Quote from Senators Pushing USDA To Change Restrictive Hemp Regulations. Article by Marijuana Moment

https://www.marijuanamoment.net/senators-push-usda-to-change-restrictive-hemp-regulations/ “We urge USDA to consider the 2020 production season and the several successful production seasons under the 2014 Farm Bill agricultural pilot program authority as precedent for not needing DEA registered laboratories for testing, or DEA-registered reverse distributors or law enforcement to dispose of non-compliant plants.”

CBG Can Help Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs, Study Finds

Researchers from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario recently conducted a study exploring the antibiotic properties of five different cannabinoids. During lab tests, the research team discovered that cannabigerol (CBG) was able to kill methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus(MRSA), a drug-resistant form of bacteria responsible for a growing number of life-threatening infections. Source: https://merryjane.com/news/cbg-can-help-fight-antibiotic-resistant-superbugs-study-finds

January 2020: Hemp Benchmarks and Analysis

Smokable flower has been trading between $150-$300/lb for properly cured and dried products. Spreads remain wide and influenced by specific strains and cannabinoid profiles. Similarly, CBG biomass transactions are sustaining a healthy premium, with small and medium sized lots trading around $150/lb. Farmer interest in planting CBG strains in 2020 remains high, given the relative…