October 11, 2011

BhudevaHemp has been grown everywhere for thousands of years. It is only in the last 75 years that is cultivation has been irrationally outlawed in the United States.​Veto of SB 676…

October 07, 2011

Tucson Weekly"It’s the ultimate in ridiculousness if you ask me,” activist Michelle Graye told Toke of the Town.​Oh, the drama. When hemp activist Michelle Graye set up a small…

September 19, 2011

All photographs courtesy of Diana Sunshine WulfThese hardy fiber strains of cannabis sativa have a proud and storied history reaching back to the Midwestern hemp farmers of…

September 19, 2011

One of the biggest cannabis-oriented music events of the year will hit Oregon in early July.The Hempstead World Music Festival 2011 with Toots & The Maytals, Dubtonic Kru, Nikii…

August 12, 2012

American Medical Marijuana SocietyBills which would legalize the production of industrial hemp and the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes will be considered on Monday and…

August 05, 2012

The Raw StorySenator Wyden and Senator Paul Introduce Bi-partisan Senate Companion Bill to H.R. 1831, The Industrial Hemp Farming ActHistoric Senate Bill Promises Economic…

June 20, 2012

This Is 420800 Grassroots Events and Retail Store Promotions Held Throughout all 50 States Senator Ron Wyden Introduces Historic Industrial Hemp Amendment to Farm Bill Organizers…

June 09, 2012

Bodhi GroupCanadian farmer harvests a bountiful hemp crop. He could be joined by his U.S. neighbors if Sen. Ron Wyden’s amendment to the Farm Bill is successfulVote Hemp Encourages…

June 06, 2012

Hemp History WeekPublic Education Campaign to Bring Back Industrial Hemp Farming will Feature More Than 800 Grassroots Events and Retail Store Promotions Throughout All 50 States…

May 20, 2012

ZazzleResearchers at the University of Jordan believe that used coffee grounds—typically containing about 10 percent oil—could be a source of biodiesel automobile fuel in the…

April 26, 2012

Injustice In SeattleWhite House Drug Czar Gil Kerlikowske claims that hemp products contain THC.Drug Czar Gil Kerlikowske has a response(ish) to a petition sent to the White House…

February 13, 2012

Florida HempfestGainesville Hemp Fest, which was made famous when doobie tossers encouraged civil disobedience in 1993 and 1994, is returning this Saturday.​You’ve got to admire the…

February 13, 2012

CBS NewsMedical marijuana patients are concerned about the DUI provision in legalization initiative I-502, which they say would effectively criminalize most driving by…

February 13, 2012

KC Hempfest​​KC NORML Hosts Annual Hempfest this Saturday, September 17 In Hodge Park Beginning at High Noon The annual KC Hempfest hits Kansas City this Saturday in Hodge Park. The…

February 13, 2012

The Hemp ReportThis hemp farm is located in Suffolk, U.K.​A team of Canadian researchers has sequenced the genome of cannabis sativa, the plant that produces both industrial hemp…

February 13, 2012

Hempstalk 2011​A compelling mix of upbeat music, a cannabis law reform message and a focus on industrial hemp as the answer to many of our practical needs, the seventh annual…

February 13, 2012

Idaho HOPE Fest​​Boise, Idaho’s first hemp festival is coming to Julia Davis Park on September 25. According to organizers, the Idaho HOPE Fest is the first annual event being held…

February 13, 2012

Photo: Digital Journal​​Washington state healthcare regulators have opened an investigation into two medical professionals who were issuing medical marijuana authorizations at…

February 02, 2012

Spotlight on Sustainability​Kentucky farmers could soon once again lead the nation with a crop steeped in tradition: hemp.With the support of Agriculture Commissioner James Comer,...

August 17, 2011

According to the Portland Press Herald, the biggest problem facing medical marijuana businesses comes from “the unsettled legal status of cannabis,” which makes the…

August 16, 2011

 (photo via xtremebarware)   Opponents of medical marijuana will argue that cannabis is not a medicine because “you don’t smoke medicine.” In the defense of marijuana,...

August 02, 2011

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March 15, 2011

This post is part of our Social Community Series. Want to contribute your own post? Send your blog post to [email protected]! Hemp is the best possible natural resource…