Processing

Kansas puts state hemp program under authority of fire marshal

Recent changes have put the Kansas hemp program under authority of the state fire marshal’s office, which officials have said…

June 3, 2021

U.S. hemp building materials maker plans factory to produce insulation

U.S. hemp building materials maker Hempitecture Inc. said it plans a new 20,000 sq. ft. production facility to make hemp-fiber…

June 2, 2021

Canadian maker of mobile decorticator signs on customers in NZ, SA

Toronto-based CannaSystems Canada Inc. is offering its R-2 hemp decortication system to 10 initial customers under a collaborative program aimed…

June 1, 2021

U.S. fiber processor says it has raised $2.8 million

U.S. fiber processor BastCore LLC said it was oversubscribed for a fund raising round of $2.8 million as it develops…

April 21, 2021

Washington state sets law for hemp processing

Hemp interests in the state of Washington may now apply for processing licenses for all parts of the plant, but…

April 17, 2021

Australian project will set technical plan for fiber production

A project in Australia will map out technical needs for a processing value chain that makes use of stems from…

April 16, 2021

Michigan hemp firm stakes claim in advanced manufacturing

A Michigan hemp startup said it secured financing to build a hemp fiber processing factory that is planned to be…

April 15, 2021

Wisconsin licenses in sharp falloff

Hemp licensees appear to be dipping sharply in Wisconsin, where numbers are down significantly for both growers and processors, state…

March 27, 2021

CBD facility nears finish in China’s Yunnan Province

Chinese hemp company Chengzhi Hanmeng said the installation and commissioning of a CBD production facility in Yunnan province has entered…

March 25, 2021

Australian fiber processing startup completes fundraising

Australian hemp processing startup X-Hemp Pty Ltd says it has met its target for capital raising after a five-month campaign. The…

March 19, 2021