 acres of industrial hemp are being planted this year, dwarfing the acreage previously cultivated in Vermont – but still tiny compared to states such as Kentucky and Colorado, where thousands of…

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Uruguay (finally) names companies to grow public marijuana

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — In the latest twist in Uruguay’s haphazard legal  marijuana rollout, the country’s government has awarded two companies permits to grow government pot, and said the weed will be available for sale in pharmacies within eight months. Announced late Thursday, the move comes almost two years after Uruguay passed a revolutionary law…

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Cannabis Industry Thrives In Uruguay

© Pablo Porciuncula / AFP | A cannabis plant at the first ExpoCannabis in Montevideo in December 2014 Text by NEWS WIRES Latest update : 2015-08-21 Working at a decidedly un-slackerly pace, employees are racing to get ready for the opening of the latest marijuana boutique to sprout up in pot-friendly Uruguay. About 20 such stores have opened for business in Montevideo, the capital, in the past year and a half, since Uruguay became the first country in the world to not only legalize marijuana…

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Advances in Hemp Research By Paoli Ranalli

Advances in Hemp Research Offering up-to-date information on the uses and composition of the plant, Advances in Hemp Research provides growers, researchers, manufacturers, and suppliers with methods and data for the processing and cultivation of hemp for textile and paper products. You will learn how recent advances in germplasm resources, breeding methods, and the improvement of physiological, morphological, and biochemical characteristics of the plant can strengthen hemp fiber, making it a profitable and important crop to study and to grow for uses in the textile…

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August 25, 2015 – Today’s Cannabis News

Republican voters to feds: Butt out of marijuana reform Russia lifts Wikipedia ban after website edits marijuana entry President of Kush Bottles Named to Oregon Liquor Control Commission Marijuana Subcommittee Could Legal Marijuana Lead to an Industrial Building Boom in Denver? Correction: Medical Marijuana Advocate story Marijuana tourism is a budding industry Manchester slated for medical marijuana farm Illinois announces Marion business as 1st registered marijuana dispensary

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VIDEO REPORT: Purdue hosts Field Day to teach farmers about industrial hemp farming

TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) – Purdue researchers had an Industrial Hemp Farming Field Day Tuesday to educate people about proper hemp growing practices. The field day showed farmers the best ways to grow and provided science based crop advice. Officials say hemp could have thousands of uses. But the main uses are for protein from the seeds, healthy fatty acids taken from the seed’s oils and clothing made from the plant’s fiber. Researchers say hemp farming could broaden Indiana’s agricultural market. “It diversifies our economic…

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Oregon stops issuing industrial hemp licenses

Print Email By Noelle Crombie | The Oregonian/OregonLive Email the author | Follow on Twitter on August 25, 2015 at 8:48 AM, updated August 25, 2015 at 12:29 PM   Oregon has temporarily stopped issuing licenses for industrial hemp, citing a range of complex policy issues that emerged during the program’s first year. Oregon Department of Agriculture officials said Tuesday their decision does not impact those currently licensed to grow hemp in the state. The decision is effective immediately and comes at the end of…

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