Archive for the ‘Hemp Politics’ Category

May 8th, 2013 - 3:56 AM § in Farmers, Hemp Politics

Colorado Hemp Bill Passes

May 6th, 2013 – Colorado SB13-241 made it over the last legislative hurdle, the House of Representatives, with unanimous approval. From the Senate floor, through four committees and the House floor, there was only one NO vote. Senator Lundberg (R) voted against it, not because he opposes hemp cult[...]

April 11th, 2013 - 5:14 PM § in Ag Hemp, Colorado State Legislature, CSU, Farmers, Hemp Politics

SB13-241 Heard in Ag Committee 4/10/13

Having already been introduced on the Senate floor, Colorado SB13-241 was heard by the Senate Agricultural Committee on April 10, 2013, and passed with enthusiastic unanimity. Testimonials were intelligent, articulate, and persuasive.  President of the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union, Kent Peppler, De[...]

December 27th, 2010 - 7:13 PM § in Ag Hemp, Farmers, Hemp Fashion, Hemp History, Hemp Politics, Industrial Hemp

3 Videos — Hemp Fashion, Markets, & Politics

Check latest videos for entertaining, enlightening perspectives. From the fashion runway… hemp marketplace… and armchair conspiracy theorist.[...]

February 24th, 2010 - 10:10 AM § in Ag Hemp, Hemp Politics

Congressman Ron Paul’s Statement to U.S. House

Statement of Congressman Ron Paul United States House of Representatives Statement Introducing HR 1866, Industrial Hemp Farming Act April 2, 2009 Madam Speaker, I rise to introduce the Industrial Hemp Farming Act. The Industrial Hemp Farming Act requires the federal government to respect state laws [...]

February 24th, 2010 - 5:51 AM § in Ag Hemp, Colorado State Legislature, Hemp Politics

Why Is Legislation Necessary in Colorado?

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF A RESOLUTION OR BILL To join together with other states to encourage Congress to allow reintroduction of industrial hemp in the U.S. so that its benefits may be enjoyed by both agriculture and industry. To establish a registration process for farmers desiring to cultivate industr[...]