How were hemp farmers/businesses in Colorado affected by the recent massive drop and then rise in temperature? Many report heavy damage and a serious impact to their crops.
Please share if and how you were impacted by Colorado’s wild weather…
With research of hemp and its cannabinoids developing daily, of the ones we know of now, which cannabinoid has the potential to become the next big thing? CBD took the world by storm, and there is already a lot of buzz around CBG and Delta 8.
Let me know your thoughts.
Everybody knows the ways we can use hemp for food, plastics, biofuel, etc. What are some uncommon or not highly discussed uses for hemp? Could be any speculation or dream you may have for the use of the plant.
Let your imagination run wild, lets see what people have to say!
I’ve heard of using hemp in place of lithium batteries, what other ways…[Read more]
Carlo Suits started the topic How has your hemp business been impacted by COVID? in the forum Growing Hemp 1 month ago
COVID has certainly dealt a swift blow to the hemp industry, more than ever I see sellers trying their hardest to move product from the previous harvest. Prices are very low for hemp flower at the moment, and I keep seeing comments such as “I’m sick of seeing it in my living room” and “Please help me move this flower!”
Everybody is pricing their…[Read more]
I see a lot of demand these days for people wanting products with Delta 8 THC and looking for extracts from that cannabinoid. How are people using it, what are you making with it? How is your company processing it?
If you are a someone who uses it therapeutically, how does it help you?
Is this cannabinoid more efficacious than others?
As this rule is not yet final, comments can still be submitted through October 20th at This Link and selecting Comment Now!
Please share your opinions on this rule, how would this impact you if Work In Progress Hemp Extracts are deemed to be illegal?
What exactly does the DEA not understand about the hemp industry and hemp which is leading them…[Read more]
With the November elections quickly approaching, how does the forecast bode for the hemp industry? This is a pivotal time for the industry and a change in administration could hinder or advance the state of things.
US politicians and law-makers have learned more about the hemp industry and the popular products it produces during the hemp boom,…[Read more]
In today’s world, if you are transporting hemp and happen to have an interaction with law enforcement you are likely to encounter an issue where they cannot determine whether your hemp is actually hemp or marijuana.
This is due to lack of training, resources and education in law enforcement training. How have people experienced this personally?…[Read more]
Since 2019 hemp has been increasing in popularity and demand. How have people in the industry observed pricing shifts and trends for hemp?
To mention a few popular market areas: biomass, CBD, hemp fiber, hemp seeds, and extracted products.
Prices are typically influenced by the demand of the user, most commonplace being health & wellness…[Read more]
I am curious if there are experts in the non hemp and non hemp farming spaces that would be knowledgeable as leaders in the hemp field? Who are some notable leaders and pioneers from the non hemp agricultural world that are not lending their expertise to hemp?
What would be the benefits of reaching out to them and see what they might have to offer…[Read more]
In this article, the European Commission has halted “novel food applications” for non-synthetic CBD products as they consider whether or not to label CBD as narcotic-related.
What could this mean for CBD in Europe and the UK if CBD is classified as narcotic?
This is a great article with good info and reminders for potential first-timers.
“How and where can the industry start to solve this pervasive issue of heavy-metal accumulation in hemp?
It starts with picking the right land. It starts by planting the right seed. It starts with self-regulating and pushing for higher industry standards. It starts…[Read more]
Neshama Abraham hosts our May 28th “Hemp Hero” program with special guest Justin Benton from 101 CBD. This 30 minute program is full of helpful information.
A lively interview with very interesting content, including Justin’s personal story of his son’s experience with autism after taking their raw 101 CBD hemp distillate. Also discussed is the…[Read more]
Carlo Suits started the topic Hemp Heroes Interview – Wendy Mosher, New West Genetics in the forum RAWmarket.place Events 2 months, 1 week ago
Did you know hemp is distinct from many other crops in that it’s dioecious, having separate male and female flowers on separate male and female plants. Interested to learn more about hemp genetics?
In honor of all U.S. veterans, the Hemp Marketplace would like to say Thank You for all you have done serving our country. For Veterans Day 2019, we share this inspiring 13-min. video entitled “Harvesting Hemp” produced by Patagonia four years ago.
This documentary tells the story of U.S. veteran and Kentucky hemp farmer Mike Lewis who, along wit…[Read more]
With the recent news of the Hemp facility in Loma, CO that burned down, what are some precautions and methods people employ to keep their operations fire safe? The report from this fire stated that “numerous hazardous chemicals” were involved.
Please jump in with any comments or suggestions on how to keep your hemp operation running safely!
It is no surprise that drone technology has proven to be highly useful to farmers. Manually operating every aspect of a farm from ground level has its setbacks.
Hemp drone crop management, also known as “smart farming” can help farmers understand more about their field and the crops they are growing, as well as provide a birds eye vie…[Read more]