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Insight from a True Hemp “Big Dog”

Insight from a True Hemp “Big Dog”

On our next Industrial Hemp Grower's Digest podcast you'll have the opportunity to hear Bob Hoban who is a "Big Dog" in the hemp industry.  It's refreshing to know how excited he is about the future of hemp and in particular industrial hemp for grain and fiber.  Bob...

Live from Las Vegas – ESG Conversation

Live from Las Vegas – ESG Conversation

We enjoy the monthly conversations with the cannabis legal team from the Bradley Law Firm to give us legal updates we need to be aware of that impact the hemp industry.  Coming to us live from the MJBiz conference in Las Vegas, we had one half of the dynamic duo -...

Joy says “Blend It”

Joy says “Blend It”

On yesterday's Webinar Wednesday we had the pleasure of hearing from the Queen Mother of Hemp Joy Beckerman.  Joy has been at this hemp game for over 30 years and is a tireless advocate.  She's been on every board and group imaginable and runs a successful consulting...

Hempitecture’s HempWool Insulation is both Cool and Hot

Hempitecture’s HempWool Insulation is both Cool and Hot

Depending how you use the words "cool" or "hot" (other than temperature settings) we suspect one of them will fit the description of Hempitecture's HempWool insulation.  On our Webinar Wednesday last week, Hempitecture's founder and CEO Mattie Mead told us HempWool...

How Much Does It Cost to Ride?

How Much Does It Cost to Ride?

When the Founding Fathers went back to the drawing board and set up the US Constitution, they added 10 Amendments or the Bill of Rights as they have become to be called. The tenth amendment essentially said, “if it’s not in the Constitution as either allowed or...

Congress’ Fact Sheet Has Arrived

Congress’ Fact Sheet Has Arrived

Have you ever had a TV show or a podcast you enjoyed and wanted all your best buds and family to watch/listen?  Maybe you kept telling them how great the show is, and then finally they tune in and they get it why you liked it so much. When the Congressional Research...

When Star Trek Meets a Hemp Plot

When Star Trek Meets a Hemp Plot

When Will Whatley asked if he could do a screen share, we had no idea what a wise decision that would be. Will, one of the founders of Hempliance, led his team as our guests for our Webinar Wednesday this week. Hempliance is a blockchain compliance software system...

Ready for a “Crapshoot”?

Ready for a “Crapshoot”?

“It’s a crapshoot.” Those are the words of NHGC’s agronomist Dr. David Cornett when asked what happens when hemp seed is bought over the internet or through an unknown seed broker. We had the pleasure of Dr. Cornett as our “in-house” guest on this week’s Webinar...

Closing the loop:  When hemp grows up

Closing the loop: When hemp grows up

Let’s state the understatement: the US hemp industry is still immature. But we are a long way off before it has matured – as in past tense. When we see companies consolidating and customers no longer demanding products then we’ll know all is about to settle down for a...

Hemp is legal everywhere in the US – Including your bank

Hemp is legal everywhere in the US – Including your bank

On yesterday’s Webinar Wednesday we had our monthly legal review with the Bradley-Arant Law firm’s cannabis team. Whitt Steineker and Hunter Robinson did their typical good job of walking us through the legal issues of the day for the hemp industry. We focused on...