Gov. Abbott signs bill allowing Texas farmers to grow hemp

AUSTIN (Nexstar) — Industrial hemp will now be a market Texas farmers can explore in the state. Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill legalizing the cultivation and processing of industrial hemp in Texas this week. Federal changes through the 2018 Farm Bill removed hemp from the list of Schedule I substances, paving the way for […]

Alabama Approves 180 Applications To Grow Hemp In the State

Alabama’s  Department of Agriculture and Industries recently approved 180 applications to grow hemp in Alabama. On Thursday the ADAI released information on those applicants. They include 152 growers 59 processors 5 universities All are  licensed to legally grow, cultivate, process, and research industrial hemp in 2019. “We have had a significant interest in the Alabama Industrial Hemp […]