Day: October 13, 2021

Wisconsin hemp industry

Wisconsin hemp industry switching from state to federal oversight signals changes for growers

Wisconsin hemp industry switching from state to federal oversight signals changes for growers   The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s new regulation of Wisconsin’s hemp program will be beneficial, experts say, but growers remain skeptical. Wisconsin’s hemp program is transitioning from state to federal oversight, simplifying administrative aspects but causing uncertainty for growers. After regulating the state’s hemp industry for three …

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marijuana

Many breast cancer patients are using marijuana and not telling their doctors

Many breast cancer patients are using marijuana and not telling their doctors   Many breast cancer patients use cannabis to ease the symptoms of the disease and its treatments, but few tell their doctors, a new survey finds. In an online anonymous survey of more than 600 adults with a breast cancer diagnosis, 42 percent reported using …

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Industrial Hemp Producers

Brown announces grants for Industrial Hemp Producers

Brown announces grants for Industrial Hemp Producers   Senator Justin Brown, R-Rolla, recently announced Missouri Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for Missouri Industrial Hemp Fiber Grants, which are intended to help producers of industrial hemp increase capacity. Industrial hemp is used for a variety of products, including paper, textiles, construction materials, fuel, culinary …

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