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Flourishing hemp industry in the U.S. is attracting greenhouse producers

Flourishing hemp industry in the U.S. is attracting greenhouse producers

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 29, 2019

Figures released in Vote Hemp’s annual crop report indicate colossal growth in the U.S. hemp industry, what with the most recent report published by the pro-cannabis organization confirming that 80,000 acres of the non-psychoactive plant were grown in various U.S. states last year.  This figure is...

Hemp production increases, acreage doubles in 2017

Hemp production increases, acreage doubles in 2017

Sara Tiradossi

December 15, 2017

Despite federal prohibition, hemp continues to rise, with a production of 23,343 acres in 2017. The 2017 Hemp Crop Report, which records state-by-state progress of hemp legislation passed in 2017, as well as acreage totals, showed acreage more than doubled from 2016, and state licenses were issued...

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