The Difference Between Industrial Hemp and Marijuana

 

It is of utmost importance to note that industrial hemp is NOT the same as marijuana. While both fall under the cannabis species of plant, there are a number of notable differences between the [...]

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Hemp Legislation Update: Passage of The SAFE Act of 2019

Hemp, which is differentiated from marijuana by its low content of THC, is one of the most exciting alternative crop opportunities for Florida's farmers and landowners. At the University of [...]

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Florida Ag Commissioner Establishes Hemp Advisory Committee

Florida’s lawmakers and agricultural leaders are underway in establishing a hemp industry . The most recent step taken by Florida’s Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried was the announcement of the [...]

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University of Florida Industrial Hemp Farming Research Underway [VIDEO]

The Institute of Food and Agricultural Services at the University of Florida is now conducting research into transitioning Florida's agricultural sector into the industrial farming of hemp. Hemp [...]

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Florida Industrial Hemp Legislation Update

Florida's legislature has taken a significant step towards building an industrial hemp industry here in our state. In a refreshing bipartisan effort, Florida lawmakers almost unanimously approved [...]

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