Latest Articles By: Kit O'Connell

Texas Hemp & Garden Show Educates Austin & SXSW Visitors About Hemp


The Texas hemp industry is booming despite the obstacles faced by Lone Star State entrepreneurs. That’s the message of the Texas Hemp and Garden Show, which...

Texas Winery Offers Unique Hemp Oil-Infused Wines | Texas Hemp Wine


It’s a product years in the making, but Americans in 37 states can now try hemp-infused wine, the creation of Texas-based TVM Wines. For the wine’s...

Hempcrete Homes Are Sustainable, Durable, And Healthier To Live in


Did you know there's a building material that's durable, sustainable, healthier for the occupants and even carbon negative?It's called hempcrete, a composite...

Top Hemp News Of 2017: US Moving Toward Hemp Legalization Despite Some Setbacks


2017 was an exciting year for supporters of hemp. The stigma surrounding this plant has continued to decrease as more and more people discover hemp’s almost...

World Health Organization Says CBD Safe, With No Potential For Abuse


A division of the World Health Organization declared CBD oil to be safe, with many potential benefits, and recommended that it should remain fully legal. The...

Indiana Attorney General Declares CBD Illegal: What Happens Now?


CBD oil could soon become harder to access in Indiana. To put it mildly, we were disappointed when Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill issued an opinion on...

What the United States can learn from Hemp Legalization in Canada


“My best advice is walk before you run.” When it comes to the agricultural hemp, Shaun Crew knows more than most about what it takes to be successful. The...

Media Spreads Bogus Claims About CBD Candy On Halloween


There’s No CBD In Your Kid’s Trick Or Treat Bag. Media Spreads Misinformation About CBD This Halloween   This Halloween season, some members of the...

The World Anti-Doping Agency Changes Course On CBD | Why Athletes use CBD Oil


A defiant act by an MMA fighter transformed global policy on athletes using CBD oil. When MMA fighter Nate Diaz took a few drags from a CBD-laden vape pen...

Science Explains How CBD Oil Could Help Arthritis


Arthritis is the number one cause of disability in the United States. With almost half of adults 65 years and older experiencing some form of this painful...