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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

DEA sings same old tune about hemp in annual drug report

A U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) report issued this week suggests that the legalization of hemp in 2018 is causing…

March 8, 2021

U.S. cigarette maker in IP deal

U.S. cigarette maker 22nd Century Group, Inc. said it entered an agreement to use human cell-based testing from CannaMetrix, LLC,…

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

U.S. lab chain adds three states

Florida-based Kaycha Labs said it added laboratories in three U.S. states, bringing the total number of facilities its network to…

March 2, 2021

State ag departments back 1.0% THC

The U.S. National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) has supported amending U.S. law to raise the allowable limit…

March 1, 2021

Former NBA star invests $3 million

Former NBA star Isiah Thomas, said he will invest $3 million in his holding company, One World Pharma. The company…

March 1, 2021

Iowa opens hemp registrations

The state of Iowa's Department of Inspections and Appeals announced registration for consumable hemp products will open March 3. Registration is…

February 25, 2021

South Dakota banking law advances

A proposed law in South Dakota would give cannabis businesses a clear path to banking services. The measure, HB 1203,…

February 25, 2021

Indiana lawmakers pass bill that would overcome ban on flowers

Lawmakers in the state of Indiana's lower house have passed a bill that would legalize hemp flowers, reversing rules under…

February 25, 2021