Category Archives: industrial hemp

Humboldt County Grows On | Cannabis Culture

CANNABIS CULTURE – Despite dubious hemp ban. California’s cannabis mecca, Humboldt County, banned hemp farming last month, but local cannabis and hemp growers know this issue is far from over.  “What’s the rationale here? If people are growing feminized hemp flower, there should be no problem,” says Chris Boucher, CEO of Farmtiva, a hemp seed […]

The Ancient Origins Of Cannabis, According To Science

Trying to tell the story of ancient cannabis is like trying to guess the picture on a puzzle with the majority of the pieces missing. Most of what we know about the historic uses of cannabis come from sparse archaeological evidence and oft doggy translations of texts that are thousands of years old. We can […]

What Bill Weinberg Misunderstands About Hemp Ethanol

CANNABIS CULTURE – “Now that hemp has finally arrived at its long-sought status as a legal crop and commodity, to what extent will it deviate from the utopian vision that animated the advocates who fought for it a generation ago?” – Bill Weinberg, HEMP: FROM MYTHOS TO MONOCULTURE, August 27th, 2020 Bill Weinberg is a […]

How Delta Effex Propels The Hemp Market Forward

SPONSORED CONTENT – For centuries hemp has taken a backseat as marijuana gained all of the attention for its medicinally-charged benefits and psychoactive characteristics. It’s almost a classic tale of Cinderella; the sisters were glorified for their dazzling appearance and slight sign of wealth, while the more humble step sister waited for just the right […]