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Cannabis & The NFL: Using CBD & Cannabis In Professional Sports


While the NFL still bans players from using cannabis and CBD, attitudes in other professional sports are beginning to change. Former players, doctors and...

Despite Cannabis Legalization, Access To Legal CBD In Uruguay Is Challenging


Access to CBD in Uruguay remains difficult, despite the South American country's overall progressive leadership on cannabis law reform. That could be starting...

The Ministry of Hemp Podcast Is Coming Soon: Listen To Our Promo!


Introducing the new Ministry of Hemp Podcast hosted by Matt Baum. In every episode we'll explore the latest in hemp news and CBD...

Four People Face Felony Charges After Oklahoma Police Seize Hemp Shipment


Four people face felony charges after Oklahoma police seized hemp bound from Kentucky to Colorado. They're charged with drug trafficking after cops found...

Fighting Back After Facebook Shuts Down CBD Pages


Facebook shut down dozens of CBD pages during the holidays, wrongly claiming they sold "prescription drugs." Representatives of Joy Organics waged a successful...

Hemp By Mail: Recent Court Rulings Enable Mailing Industrial Hemp


Recent court rulings make it clear that it's fully legal to send hemp by mail. We spoke with Courtney Moran of EARTH Law, LLCabout her court battles over...

Hemp Supercapacitors Bring Green Tech To A Higher Level


Outperforming standard supercapacitors up to 200 percent, hemp-based supercapacitors could be the future of green technology. Hemp could be a key part of...

Kit O’Connell On The 2018 Farm Bill, The FDA, & Nebraska Hemp Arrests


Ministry of Hemp Editor in Chief Kit O'Connell appeared on the CBD Talk Podcast to talk about the 2018 Farm Bill and other recent CBD news. Find CBD Talk on...

Marc Grignon: Hemp Can Help Sustain Native Americans


When you begin to look into the fight for hemp legalization, you start to unearth stories you weren’t expecting to find. That’s exactly what happened when...

UPDATE: Drug Charges Against Nebraska CBD Shop Owners Dropped


Last week, police raided a Nebraska CBD shop and arrested the owners. Now co-owners Heather Beguin and her son Dreyson Beguin face felony charges. Despite...