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Hemp Industries Association Files Petition Against DEA

The Hemp Industries Association (HIA), the leading non-profit trade association consisting of hundreds of hemp businesses, filed a Petition for Review on January 13, 2017, in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, seeking to block the implementation of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) recently announced Final Rule regarding “Marihuana Extract.” […]

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South Australia To Explore Hemp Reform

Hemp reform is sweeping the United States. The State of Kentucky expects to almost triple production this year, and many states have seen bills introduced in recent years to get hemp programs off the ground. But there are also international efforts underway. South Australia is the latest. South Australia’s Manufacturing […]

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New Mexico Hopeful For Hemp In 2017

According to the National Conference of State Legislators, at least 30 states passed legislation related to industrial hemp. In New Mexico, state lawmakers learned in early December that the projected state budget will be $69 million short in the current fiscal year and revenue projections are down for the next […]