2022 Elections: Youth Vote, Congressional Wins Promise to Advance Hemp, Cannabis Business
By Steven Hoffman
“Three issues in this election cycle were important to younger voters: student loans, abortion … and marijuana.” — Jonathan Miller, U.S. Hemp Roundtable
The November 2022 elections held some promising results for the advancement of the hemp and marijuana markets, according to Jonathan Miller, General Counsel of the U.S. Hemp Roundtable, the industry’s leading advocacy and lobbying group, based in Washington, DC.
Dama Distributing Uses Bioplastics to Create Containers for Cannabis Industry
By Elizabeth Lunt
For nearly three years after he became curious about non-petroleum plastics, Cole Gibbs was engrossed with R&D.
“It was just: ‘Can we do this? Does this exist in the market? How can we implement compliant solutions that are child-resistant for the industry?’” he said of his search for a material to make containers for the burgeoning cannabis industry.
Gibbs’ intensity paid off, and in 2018 Dama Distributing was born.
Hemp News Spotlight
Hemp Pilot Project Part of USDA Grant to Remediate Soil
By Cannabis Business Times
Misleading Study? Cows Fed Cannabinoid-Rich Hemp Leaves and Flowers Expressed Residues in Milk, Yet Cows Fed Whole Hemp Plants Exhibited Few Noticeable Changes from Cows Fed a Normal, Corn-Fed Diet
Perspectives on the Evolution of Hemp Processing Throughout Human History
By Lancaster Farming
Can Cannabis Replace Opioids?
By Big Think
Mary Jane Oatman Calls for Tribal Unification on Hemp & Cannabis
By Josh Schneider’s Hemp Rising (Apple Podcasts)
Dallas Morning News Names Indie Retail Chain CBD Kratom Among 100 Top Places to Work
By Dallas Morning News
Irish Entrepreneur on His Ambition to Make the ‘Kerrygold of CBD‘
Colorado Governor Jared Polis Talks Hemp on Compass Coffee Talk, webinar presented by Compass Natural, Nov. 16, 2022
Cannabis Community Event and Fundraiser, Jan. 29, 2023, at Topgolf Denver, in Centennial, Colo., hosted by the Realm of Caring Foundation. All proceeds go directly to help fund programs and to continue to provide free guidance for anyone looking to use cannabis and hemp.
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Help Rebuild Ukraine With Hemp
Sergiy Kovalenkov, aka Doctor Hemphouse, one of the world’s renowned specialists in building with hemp, is appealing to the hemp industry for help in rebuilding war-torn Ukraine, including building Ukraine’s biggest social housing project to date — a 10,000-square-foot residential building to house refugees and orphans who lost their parents to the war. In particular, the project is seeking builders, sponsors, automated block-making machinery and a hempcrete spraying system. Visit https://www.facebook.com/hempireua/ or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Trace Femcare Gauges Investment Interest in Hemp and Cotton Tampon
Trace Femcare Inc. is proud to announce that it is gauging interest in its community fund-raising round on the investment platform Wefunder. Trace decided to start the campaign to accelerate the company’s growth and to share the upside of its success with family, friends and fans. Learn about Trace and the terms of the offering, and reserve a spot to be an investor here.
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