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22nd Century Group Acquires GVB Biopharma

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- 22nd Century Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: XXII), a leading agricultural biotechnology company dedicated to improving human health with reduced nicotine tobacco, hemp/cannabis, and...

How Much U.S. Farmland Should Be Dedicated to Hemp Crops?

According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, Google searches for CBD and hemp have risen steadily since 2014. The growing public interest,...

California Cannabis Trade Org Launches Fundraiser to Fuel Policy Change

UKIAH, Calif. – In California’s legacy cannabis growing regions, legal growers and cannabis companies are affected by the pandemic and the global economic downturn...

U.S. Wildfires 2020 – Western States Burning Out of Control

WESTERN UNITED STATES – Before the most recent droughts in California, which lasted officially from 2006 to 2009 and 2011 to 2019, the state's...

Hemp Industry Members File Suit Over DEA Regulatory Overreach

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Hemp Industry Association (HIA) and RE Botanicals, Inc. on Monday filed a complaint in federal court against the Drug Enforcement...

OSU to Study Effects of Wildfire Smoke on Hemp Crops amid Historic Fires

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University’s Global Hemp Innovation Center have put together a team to study the effect of wildfire smoke...

Hemp Farmers Now Eligible for Federal COVID-19 Relief

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Hemp farmers—who have been hard hit by the COVID-19 crisis and hampered by slow reforms to federal drug regulations—are now eligible...

Legislators Introduce Bill to Allow CBD in Dietary Supplements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Representatives Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.) and Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) on September 4 introduced the Hemp and Hemp-Derived CBD Consumer Protection and...

Price for Hemp Plunges; Experts Blame Oversupply

They say it grows like a weed, and according to the chief executive officer of Denver-based Physical Commodities Exchange (PanXchange), the over-the-counter exchange that...

New California Budget Consolidates State’s Cannabis Regulation Entities

SACRAMENTO – California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday released the state’s proposed budget for 2020–2021, including provisions that would consolidate three state agencies currently...