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Hemp In China: A Hemp Growing Superpower


Ever wondered where your hemp product comes from? More likely than not, it came from China, the world’s largest source of hemp agriculture.  While China...

From a Billion Dollar Crop to Zero and Back again; The History of American Hemp


The Ministry of Hemp podcast is back with a look at the history of American hemp. This week Matt talks with Peter Page, senior editor for Green Entrepreneur,...

The Canna Kitchen Raided: Why Did UK Police Raid CBD Eatery?


Earlier this year, we wrote about the UK’s first CBD restaurant. Last month, police raided that restaurant....

Cannabinoid Science: Lipid Extractions & Hemp Goes To Space!


Hemp is going to space in the Ministry of Hemp Podcast! Plus, we discuss cannabinoid science and start our series on different CBD extraction...

Legal Hemp In Texas: Lone Star State Legalizes Industrial Hemp


A bill passed by the Texas Legislature will usher in a new era of legal hemp in Texas. The same bill will also explicitly legalize the sale of CBD oil...

How To Support Hemp, With Hemp Advocate Cait Curley


Cait Curley is quickly becoming a name to know among hemp enthusiasts. We caught up with her to find out how everyday people can become hemp and cannabis...

The Low Down Dirty Hemp Supply Chain


This week on the Ministry of Hemp podcast, Matt talks with industry experts about the problems with today's hemp supply chain and what's being done in the...

My NoCo 2019 Diary: Visiting The Largest Hemp Expo In The World


We were completely overwhelmed by the sheer scope of the 2019 Nothern Colorado Hemp Expo in Colorado. Here's some audio highlights from our recent visit to...

Top 6 Hemp Growing Countries: USA Now Ranks Number 3!


The U.S. jumped to number three on the list of top hemp growing countries last year. But two countries still have us beat, thanks to uninterrupted growing...

CBD In Spain: Hemp Market Neglected In Spain Due To EU CBD Ban


The absence of CBD oil at Spain's biggest cannabis trade show reflects turmoil over the legal status of CBD in Spain and throughout the European Union. Find...