Montana has set up a free trading platform for its hemp farmers, copying an existing platform it uses for hay and pasture.Read More
Kristen is a Denver-based reporter for Marijuana Business Daily specializing in the hemp and CBD industries. Previously, she worked at the Associated Press for nearly 20 years. She started covering the marijuana legalization movement in 2009 – when medical stores started popping up around Denver – and wrote about the state’s first legal hemp harvest. Kristen also covered agriculture and politics in Maryland and her home state of Georgia.
Canadian greenhouse giant Village Farms International is moving ahead with plans to take over a firm it started as a joint venture to produce marijuana and CBD in British Columbia.Read More
Quality raw materials, redundant supply-chain relationships and design are keys to creating a safe, reliable CBD vape product.Read More
A Bahamas committee charged with laying out an economic recovery plan recommends the country legalize hemp and hemp extracts.Read More
One of the largest convenience-store chains in North America has tapped a California CBD firm to expand its portfolio of CBD products in the southeastern United States.Read More
(Editor’s note: This story is part of a recurring series of commentaries from professionals connected to the hemp industry. Robert Ziner is founder and CEO of the Canadian Industrial Hemp Corp., which uses artificial intelligence to process hemp stalks and fiber to make hemp-based bio-composite pellets.) In many business opportunities, especially those focused on basic […]Read More
A Kentucky tobacco company is deploying $15 million to a Los Angeles marijuana vape company that plans to expand its footprint by building out a line of THC-free CBD products.Read More
Minnesota hemp farmers are seeing improved THC testing this year, state agriculture officials report.Read More
Indiana’s hemp regulations have won federal approval and will be in place for the 2021 growing season – while another hemp state with federal approval, Tennessee, is bowing out of the federal framework for another year.Read More
Hemp policy is not much of a talking point in the presidential debate. And in the hard-fought battle for control of the U.S. Senate, hemp entrepreneurs can rest assured that the top-ranking members of both parties—Kentucky Republican Mitch McConnell and New York Democrat Chuck Schumer—are both staunch advocates for the industry.Read More
Hemp Industry Daily is asking two CBD sector experts to share the very latest on where the CBD sector is now, and where it’s going.Read More
A legal and financial liability has emerged over the past two years threatening the coffers of hemp and marijuana businesses: class action lawsuits filed by recipients of unwanted text-message advertisements who allege they’re getting spammed with deals and sales.Read More
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Kristen Nichols interviews HIA executive directorHemp Industry Daily editor, Kristen Nichols, discusses what is at stake for hemp operators in the 2020 election with Hemp Industries Association executive director, Jody McGinness!
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