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Europe, Events, Investment, News
EIHA award nominees reflect hemp’s wide range of applications
Six nominees stand to earn the “Hemp Product of the Year 2020” award in this year’s European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) innovation competition, a part…
Hemp Production News
Exactus Launches Hemp Seed Buyback Program
Exactus, Inc., supplier of hemp-derived ingredients (CBD) and feminized hemp genetics, has launched its Exactus Hemp Buyback Program in support of farmers who purchase seeds from the company. Exactus introduced...
Ask Our Experts,Cannabis Insights
Ask Our Experts: Hemp and the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Q:Does hemp qualify for relief under the USDA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program? A: Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, there has [...]
Cannabis Insights,Hemp Business Journal
Explaining the Recent Uproar About Aurora
By William Sumner, Hemp Content Manager, New Frontier Data Is Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) exiting the hemp industry? Some speculators seemed to [...]
CBD, Companies, News
Funny money, hemp’s first $billion product, and GW’s Big Pharma model
The Richard Rose Report: Episode 1: May 26, 2020 – The CBD Market: What’s ahead for the sector and a look at 4 key players:…
Hemp Production News
Hemp, Inc. Surpasses $1 Million in Sales From Hemp Flower
Sales to date from Hemp, Inc.'s premium hemp flower, Pre-98 OG Bubba Kush, have surpassed their $1,000,000 groundbreaking milestone. The company has reached $1,035,817.04. That total was reached over the...
Cannabis Insights,Europe Cannabit
Understanding Consumer Archetypes Amid Europe’s Growing CBD Market
By Noah Tomares, Research Analyst, New Frontier Data Last week, New Frontier Data conducted the second in an ongoing series of webinars focused [...]
By Hemp Industry Daily staff
Canadian marijuana operator unwinds global hemp investments, then jumps in US hemp
A troubled marijuana company that has been unwinding investments in hemp in Canada and Europe changed course Thursday and bought a U.S. company making hemp-derived CBD in a $40 million stock deal.
Hemp Production News
HempNova Acquires Seven Oaks Hemp Center In Southern Oregon
HempNova Lifetech Corporation has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary HNL2 Holdings LLC, acquired all assets of the Seven Oaks Hemp Center (7Oaks), located at 5130 Seven Oaks Road, Central Point, Oregon,...
Building, Companies, Europe, News
HempFlax buys German insulation maker, launches new division
Holland-based HempFlax has purchased Thermo-Natur, a German company that makes insulation from natural fibers, and has launched a building supplies division, the company announced this…
Hemp Production News
iHEMPx, High Grade Hemp Seed Partner With Warren Wilson College For Hemp Research
iHEMPx (International Hemp Exchange) and High Grade Hemp Seed, global leaders in the production and sales of premium hemp genetics, are partnering with Warren Wilson College in North Carolina to...
Hemp Production News
Charlotte’s Web Earns U.S. Patent For Improved Hemp Variety
Charlotte's Web, a producer and distributor of hemp-derived CBD wellness products, has earned U.S. utility patent U.S. 10,653,085, its second U.S. patent for hemp genetics. This patent is for 'CW1AS1',...
By Hemp Industry Daily staff
Insurance crucial for hemp, CBD businesses to mitigate risk in uncertain times
Hemp and CBD companies, like other agricultural commodities and consumer product goods industries, are liable for the products they put on store shelves and in consumers’ hands. That’s why it’s important for farmers and businesses to secure insurance and other provisions as risk mitigation.
Hemp Production News
Columbia Basin Hemp Debuts CBD Isolate Line
Columbia Basin Hemp has begun producing highly pure and premium 99%+ cannabidiol (CBD) isolate at its processing and extraction facility in central Washington near its farm(s). Columbia Basin Hemp is...
Hemp Production News
Study: CBD Hemp Could Earn Connecticut Farmers Up To $12,000 Per Acre
CBD hemp, a new crop in Connecticut, could earn farmers between $5,000 and nearly $12,000 per acre, according to a report (PDF) from UConn’s Zwick Center for Food and Resource...
Latin America, News, Processing, Sustainability
View from Bogotá: ‘The hemp opportunity goes way beyond CBD’
INTERVIEW: Manuel Baselga is a public affairs executive and social entrepreneur with 15+ years’ operational experience in over 25 emerging countries, mainly across Latin America…
By Kristen Nichols
Editor’s Notebook: In uncertain times, the hemp plant has lessons for entrepreneurs
In uncertain times, the hemp plant has lessons for entrepreneurs
By Laura Drotleff
Chart: Hemp flower production costs not sustainable, but hempseed outlook attractive, analyst says
Hemp production in 2019 wasn’t as simple or as profitable as many growers anticipated, as production costs far outpaced profits in most cases.
Japanese Company Reportedly Creates Orange Peel-Derived CBD
Japan-based Hiro International has produced CBD oil from orange peels, unveiling the product at the Cosme Tokyo cosmetics trade show,…
Cannabis Insights,Cannabit
U.S. CBD Consumer Archetypes
In a recent survey, New Frontier Data finds that nearly 1 in 5 (18%) of Americans have tried CBD, and nearly 9 in 10 (86%) are familiar with the [...]
Aurora to Acquire U.S. Hemp Company with 2nd-Largest CBD Market Share
Aurora Cannabis is making its way into the U.S. market after agreeing to acquire Reliva in a $40 million all-stock…
Farming, News, Technology, USA
U.S. firm rolls out multi-crop harvester compatible with Deere combines
Nebraska, USA-based farmers and equipment developers FarmMax have debuted the Interceptor, multi-cropping hemp harvesting technology for flowers, seed and stalks. Designed to attach to the…
Hemp Production News
Hemp Added To BioSafe’s BioCeres WP Label
BioSafe Systems announces EPA-registered label addition for BioCeres WP for control of white flies, aphids, thrips and plant bugs on hemp, coffee, mushroom, sugar cane and tobacco.* BioCeres WP is...
By Monica Raymunt
EU hemp industry awaits court ruling on French CBD ban
The case being scrutinized by the Luxembourg-based CJEU touches on a key principle of the European Union’s project: the sanctity of intra-EU trade and the free movement of goods between member states.
Judge Approves $77M GenCanna Bankruptcy Sale
A U.S. bankruptcy judge has approved an order allowing Kentucky hemp processing company GenCanna Global USA Inc. to sell off…

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