Hemp farmer gets permit to use federally controlled water
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — After a year of battling federal regulations, a Montana hemp farmer has a contract to use federally controlled water for irrigation.
Richmond Food News: Week of April 30-May 4
Que Pasa Festival spices up the weekend, Q Barbeque owner Tuffy Stone releases his first book, and hemp-based beer makes a splash on the brew scene.
Farm bureau: DOJ will walk back hemp oil stance
An agriculture lobbyist says the state Department of Justice plans to walk back its stance that hemp farmers can’t extract CBD oil from their plants.
Marijuana growers turning to hemp as CBD extract explodes
A glut of legal marijuana is driving Oregon pot prices to rock-bottom levels, prompting some nervous growers to start pivoting to hemp.
Weekly Cannabis Report: Aurora/MedReleaf, Canopy, Maricann
Aurora to acquire MedReleaf after last week’s merger rumour. Canopy to list on the NYSE by the end of May 2018. Maricann doubles down on hemp in Europe.