Hemp-Lime Construction Workshop

Hemp-Lime Construction Workshop

Enjoy a hands-on hempcrete workshop, and an opportunity to take home an on-site hand crafted hemp made dog house! Free to attend! All ages invited, this is a family friendly event. Big thanks to Grow Green MI for providing the space! Saturday, April 30th from 11 am...
MDARD News: Hemp Program Updates & Reminders

MDARD News: Hemp Program Updates & Reminders

Some recent news articles concerning the hemp processing move to the Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA), soon to be Cannabis Regulatory Agency on April 13, have disseminated some incorrect information.  In addition, Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural...
Governor Whitmer Executive Order

Governor Whitmer Executive Order

On February 11, 2022, Governor Whitmer signed Executive Reorganization Order 2022-1, assigning the regulation of processing, distributing, and selling hemp to the soon-to-be-renamed Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA). On April 13, 2022, the ERO will go into effect and...
CBD Product Safety and Standardization Act of 2021

CBD Product Safety and Standardization Act of 2021

When Congress passed the 2018 Farm Bill, it explicitly legalized the sale of hemp and its derivatives such as CBD. Farmers across the nation relied on this government action, and invested considerable time and resources to plant, grow, and market commercial hemp...
USDA Releases Data on Hemp Production

USDA Releases Data on Hemp Production

$824 Million is value of 2021 Hemp Production per USDA. Hemp grown for CBD is still outpacing fiber and grain – for now. The infrastructure needs built for processing and fair regulation is needed to allow grain for animal feed. In future years the fiber and grain production will dwarf CBD and other cannabinoids.

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