Archive for the ‘Agricultural Hemp Initiative’ Category

May 27th, 2015 - 7:28 PM § in Ag Hemp, Agricultural Hemp Initiative, Farmers

Exciting Steps Forward

From 2009 to now this website has served as a diary and chronicle of the Colorado process of moving hemp from illegal status to, in 2013, the first U.S. hemp harvest in over 50 years. It is my hope that it will continue to be a tool and resource for those states which are going […][...]

December 11th, 2013 - 1:07 PM § in Ag Hemp, Agricultural Hemp Initiative, Colorado State Legislature, CSU

Mission Accomplished

It was seven years from start to finish: that is from not-a-glimmer-of-hope in 2006 to the first modern-day harvest in the U.S. in 2013. The early years were spent thinking of things to do to get the ball rolling.  Every morning I would ask myself “What can I do today to further the cause?[...]

June 29th, 2009 - 5:05 PM § in Ag Hemp, Agricultural Hemp Initiative, Farmers, Hemp Politics, Industrial Hemp

Announcing Colorado’s Agricultural Hemp Initiative

We are proud to announce Colorado Agricultural Hemp Initiative, an organization actively engaged in educating the public and lawmakers about the economic and environmental benefits of growing agricultural hemp as a legitimate crop for farmers in Colorado and across America. The United States is the [...]