Iowa House Agriculture Panel hears advocates of industrial hemp production

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Source: Iowa Business Tips DES MOINES – Iowa Republicans report that on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, the Iowa House Agriculture Committee had a presentation about the economic potential for industrial hemp production for fiber, energy and food purposes. Indus- trial hemp is a hemp plant that does not contain measurable amounts of the chemical intoxicant found in illegal marijuana. Prior …

Hemp Road Trip

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Calling all Iowa Hemp Supporters!!! In conjunction with the Heartland Hemp Company here in Iowa and national organizations like the National Hemp Association and the Hemp Road Trip, we are proud to announce our upcoming Caucus events schedule! Friday, January 29, 2016 5:30 PM – 7 PM The Hemp Road Trip will be stopping off at Dehner Distillery located at …

Iowa Hemp Association Fields of Opportunity Educational Hemp Tour!

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We are at it again! The IHA – Iowa Hemp Association has scheduled a brief tour between Fort Dodge and Emmetsburg! As some may be aware, the counties surrounding these cities were major hemp cultivation centers during the “Hemp for Victory” campaign in the 1940s and, previously, throughout the 19th and early 20th centuries. Today, Emmetsburg is the center of …

Industrial Hemp CBD VS Medical Marijuana CBD: The definitive buyers guide to cannabidiol

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Source: Discover CBD We have all seen the recent news articles showcasing CBD oil and many of us would like to get involved… but where do you start? In the event you didn’t already know, there are two sources for CBD oil and other CBD/Cannabidiol products: 1.) Hemp CBD products made from industrial hemp and 2.) Medical marijuana CBD products …

A PILOT SPECIAL REPORT: Is legal hemp Iowa’s next ‘Field of Dreams?’

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Source: Storm Lake Pilot Tribune An Iowa hemp activist is bringing his campaign for legalized hemp farming to Storm Lake next month. “I don’t want to do it by smoking a joint on the steps of the State Capital,” said Boris Shcharansky, proprietor of Heartland Hemp and spokesperson for the fledgling Iowa Hemp Association based in Urbandale. Shcharansky calls his …