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Firms looking to invest big money in Colorado’s hemp industry

In its 2018 farm bill, Congress reclassified the hemp plant from a controlled substance to a crop like any other — leading to a large spike in investor opportunities.

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Legislators, hemp advocates say farm bill is a boon for Colorado’s growing industry

State legislators and advocates of Colorado’s hemp industry say a provision in the new farm bill that legalizes hemp will be a boon for the state’s already thriving hemp industry.

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Hemp taking off as viable product, and Colorado entrepreneurs are at the forefront of industry

Like with marijuana, Colorado entrepreneurs have been at the forefront of building up hemp as a viable undertaking.

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Hemp taking off as viable product, and Colorado entrepreneurs are at the forefront of industry

Like with marijuana, Colorado entrepreneurs have been at the forefront of building up hemp as a viable undertaking.

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Former CU Regent Bob Sievers studying medicinal uses for hemp

Where alfalfa once grew on a plot in unincorporated Boulder County, fledgling hemp plants are pushing skyward.

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Santa Rosa Hydroponics sold to Colorado retail chain GrowGeneration

During the Gold Rush, it was the merchants selling sifting pans who struck it rich and not the legions of 19th century fortune seekers looking for wealth in California’s rivers.

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What’s that smell? California flower town’s shift to pot creates stink

This picturesque coastal town cradled by mountains and sandy shores is a scene out of a Southern California postcard. Residents of Carpinteria say they feel lucky to live in what they consider a slice of paradise.

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Hemp Farming Act of 2018 introduced by Sen. Mitch McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s Hemp Farming Act of 2018 aims to establish hemp as an agricultural commodity, protect state regimes, add crop insurance, and bolster research. And right off the bat, the bill quashes questions about whether those hemp-derived CBD-rich extracts are indeed legal:

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Op-ed: America’s past holds clues for solving current issues with marijuana industry

Lessons from a troubled history of marijuana prohibition can make for a more sustainable and more inclusive cannabis industry today.

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Hemp power-players lobby Congress to shift mind-set, legalize crop

The U.S. Hemp Roundtable, an alliance of national trade groups and businesses, seeks to hammer home message that industrial hemp should be an agricultural commodity, not a controlled substance.

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