A group of investors say a Canadian cannabis producer misled them when it said it was acquiring a UK-based agricultural company that could “almost immediately” start exporting hemp and CBD products to the European Union.Read More
Hemp Industry Daily sat down virtually this week with Casey Flippo, CEO of hemp extraction firm Natvana LLC, who provides insights on what farmers can do with their leftover 2019 hemp inventory and how to approach working with processors and extractors before the 2020 planting season goes into full swing.Read More
A Toronto-based biopharmaceutical cannabinoid company is exporting 100,000 hemp seeds to Denver from Colombia through a subsidiary there. The first seeds were exported Thursday, according to Avicanna CEO Aras Azadian. Avicanna develops, manufactures and sells plant-derived cannabanoid-based products. Exporting all the seeds will be completed in the next two weeks. The Colombian government said that […]Read More
CBD of Denver expects to close on the purchase of CBDWelt24 GmbH and its two hemp cultivation facilities in Switzerland by the end May. The purchase price was not disclosed.Read More
Federal agriculture officials have released new loan guidance to help service direct and guaranteed loans for hemp producers and ensure the new commodity is recognized as a legal and equal crop through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency.Read More
A former executive from FedEx and Hilton Worldwide will lead a new Tennessee CBD startup, called Hemp2Lab.Read More
Hemp plants can get off to a stronger and faster start in farmers’ fields if they’ve been properly germinated or rooted as young plants, greenhouse operators say.Read More
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Farmers and agribusinesses can now apply for new coronavirus economic stimulus emergency loans and a though the Small Business Administration, which reopened its portal with new funds Monday after being closed since April 15.Read More
A new hemp company, Collective Growth Corporation, virtually rang the bell on the Nasdaq Friday morning, beginning public trading already fully funded by investors.Read More
An Oregon hemp business is suing two counties on allegations that police seized legal hemp from its warehouse and then destroyed it.Read More
Lower-than-promised germination rates in a batch of hempseed from Colorado has led to a $17 million lawsuit from the California farm that bought the seed.Read More
Laura Drotleff Interviews Dr. Jonathan Vaught, CEO & Founder of Front Range BiosciencesHemp Industry Daily reporter, Laura Drotleff, interviews Dr. Jonathan Vaught, CEO & Founder of Front Range Biosciences.
Monica Raymunt Interviews Giovanni Isoldi, CTO at Materia Medica ProcessingHemp Industry Daily international reporter, Monica Raymunt, interviews Giovanni Isoldi, CTO at Materia Medica Processing.
Starting a CBD Business During a Time of UncertaintyThe economy has seen its fair share of up’s and down’s, but the CBD industry, still in infancy, has been a wild ride. The CBD industry has been the mecca for business entrepreneurs and start-ups, but what happens when economic or environmental circumstances out of your control strike? Hemp Industry Daily reporter Ivan Moreno, speaks with Jennifer Culpepper, Founder and Principal at Brand Joint and Co-founder at I+I Botanicals, and Christopher Gavigan, Founder and CEO at Prima, to discuss their experience during COVID-19.