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CBD News

The US Department of Agriculture has finally made good on its promise to publish hemp regulations in time for the 2020 growing season. 

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CBD News

Setting a national THC testing standard is causing a major headache for the USDA. According to William Richmond, head of the Specialty Crops Program in the USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service, the USDA has been “bombarded with questions” about hemp, and is “working hard to issue the hemp regulations.” According to

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CBD News

Last Friday, FDA Acting Chief Information Officer Amy Abernethy said that the agency is accelerating its rule-making process for CBD.

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CBD News

If you keep your ear to the ground for CBD news, you probably heard about last Friday’s FDA hearing on CBD. The hearing, titled “Scientific Data and Information About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds” gave over a hundred speakers the opportunity to air their thoughts on the future of

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CBD News

A long-awaited disaster-aid bill is being held up, at least in part, by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who wants to make sure that the bill includes protections for hemp farmers.

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CBD News

In several states across the country, authorities are targeting CBD-infused food and beverages. That’s because the FDA has not approved CBD as a food additive, putting CBD edibles on shaky legal ground. For example, in Maine the Department of Health and Human Services has ordered stores to stop carrying edible

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