Cuomo Signs Bill, Invests in Industrial Hemp at Cornell Event

A thriving hemp market already exists, as the plant is used to make food, paper products, clothing, consumer goods and
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Forbidden medicine: Caught between a doctor’s CBD advice and federal laws

In New York, a man on a quest to help his epileptic sister with cannabidiol from Colorado is stymied by
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Two Colleges Join New York’s Industrial Hemp Farming Program

Two more colleges have been authorized to participate in New York's industrial hemp pilot program. The program allows farmers to
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New legislation recently APPROVED! A9310/S6960 allows for a commercial industrial hemp program. Stay tuned as policies are updated, but for now the law allows the growth of hemp as part of an agricultural pilot program by the Department of Agriculture and Markets and/or an institution of higher education. The commissioner of agriculture and markets may authorize no more than 10 sites for growing hemp as part of this pilot program.


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