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Stories Tagged "hemp"

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Medical pot growers fear hemp will ruin their crop

posted on February 20, 2015 at 1:05 PM

Southern Oregon farmers growing marijuana for medicine don't want fields of pot's prosaic cousin, industrial hemp, growing nearby. Full Story

Hemp Seeds Seized At US-Canada Border

posted on June 20, 2014 at 2:39 PM

Hemp is legal in Canada, and North Dakota is one of 15 states with laws that allow limited hemp production. However, under the Farm Bill, importing hemp seeds requires permission from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. Full Story

Ag Secretary: U.S. Must Figure out Hemp Production

posted on May 23, 2014 at 11:01 AM

DENVER (AP) — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday he's working with the Department of Justice to permit the importation of hemp seeds for cultivation. The farm bill signed into law by President Obama allows the industrial... Full Story

Legal Or Not, Industrial Hemp Harvested In Colorado

posted on October 25, 2013 at 3:54 PM

Legal Or Not, Industrial Hemp Harvested In Colorado
Farmers bring in a hemp harvest in Colorado. Full Story

Market to Market (October 18, 2013)

posted on October 18, 2013 at 6:39 PM

Market to Market (October 18, 2013)
Full Program: An 11th hour deal ends the shutdown and keeps the U.S. from defaulting on the debt. Despite controversy surrounding GMOs, three biotech pioneers win the World Food Prize. Market analysis with Darin Newsom. Full Story

US Appeals Court Hears Arguments in ND Hemp Case

posted on November 14, 2008 at 8:11 PM

ST PAUL, Minn (AP) -- An attorney for two North Dakota farmers argued they should be able to grow industrial hemp under state regulations without fear of federal criminal prosecution. Full Story

High Fashion With Hemp Fabric

posted on May 10, 2002 at 8:05 PM

It's hemp … and its "high" fashion. Full Story

Felonious Food

posted on October 12, 2001 at 8:10 PM

The Drug Enforcement Administration has published new rules regulating food products that contain industrial hemp. Full Story

Driving Hemp

posted on May 25, 2001 at 8:05 PM

Traffic-ing Hemp… Cannabis and cars may be made for each other. Full Story

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