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Despite Bumps, CBD Market Growing Toward Convenience Store Shelves

The potential both practical and profitable for cannabidiol (CBD) has been gaining an increasing amount of national attention. From alleviating intractable seizures to soothing anxiety, CBD’s health benefits have (anecdotally) become well known, which has translated to millions of dollars’ [...]

The Green Organic Dutchman Acquires Leading European CBD Company HemPoland

The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TGOD), a licensed producer of medical cannabis in Canada, is making moves on the organic hemp market. On August 21, 2018, the company announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire HemPoland, [...]

American Farmers: Forget Soy. Check out Hemp’s Price Per Acre and Help the US win the China Trade War

For the first time in decades, the United States finds itself embroiled in an international trade war. So far, billions of dollars worth of tariffs have been slapped on both foreign and domestic goods; and few groups have felt the pain [...]

California Department of Public Health Publishes FAQ Trying to Ban Hemp-Derived CBD Oil. But What’s Really Going on in California’s Emerging CBD Market?

A cloud of uncertainty is looming over California’s hemp industry. Earlier this month, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued a FAQ on Industrial Hemp and Cannabidiol (CBD) in Food Products, declaring that the use of hemp-based CBD oil in food [...]

The U.S. Hemp Industry grows to $820mm in sales in 2017

The total sales for the U.S. Hemp Industry in 2017 were $820mm. $190mm were for Hemp-Derived CBD products, $181mm were for personal care products and $137mm were for hemp food products. Food sales were led by the Snack Food category [...]

Pure Kind and Alfalfa’s Partner With CBD Hemp Extract

Pure Kind Botanicals is private labeling products with Alfalfa’s Market in Boulder, CO. The partnership marks the beginning of a significant market trend by independent, natural and speciality retailers to embrace Hemp CBD products. Ed Lehrburger, CEO of Pure Hemp Technology, [...]

U.S. Hemp Moving Forward with USDA Organic Certifications

On April 20, 2017 at 4:20 pm, a group of 18 farmers and business owners were gathered in a small demonstration kitchen at the back of the Natural Grocers on Colfax Avenue in Denver. Outside the large square-framed windows, revelers scrambled [...]

And so it begins. HIA and Hoban Law File Petition Against DEA

Suit Seeks to Defend Hemp Farmers, U.S. Businesses and Consumers from Illegal Attempt to Schedule Non-Psychoactive Hemp Derivatives as ‘Marihuana Extract’ WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Hemp Industries Association (HIA), Centuria Natural Foods and RMH Holdings filed a Petition for Review on [...]