Briefs

Project to look at hemp insulation

Tommy Gibbons, COO of Ketchum, Idaho-based Hempitecture, will use funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for research and…

October 13, 2021

Alabama opens 2022 licensing

The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries is now accepting applications for growing and processing industrial hemp next year. Applications…

October 11, 2021

THC vote in Europe expected

The European Commission has indicated it will likely vote in November on a proposal to set the maximum level for THC…

October 8, 2021

Missouri grants back fiber processing

The Missouri Department of Agriculture will award grants of up to $200,000 for the expansion of processing capacity for industrial…

October 8, 2021

NZ company to make CBD

New Zealand pharma company Rua Bioscience said it has received a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification from Medsafe, the medicines…

October 5, 2021

ACI sets session on CBD in UK

The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) has set a combined live/online session Tuesday, Sept. 28 to give companies an…

September 22, 2021

Indiana CBD facility nears startup

An Indiana-based company said it will open a facility to produce a range of CBD products this autumn. Jeffersonville-based HempRise…

August 28, 2021

Colorado CBD maker buys Oregon firm

U.S. CBD maker Bluebird Botanicals said it has acquired Precision Botanical of Oregon in a move to strengthen its supply…

August 12, 2021

Fiber field day set in Indiana

The Midwest Hemp Council (USA) and the Indiana Farmers Union will host a Fiber Forum & Field Day on Aug.…

August 10, 2021

Kentucky food maker raises $4.5m

Victory Hemp Foods of Kentucky said it has raised about $4.5 million to expand its production capacity for hemp food…

August 5, 2021