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Discussion with the Virginia Govenors office

Virginia lawmakers are making some solid progress, especially in the governors office. Our contact in the governors office has supplied us with new details and updates with industrial hemp in Virginia. Over the last month, there have been multiple meetings between the Virginia governors office, Virginia Farm Bureau, Virginia Tech, Virginia State College and others to … Continue Reading ››

Amendment to prohibit the use of DEA funds to interfiere with Industrial Hemp passes

One more big step for industrial hemp farming! Rep. Massie of Kentucky successfully pushed a house amendment with the following language: "An amendment to prohibit the use of funds in contravention of section 7606 ("Legitimacy of Industrial Hemp Research") of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (Public Law No. 113-79) by the Department of Justice or … Continue Reading ››