Hemp Farming Bill Introduced in Congress

One of several federal bills regarding cannabis sativa is the bill that would allow for industrial hemp production. Hemp is a variety of cannabis that doesn’t contain much of THC (the stuff that gets you high). As the only “developed” nation that doesn’t allow industrialized hemp as a crop, the country is missing out on […]

The Momentum Behind Marijuana and Hemp Has Never Been Greater

Times are changing. Even those who do not really pay attention to the marijuana law reform movement or what is happening in the world of cannabis can see it. With the historic victories in Colorado and Washington last November and the fanfare surrounding the introduction of legalization and taxation bills on Capitol Hill, marijuana is […]

Hemp, “Ditch Weed” Just as Illegal as Pot, Without the High

If you grew up in the Midwest or anywhere somewhat rural, there’s a good chance that you’ve ran across a hemp plant. If you were young, you may have even thought of drying it out and smoking it. But if you were brave enough to cut the weed and do just that, it wouldn’t have had […]