Category: Lifestyle

Hemp group sues Kentucky agriculture, police leaders over delta-8 THC ban, raids

The Kentucky Hemp Association claims that state police are illegally raiding legal hemp retail stores as they look for delta-8 THC products and is asking a state judge to put a stop...

Meet California’s Department of Cannabis Control

The Department of Cannabis Control is the newest government agency to hit the streets in California. Governor Gavin Newsom signed a law recently in the hopes to simplify and consolidate the rules...

USDA planning wide-scale hemp production survey

Federal agriculture officials are once again asking the White House for permission to send a survey to 20,000 farmers in an effort to gather hemp production data. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is...

New Colorado law sets up pollen-drift review to minimize hemp, marijuana conflicts

Colorado has a new plan to address cross-pollination concerns among outdoor hemp and marijuana growers. A new law to help outdoor marijuana cultivators includes provisions to talk about reducing cross-pollination among outdoor marijuana...

Hemp Industry Daily launches survey on women and minorities in industry

As the hemp and marijuana industries evolve and expand in the U.S., more focus has been placed on social equity and diversity. But to understand where the industry is going, it’s important to...

Joe Cunningham is running for SC governor and promises to legalize marijuana

In 2022 the governor seat in South Carolina will be up for grabs. Incumbent Republican Governor Henry McMaster is looking to be re-elected to continue serving the state. Joe Cunningham, a former...

New West Genetics first hemp participant in Wells Fargo clean-tech incubator

A hemp genomics company in Fort Collins, Colorado, is getting money for research and development at a facility run by the U.S. Department of Energy. New West Genetics is the first hemp company...

Michigan governor signs legislation to regulate delta-8 THC products

Skyscrapers at Detroit United state of America. After a rash of states banned hemp-derived delta-8 THC when the unregulated products took regulators by surprise, Michigan is the first to pass legislation that will...