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Where Is Industrial Hemp Legal?

46 countries allow the cultivation of industrial hemp for research and other use. However, only a handful have gone the extra mile to legalize industrial hemp.  In countries where industrial hemp has been legalized for…

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What Is Industrial Hemp CBD?

Industrial hemp CBD may sound like an oxymoron of sorts to some people. Here’s why: When some people think of industrial hemp what comes to mind is fiber, fuel, paper, cosmetics, and construction. On the…

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What Is Industrial Hemp Used For?

Industrial hemp has several uses that have been exploited from thousands of years back. The hemp plant has formed part of the livelihoods of communities providing the numerous benefits that are discussed below. Unfortunately, due…

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How Is Industrial Hemp Processed?

Industrial hemp processing starts from the point of harvesting and is completed when the finished goods are ready for sale or consumption. This process may take weeks and therefore requires patience. If industrial hemp is…

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How Much Does Industrial Hemp Seed Cost?

Industrial hemp seeds in the US cost $4.57 per pound; this is according to Hemp Benchmarks results of January 2020. The demand for industrial hemp seeds is high and the price may increase in 2020….

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Is Industrial Hemp Genetically Modified?

Industrial hemp can be genetically modified just like other crops. Genetic modification involves selective breeding of industrial hemp cultivars to promote positive characteristics and eliminate negative characteristics. This is usually beneficial for large scale farmers…

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Is Industrial Hemp Crop Toxic To Wildlife?

Industrial hemp crop is not toxic to wildlife as some people might believe. Wildlife can benefit immensely from feeding on industrial hemp that is rich in fiber and other beneficial elements.  The 2018 US Farm…

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