Archive for February, 2013

February 23rd, 2013 - 10:09 AM § in Ag Hemp, Farmers

Hemp Acres on the Rise in Canada

Feb 22, 2013 1:41 PM By: Phil Franz-Warkentin COMMODITY NEWS SERVICE CANADA Alberta, Crops, Markets Rising demand and good returns will see more acres devoted to industrial hemp production in Western Canada this spring, according to industry participants. Canadian hemp plantings have risen steadily [...]

February 2nd, 2013 - 2:56 PM § in Ag Hemp

Big Game Changer!

Senator Mitch McConnell has very publicly separated the definition of industrial hemp from that of marijuana and has announced that the cultivation of hemp does not place a burden on law enforcement nor does it interfere with law enforcement’s ability to enforce marijuana laws.   Hmm…wo[...]