Research

Midwest research initiative delivers first results on cannabinoids

More than 130 hemp operators submitted 750 samples in the first year of the Midwest Hemp Database (MHD) research project,…

March 8, 2021

Italian researcher says stalks from polluted soil OK for building, energy

Hemp grown to clean up polluted soil could be used for hempcrete construction and to produce energy, with virtually no…

March 5, 2021

Hemp cellulose makeup could rival conventional cosmetics

A team from China's Sichuan University has created a liquid cosmetic foundation based on cellulose from hemp stalk, which the…

March 4, 2021

USDA expands hemp farming research as it looks to quantify output

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) says it will collect data on hemp fields and production from 20,000 farmers and…

March 3, 2021

Leading role envisioned for hemp in Euro outlook on industrial crops

The fiber and bio-energy sectors represent the best opportunities for industrial crops in Europe, according to a focus group survey…

February 16, 2021

New Italian hemp board is urged to focus on research

A newly launched hemp board in Italy should focus on innovative research as a first priority in relaunching the industry,…

February 12, 2021

Australian group sets strategic plan

The Australian Industrial Hemp Association (AIHA) will study a wide range of hemp projects with funding from AgriFutures, a government…

February 5, 2021

Pennsylvania hemp initiatives get grants

Hemp initiatives in construction materials and animal medicine received grants from the state of Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. The School…

February 2, 2021

Hemp needs wide range of research, say U.S. stakeholders

While enthusiasm is high among U.S. hemp producers, the industry suffers critical bottlenecks and wide gaps in knowledge that require…

January 29, 2021

Bio-tech firm announces CBD trials

ANANDA Scientific Inc., a biotech pharma company, and the New York University (NYU) Grossman School of Medicine announced a second…

January 28, 2021