hemp

Vermont to initiate hemp testing pilot program

The experiment has been described as a route toward greater legitimacy for the industry.

Medical marijuana, hemp businesses expand in Vermont

In anticipation of legalization, 22 new companies have formed.

UVM Crowdfunding Campaign Seeks Donations For Hemp Research

News Release — UVM Extension May 3, 2016 Contact: Heather Darby (802) 524-6501, ext. 437 or (800) 639-2130 (Vermont calls only) E-mail: [email protected] Burlington–University of Vermont (UVM) Extension’s Northwest Crops and Soils Team has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for industrial hemp research to benefit farmers in Vermont and the region. The goal […]

Dispensaries OK’d to grow hemp

After the initial revisions to the rules sparked dissent from agricultural hemp growers, lawmakers gave the stamp of approval.

Hemp growers concerned about new dispensary rules

Even though the state has moved to separate hemp to be grown at its four medical marijuana dispensaries from that grown by farmers, growers worry about public safety jurisdiction.

Slow growing: Hemp cultivation stymied by federal rules

Despite federal laws against it, some Vermont farmers are beginning to grow industrial cannabis with the intent of cashing in on the many uses of hemp.