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In 2019 it became legal to grow hemp in Utah. Many folks debated becoming hemp farmers, and for me it seemed like a super awesome idea. I was mostly right. My farm had a great year, and I was pleased to spend all of my days working outdoors, sweaty and exhausted. I was my ownContinue reading “Hemp Growing – a year of “Firsts””
What’s the difference between Hemp and Marijuana? The federal law states that “Hemp” is a term used to classify varieties of Cannabis that contain 0.3% or less THC content (by dry weight). “Marijuana” are the varieties of Cannabis that contain more than 0.3% THC content (by dry weight). THC is the psychoactive component that providesContinue reading “Hemp vs. Marijuana”
As of the 2018 US Farm Bill, Industrial Hemp is legal to send across state lines to anywhere in the US. The US Postal Service’s “Acceptance Criteria for Cannabidiol (CBD) Oil and Products Containing CBD” document clearly states that industrial hemp was removed from regulation under the Controlled Substances Act and CAN be transported. KnowingContinue reading “It’s LEGAL to send hemp across the US.”
Lots of folks are curious why hemp is beneficial. Hemp was once widely grown for fiber, seeds, oil, and textiles. See this great website on the history of hemp. Today, we grow our hemp for high levels of cannabidiol (CBD). CBD is one of over 100 cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. These are similarContinue reading “Benefits of Hemp”
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