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Hemp Coffins: Elevating The Afterlife In Australia With Hemp


In Nimbin, Australia, bodies are being buried and burnt in brightly-decorated hemp coffins. The coffins, which are built with pressed hemp board from Germany...

Cannabis Testing Labs: The Problem With Hemp & Cannabis Lab Testing


Hemp and cannabis brands depend on cannabis testing labs to verify the purity and quality of their products. The inconsistency of cannabis testing labs is...

Hemp In India: Exploring The Growing Hemp Industry In India


Mansi Shah of Hemp Fabric Lab tells us about sustainable fashion and hemp in India. Although hemp was legalized in 1985, the industry is still...

The High Cost Of CBD: Why Is CBD Expensive?


Why is CBD so darn expensive? The reasons range from expensive equipment for CBD extraction, to the high price of banking and...

Shauna’s Law: Kentucky Bill Would Protect Workers Taking CBD


Named for an EMT from Powell County, Kentucky, Shauna's Law would protect workers taking CBD from being fired due to failed drug tests. It could serve as a...

2018 Hemp Report Reveals Huge Expansion To US Hemp Acres


2018 was one hell of a year for the hemp industry with hemp acreage more than tripling across the United States. These impressive facts can be found in the...

CBD In Canada: Why Can’t I Easily Get Legal CBD In Canada?


In October of 2018, Canada became only the second country in the world (after Uruguay) to legalize recreational cannabis. However, access to legal CBD products...

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...