Hemp Cultivation, Processing & Extraction News

Colombian hemp seeds being exported to Denver

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 […]

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USDA provides federal lending guidance for hemp growers

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.

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