Lawmakers are one vote away from authorizing hemp cultivation through a pilot program.
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Age-old crop could help expand economic diversity in Appalachia
Editor’s note: This article was originally published in Appalachian Voices
By Michael M. Barrick
As the result of a new law that takes effect on July 1, Virginia farmers will soon be able to grow hemp for industrial purposes — albeit with restrictions. 1,255 more words
HARRISBURG – Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon) introduced legislation that would create an agricultural pilot program in Pennsylvania for industrial hemp research. Today, that legislation unanimously passed the Pennsylvania House. 263 more words
As a marketing executive, it is always interesting to see the numerous methods that companies take to sell products. It doesn’t matter what type of product – but especially for food and what you put in and on your body – making claims or not making pertinent information available, is always a sign for concern. 204 more words