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THE FUTURE OF FIBRE | The definitive map of hemp’s full potential

Hemp Manifesto 1. EU Member States should allocate part of direct subsidies for the develop- ment of hemp production.2. The contribution to the environment of the hemp plant should be recognized and the use of hemp for carbon farming encouraged. 3. Member States should not apply drug control laws to hemp and its deriva- tives as long as THC limits

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | high vibe, plant based ingredients for youthful skin

By Shadi Ramey | Published 15th June 2020 THERE IS A DARK SIDE TO MAKEUP “A majority of makeup has a history of harming animals, while mineral makeup is friable, which has affects on our planet andbodies“ Her products are 100% chef created, plant based, organic, gluten, GMO, and cruelty free. All formulations can be made vegan, however she does

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | CBD – EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO START TO KNOW!

10/11/18 Last updated 18th May 2020 Individuals take or apply cannabidiol (CBD) to treat an assortment of ailments, however, there does seem to be a stigma attached to it! Many people are unclear about what it is and how it influences the human body. Cannabidiol (CBD) has many medical advantages, and the public may not know of them. Items containing

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Medical Mondays with PROJECT CBD

WHAT IS CBD? INTRO TO CBD Cannabidiol (CBD) is a naturally occurring compound found in the resinous flower of cannabis, a plant with a rich history as a medicine going back thousands of years. Today the therapeutic properties of CBD are being tested and confirmed by scientists and doctors around the world. A safe, non-addictive substance, CBD is one of more than a hundred “phytocannabinoids,” which are unique to cannabis and

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UK Industrial Hemp| Two Farmers Outlooks and Knowledge + Home Office Requirements

WHY YOU SHOULD BE USING HEMP? | Nick Voase. Since 2002 Industrial hemp has many environmental benefits – some are directly due the use of the various parts of the plant by industry or pet owners, others are due to the reduction in use of oil-derived products and some as a consequence of growing hemp. Hemp requires no pesticides in

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | REGISTERING MEDICINAL PRODUCTS IN THE EU: 15th October 2019

ICCI Webinar: How to Register Medicinal Products in the EU with Dr. Martin Votava The International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute is proud to present its third online webinar with Martin Votava, MD, PhD, Prof. Assoc, on the 15th of October, 2019. The title of the webinar is: How to register medicinal products in the EU. After this webinar, participants will: 1) Understand

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GREEN TECH TUESDAY | THE HEMP PLASTIC COMPANY, shaking up the industry!

Their bioplastics offer a game-changing solution to manufacturers who wish to continue producing the same low cost products without harming our planet. ON A MISSION TO SHAKE UP THE PLASTICS INDUSTRY WITH BIODEGRADABLE ALTERNATIVES They are leading the way to a greener future with the development and distribution of premium earth-friendly polymers. The Hemp Plastic Company are invested in resolving

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FARMERS FRIDAY| HEMP BENCHMARKS AUGUST REPORT

Hemp Benchmarks® is an independent Price Reporting Agency (PRA). Their goal is to bring price transparency to wholesale hemp markets in order to allow businesses to operate with confidence and efficiency. They do not have physical or financial exposure to the commodities that we assess, and therefore do not profit from liquidity, volumes or price movement, avoiding the potential for

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Farmers Friday | Hemp Benchmark’s JULY 2019 SPOT PRICE INDEX REPORT

Bringing transparency and efficiency to cultivators, processors, purchasers, investors, traders, and other hemp market participants through validated, standardised wholesale price benchmarks and market intelligence. Hemp Benchmarks ​Spot Price Index Report The hemp market is poised for massive growth with unprecedented interest from farmers, processors and consumers, fuelled in part by the extraordinary demand for CBD-based products. Make Informed Business Decisions With Confidence

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GREEN TECH TUESDAY | PRODUCT EARTH HEMP EXPO 23 – 25 AUGUST

THE LEADING UK SHOWCASE FOR The Hemp, CBD and Cannabis SECTOR RAPIDLY EVOLVING SECTOR OF THE INDUSTRY. WORKING IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE BRITISH HEMP ASSOCIATION, WE WILL BE HIGH-LIGHTING THE COMPLETE BUSINESS ECO-SYSTEM OF THIS AMAZING PLANT, IT’S MANY VARIETIES, DERIVATIVES AND USES. Ideally located just south of Coventry in the Midlands, this year’s event promises to be bigger and

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Wednesday Report @ TheHempClub.co.uk | Cannabidiol and Contributions of Major Hemp Phytocompounds to the “Entourage Effect”

Gerhard Nahler, Trevor M Jones, and Ethan B Russo ABSTRACT “Cannabidiol (CBD) is the primary cannabinoid in “fibre-type” cannabis chemovars (hemp) and the subject of intensive research. In addition to cannabinoids, Cannabis sativa species produce several hundreds of other phytocompounds such as terpenes and phenolic compounds that can produce a wide variety of effects and are claimed to modify the

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ICCI Webinar | CBD and Hemp Regulations in the European Market with Tomas Sadilek

30th May 2019 @ 09:00 UK TIME 10:00 AM EST 11:00 AM EDT 17:00 CEST The International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute is proud to present its second online webinar with Tomas Sadilek, ICCIs Director of Governmental Affairs. The title of the webinar is: CBD & Hemp Regulations in the European Market. The webinar will provide guidance to understand current CBD

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BANK HOLIDAY REPORT @ TheHempClub.co.uk

UK’s 1st Ever Medicinal Cannabis and Cannabinoids Trade Show. Respectable Researchers, scientists, agri-tech, pharma experts, regulators, investors, entrepreneurs & 80 exhibitors will share their knowledge about the flourishing medicinal cannabis industry at Europe CBD Expo. Tickets (NOT AN AFFILIATE) Knowing what you want, and why is always a good start. Hemp offers a potentially lucrative alternative to regular crops. It

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FARMERS FRIDAY | ‘Channel Island Farmers are interested in growing medicinal cannabis’

PLANS are being made to convert greenhouses and other agricultural buildings into medicinal cannabis farms but growers are remaining tight-lipped due to the security and legal issues involved. Earlier this week the JEP revealed that the Island was planning to issue licences to grow the crop with the hope of raising hundreds of millions in revenue from exports and re-invigorating

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The Weekend Round-Up @ The Hemp Club 27/01/19

Thanks to all below | For full articles click the header links. The Case for the Entourage Effect and Conventional Breeding of Clinical Cannabis: No “Strain,” No Gain International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute, Prague, Czechia The topic of Cannabis curries controversy in every sphere of influence, whether politics, pharmacology, applied therapeutics or even botanical taxonomy. Debate as to the speciation

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Green Tech Tuesday| THE BUSINESS OF HEMP DESIGN

Building your dream home could send you to the hemp dealer Hemp is staging a comeback as a building material Hempcrete is a green alternative to fiberglass insulation in homebuilding. SOURCE AND FULL ARTICLE: CNBC.com Bob Woods The cannabis sativa plant isn’t just for smoking. You can build your home with hemp One of the oldest and most sustainable building

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CBD SUNDAY @ The Hemp Club

18 Sweet and Savory CBD Oil Recipes to Help You Chill By: AMANDA SUAZO CBD oil recipes are the easiest way to incorporate CBD oil into your routine. Since it can blend easily into sweet and savory dishes, you can collect all the benefits no matter what food you crave. Since CBD doesn’t contain the psychoactive properties of THC, CBD oil

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The Hemp Club 2018 Special | Recycling For The Future…or has it already arrived?

One of the largest CBD company’s CEO is stealthily backing a hemp plastics startup When President Donald Trump signed the farm bill into law Thursday, hemp production in the U.S. was made legal on a federal level for the first time in nearly a century. The bill’s passage was also a boon for manufacturers of therapeutic products containing the hemp-derived

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FARMERS FRIDAY: REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE COURSE in the UK!

BUILDING FOUNDATIONS, NETWORKS AND PATHWAYS Applications to be made by the 2nd January 2019 to https://www.ifoam.bio/en/regenerative-agriculture-foundation-course Join the regenerative agriculture community and strengthen your own knowledge and understanding! Co-create with a network of peers. Share with and learn from expert trainers in the field of regenerative and organic agriculture development. Gain an understanding of the concepts and complexities of truly

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HEMP FURRSDAY – 7 Benefits of using it as bedding for your horses

Hemp Bedding is made from natural hemp shiv, the woody core of the hemp plant. When separated from the external fibre hemp shiv gives a highly absorbent bedding. Hemp is an ideal replacement for straw, paper or shavings for all pets, horses and poultry. Hemp is suitable for deep litter beds and for use in stables with rubber mats. 🐎 Hemp is: Highly absorbent

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Green Tech Tuesday: Leapfroging Old Technology, A Switch To Innovative Solutions

With the marijuana industry growing each year as more and more states legalize, there are also concerns as how to regulate a product that is infamously secretive and under the radar. Blockchain technology has been trying to offer some answers to a lot of the questions raised, concerning how to legally sell a product that’s been illegal for so long.

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Medicinal Monday: Cleaning Up/ DEM Pure Certificates, our future?

DEM Pure Commitment A DEM Pure Certificate redefines what the Cannabis industry sees as pure, clean medicine. Cannabis has had many generations of being demonized, ostracized and misunderstood. We are now out of prohibition with a wonderful opportunity to create our own standards and expectations on how medicine should be treated, grown and perceived. A Pure certification involves education and

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Project CBD’s Claws and Effect – CBD Furrsdays

All beings with a backbone have an endocannabinoid system. Is cannabis medicine a good option for the health of your dog or cat? Photo by Project CBD Any animal with a backbone (classified as a chordate) has an endocannabinoid system. The Kingdom of Chordata includes amphibians, reptiles, birds, fish, and mammals, including house pets. Many animal-owners treat their beloved pets like

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Medicinal Mondays

Ireland’s Health Minister Simon Harris now says making cannabis widely available in 2019 is a “major priority”. Ireland’s government is once again teasing the prospect of loosening cannabis laws, but critics remain unconvinced the latest statements are anything more than hot air. Simon Harris, health minister, said this week he believes 2019 will be a breakthrough year for medicinal cannabis

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The Hemp Club Monthly Organic UK CBD Review

CannaCBD – High-Quality Innovation for a healthy body and mind We received some samples from Gregory Land at CannaCBD, their products are totally organic, innovative and of the highest quality. I recently gave their Canna CBD Joint Cream to an arthritis suffer that promptly reported reduced pain and inflammation.  A fantastic product and highly recommended by The Hemp Club. Their Canna

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How the International Cannabis and Cannabinoid Institute started: THE ICCI

SOURCE:  THE ICCI With specific reference to Parkinson’s Disease (please read to the end of this blog for the link to the full Review). About: An undeniable global interest in the study of cannabis treatments inspired the creation of the International Cannabis and Cannabinoid Institute (ICCI), the first Center of Excellence in this field located in the heart of Europe

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Medicinal Mondays – Tobacco on the way out?

Could these signs lead to a healthier future?  Tobacco on the way out, Marlboro is moving away from Cigarettes.  Altria takes C$2.4bn stake in Canadian pot group Cronos. The Financial Times wrote that Marlboro cigarette manufacturer Altria has struck a deal to have a stake in Canadian  Cronos to acquire a  C$2.4bn ($1.86bn) shareholding, as a portion of the tobacco

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Farmers Friday – East Fork Cultivars

Would You Specialise in Low THC Chemovars and CBD Dominant Cannabis? At East Fork Cultivars they develop and maintain sustainable farming techniques that are focussed on sun-grown crops to generate genetically varied cannabis focusing on a dedication to the environment and our ecological obligations. Beyond being growers they are cultivators. Their vision is way ahead of simply working with the

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The Hemp Club Wednesday Market Report – Regenerative Cultivars

TOP 8 – THCMarkets Australians to Conduct First Marijuana Clinical Trial for Brain Cancer Two Australians, a naturopath and a neurosurgeon, have teamed up to conduct the first clinical trial in the world aimed at finding out whether cannabis can be used to treat glioblastoma, one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer. ChineseInvestors.com, Inc. (CIIX) Presenting at the

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Farmers Friday – Discover Hemp

DISCOVER THE HEMP PLANT Hemp could just be the light at the end of the tunnel for our ecological issues and can massively lessen our carbon print; giving us, at last, a guarantee to our indeterminate future. The building materials and textiles produced from its strands outweigh the uses of cotton and cotton’s destruction of our planet.  Hemp will also

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THC HEADLINES SATURDAY 10TH NOVEMBER 2018

EUROPE    Professor Michael Barnes Backs Jersey Proposal    Israel’s “Temporary Work Stop” for Tikun Olam   Denmark helps Ireland source Medicinal Cannabis   Canopy Growth is eyeing up Italy, Greece and Spain AMERICA   Chemesis International Inc. agrees on Columbian deal   Uruguay’s 20 pending licenses worth $80M WORLD   WHO Revising Cannabis – NO ADDICTIVE PROPERTIES   SKY

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Hempflax and Sensi Seeds Help Italy

By  Tasha Smith  10.09.2018  –  Culture The REVIRIDE Hemp Project Could Protect Italy’s Industrial Heartland From Pollution / by TASHA SMITH Italy Reviride is an eco-project by the Italian company Hesalis, which decontaminates soil contaminated with industrial hemp and invites people to a healthier life. The goal is to turn Italy green again and stop rising cancer rates. In the footsteps

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The UK needs to create a new economic identity for itself after brexit. We’re already the world’s no. 1 producer of medical marijuana. Why not fully embrace hemp as well?

UK Hemp: An Ancient Trade With a Bright Future BY JAMIE GEORGE Once a cornerstone of the British empire, the UK hemp trade has suffered through decades of vilification. With brexit looming, is it time we brought it in from the cold? Hemp has a reputation of something of a miracle crop. It’s legendary versatility has been exploited by humans for millennia

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Francis Ford Coppola is Starting a Lifestyle Cannabis Brand

The legendary, multi-award winning director, producer, screenwriter, and composer Francis Ford Coppola is starting a lifestyle cannabis brand. Already an accomplished vintner, Coppola is using brand awareness from his wines to introduce his “Grower’s Series,” a limited edition, collectible set of three cannabis strains hand-curated by Coppola himself. Partnering with local Humboldt county growers, Coppola’s “Grower’s Series” represents the latest

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A True CBD Business, Success Story

I quote: “According to HelloMD and the Brightfield Group, 71% of users reported that their cannabinoid product was as effective or more effective than their prescription medication, while 82% said their cannabinoid product worked as well as or better than OTC medication.”  Paul Fiore & Colin Maclean (click attached link for their business success) http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/9rb5ia/i_am_an_executive_producer_of_freakonomics_my/

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Cannabis in Latin America: The Green Revolution is Here

Latin American countries have been experimenting with different legislative and administrative approaches to recreational and medical cannabis, as a new report details. The LATAM Cannabis Report, recently published by Prohibition Partners, sheds lights on how the region is not a homogenous bloc when it comes to cannabis, and the diversity of approaches should be considered – particularly for other countries seeking

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Can UK farmers benefit from the upcoming medical cannabis?

Source: http://www.weedworldmagazine.org Cannabis will become an international commodity, but only a limited number will get to cultivate it With the UK Government moving towards legalizing medicinal cannabis could this be an opportunity for the UK farmers to diversify? This autumn will see specialist doctors prescribing medicinal cannabis for the first time in the UK. Could this decision be behind an

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CBD Has Gone Mainstream

POSTED ON OCTOBER 20, 2018NATURAL LIVING 🔊 Listen to Article CBD has gone mainstream – this is nullification in action.If there was ever any doubt, it completely vanished last month when Consumer Reports ran an article titled “How to Shop for CBD.” You don’t get much more mainstream than Consumer Reports. Cannabidiol (CBD) is derived from cannabis – generally in the form of industrial hemp. It has

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Tilray Uses Stock to Acquire Chilean Distribution Partner

Source: https://www.newcannabisventures.com/tilray-uses-stock-to-acquire-chilean-distribution-partner/ NANAIMO, British Columbia & SANTIAGO, Chile, October 9, 2018 — (Business Wire) — Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY), a global leader in cannabis research and production, today announced that it has completed an acquisition of its existing import and distribution partner Alef Biotechnology SpA (“Alef”). The acquisition will allow Tilray to import, produce and distribute Tilray branded medical cannabis products in

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As fields grow, Irish hemp farmers eye global market

Source: https://hemptoday.net/hemp-expands-in-ireland/ Marcus McCabe in hemp fields at Clones in County Monaghan, Ireland POSTED BY: HEMPTODAY OCTOBER 5, 2018 By Brian Houlihan | HempToday The Irish hemp industry continues to grow steadily, with 230 hectares (570 acres) of hemp sown this year in comparison to about 77 hectares (190 acres) in 2017. That’s an increase of 200% in 12 months.

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Hemp research trials, the agronomics of hemp, the differences between…

  Episode 7 continues with industrial hemp as we visit with Dr. Alyssa Collins, agronomy professor and director of the Penn State’s research farm in Lancaster County Pennsylvania. We discuss the hemp research trials, the agronomics of hemp, the differences between… https://player.fm/series/lancaster-farming-podcast-industrial-hemp/lancaster-farming-podcast-industrial-hemp-episode-7

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Everything you need to know about CBD oil

SOURCE AND A WHOLE LOT MORE:  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317221.php Last updated Fri 27 July 2018 By Jon Johnson Reviewed by Debra Rose Wilson, PhD, MSN, RN, IBCLC, AHN-BC, CHT What is CBD oil? Benefits Legality Side effects Risks How to use People take or apply cannabidiol to treat a variety of symptoms, but its use is controversial. There is some confusion about what it

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The Abundance of Hemp’s Essential Nutrients

For the Full article please go to the Hemp Foods website Nutrition Hemp Nutrition Overview Hemp Seeds have been consumed as a staple food all over the world for thousands of years. They are an important dietary component because they contain an abundance of ESSENTIAL NUTRIENTS that are: BALANCED – on their own they provide much of what your body needs without over-supplying some

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Growing Industrial Hemp in the UK

To apply for a licence please follow the two links below: Home Office Hemp Growers Information  Here follows important information for farmers: During February 2018 Defra ( The Department of the Environment, Fisheries and Rural Affairs) opened a Consultation on: Health and Harmony: the future for food, farming and the environment in a Green Brexit (click this link for the

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Could an Industrial Hemp Industry help the Channel Island’s Horticultural Heritage and Economy?

The Islands History: Let’s begin in the late 19th century, when Jersey’s staple crop was hemp, supplying the ship yards with materials to make sails and ropes. The 1839 publication “Primatae Flora Sarnicae, an outline of the flora of the Channel Islands” indicates that Hemp was grown between St.Helier and St Aubin at the time. During this period joiners and

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