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Industrial Hemp – On the Road to National Legalization

Positive Future #325 (Feature photo – Hemp – CCA 2.0 Generic By kat_geb – Flickr: 40, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=16242533) Hemp Magazine reports that the likelihood is high that the current 2018 Farm Bill – which includes national legalization of industrial hemp – will pass before year-end. Key leaders in the Senate and House Agriculture Committees say they are happy with how the Farm Bill is moving along. You can read the full story here: https://thehempmag.com/2018/12/federal-hemp-legalization-expected-to-pass-by-end-of-year/ Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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California Governor Signs Landmark Hemp Legislation

Touch the Soil News #1137 (Feature photo – California Governor Jerry Brown – public domain) California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB 1409 on Sunday September 30, 2018. Going into effect on January 1, 2019, the law brings California’s hemp laws up to date by adding pilot program status to California Department of Food and Agriculture’s registration program. This now makes 40 states that have moved hemp production forward by adopting a pilot program to sanction hemp farming. You can read the full story here: https://www.votehemp.com/press_releases/governor-brown-signs-landmark-hemp-legislation-sb-1409/ Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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