News

What Exactly is Hemp?

The 2018 Farm Bill declassified hemp and hemp seeds from the statutory definition of marijuana and the DEA schedule of Controlled Substances. Both marijuana

Welcome to OrgHarvest!

The group at OrgHarvest is incredibly proud and excited to be launching our new company.  For the past several months, everyone who comprises our

The Latest Hemp Industry News

RSS Hemp Industry Daily
  • Canadian MJ firm settles hemp joint venture in time for 2020 production
    A Canadian MJ company planning to start hemp production, Pac Roots Cannabis Corp., has settled a joint venture in British Columbia in time to grow and sell hemp products in 2020. Canadian MJ firm settles hemp joint venture in time for 2020 production is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news […]
  • Canadian cannabis firm acquires CBD-producing Mass. company
    Vancouver, British Columbia-based Future Farm Technologies says it has finished its consolidation with High Purity Natural Products, a Southbridge, Massachusetts, company that makes white-label CBD and hand sanitizer. Canadian cannabis firm acquires CBD-producing Mass. company is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
  • ‘COVID-19 changed everything’: Q&A on Mexico hemp with Luis Armendariz
    Mexico’s path toward legalizing hemp and marijuana has been a bumpy one spanning three years now, starting with a law authorizing the medicinal use of cannabis under 1% THC content. Since then, the federal agency responsible for issuing guidance for using medical marijuana published its rules on Oct. 30, 2018 – but revoked them five […]
  • Hemp transportation case ends in plea deal on related charges
    Hemp transportation case in South Dakota ends in plea deal on related charges. Hemp transportation case ends in plea deal on related charges is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
  • Overheard at HIDC: 10 reasons hemp entrepreneurs can still be optimistic about the industry
    Hemp isn’t a bust, despite the industry’s growing pains and all the headlines in the mainstream media that suggest otherwise. That’s the message Kristen Nichols, the editor of Hemp Industry Daily, had for entrepreneurs at the Hemp Industry Daily Conference Direct. “Everyone expected this industry to mature very quickly, but we saw a lot of […]
  • Colombian cannabis firm signs deal to bring CBD skincare line to Spain
    Khiron Life Sciences has inked a deal to put its CBD skincare product line on the shelves of hundreds of drug stores across Spain. Colombian cannabis firm signs deal to bring CBD skincare line to Spain is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
  • HIA taps chief, partners with industrial hemp group on marketing checkoff effort
    The Hemp Industries Association has names Jody McGinness as its new executive director and has partnered with the National Industrial Hemp Council to explore the creation of a national hemp marketing checkoff. HIA taps chief, partners with industrial hemp group on marketing checkoff effort is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness […]
  • California hemp farmers trying to stop planting restrictions dealt legal blow
    A county court has ruled against a group of California hemp farmers who wanted to block a local ordinance restricting where the plant can be grown. The Coalition for Agricultural Rights sued San Luis Obispo County after local government officials voted in May to require 2,000-foot setbacks for 400-acre hemp production sites. Cal Coast News […]
  • Denver CBD drinks company sues Nashville business, alleging copyright infringement
    A Denver company that sells a line of CBD sports drinks is suing a Tennessee beverage company for copyright infringement, alleging the Nashville business is selling products with almost identical names as the Denver brand. Denver CBD drinks company sues Nashville business, alleging copyright infringement is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & […]
  • ‘Cash is king’ for expansion opportunities and Covid cushion: Q&A with Charlotte’s Web CEO Deanie Elsner
    Corporate leaders in the CBD industry are increasingly coming from the consumer packaged goods universe, lending their experience and asking the hard questions to whip the nascent hemp industry into shape and navigate the enormous growth that entrepreneurs foresee in the market. Deanie Elsner joined Charlotte’s Web as CEO last year, bringing with her more […]
Scroll to Top