grilled Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on the topic at a Senate Appropriations hearing last week. Fix on the way: USDA on Thursday outlined an “alternative way for the safe importation of hemp ...
If the bill is signed into law, the state will then have to submit a plan to the U.S. Department of Agriculture and apply for primary regulatory authority over the production of hemp. The plan must ...
Michigan farmers may be able to plant hemp this year State officials may be able to authorize a pilot program for farmers. While regulations from U.S. Department of Agriculture for industrial hemp are ...
It remained so until the 2014 U.S. Farm Bill sanctioned hemp production for research by Departments of Agriculture or higher education institutions, in states where the law approved. The 2018 Farm ...
Washington, D.C.–Responding to requests from U.S. producers and hemp seed exporters, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), which regulates importation of all seeds for planting to ensure safe ...
The U.S. government is implementing a national program to start in 2020. But the state already has the authority to grow industrial hemp for research ... Department of Agriculture and Rural ...
Hemp seems to have captured the interest of farmers looking ... “If we can consummate a deal with China it will be extremely good for U.S. agriculture as well as the U.S. economy.” Perdue said talks ...
The bill signed by Stitt Thursday authorizes the state Department of Agriculture to develop and ... that federal legalization could triple the U.S. hemp market to $2.5 billion by 2022.
However, there are several caveats and lingering uncertainties for companies that are moving quickly in the hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) market. Because the new law builds on the success of the U.S. ...
This has been a widely contested ban since its creation but information around the ban and hemp itself aren’t exactly common knowledge. The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 was passed into law on ...
First, a rush into hemp by mainstream breeders isn’t likely to happen until the U.S. Department of Agriculture implements the new Farm Bill provisions for next year’s growing season. That’s one more ...
Michigan is launching a pilot program to aid farmers and processors interested in growing industrial hemp during the 2019 planting season. The U.S. government is implementing ... with the Michigan ...