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Vote Hemp 2015 Hemp Calendar Fundraiser

If you haven’t purchased your 2015 Calendar (do people still use paper calendars?), here is an opportunity to support the industrial hemp movement with a hemp paper calendar that celebrates the efforts of Kentucky’s hemp farmers. 26 more words

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New law allows Illinois universities to conduct hemp research

Illinois universities can legally grow industrial hemp now, but it may be a while before seeds are planted.

A new law, effective Jan. 1, allows state institutions with four-year agriculture degrees to research hemp with a license from the Illinois Department of Agriculture. 129 more words

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Hemp Freedom Act Kentucky

In 2013, SB50 became law, which authorized industrial hemp farming and production provided that Federal law authorized the same. As is being introduced in other states, a simple amendment to that legislation to remove such federal approval – will authorize hemp farming and production on a state level! 162 more words

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The fight to legalize industrial hemp

State senators gathered in support of a bi-partisan bill that would legalize the growth of industrial hemp in Pennsylvania.

“It will help domestic farming, it will help our economy and it will help our environment,” said Republican Senator Mike Folmer. 322 more words

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The Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2015

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Ron Wyden, D-Ore., Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., today introduced legislation that would allow American farmers to grow and profit from industrial hemp. 298 more words

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Oregon liberals, Kentucky conservatives bond over hemp

Congressmen, senators work to greenlight hemp growing

By Taylor W. Anderson / The Bulletin / @taylorwanderson

Published Dec 20, 2014 at 12:01AM / Updated Dec 20, 2014 at 07:52AM… 411 more words

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