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The US Hemp Co family

US Hemp Co stands as a hopeful vision of what is possible when we view ourselves as citizens instead of consumers. We focus on cooperation and community instead of competition and profits.

We are determined to help lay a foundation for a better more sustainable future for our children, grandchildren, and beyond.


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We are ready for hemp

We are ready to help make hemp a reality in the USA by spreading the word about all the great benefits hemp could bring to our country.

A return to natural resources is a return to community based economies, non-toxic, biodegradable products, closed loop carbon cycles, and a brighter tomorrow. A hemp economy is a local economy. A local economy is sustainable, strong, and secure. The future has begun.

The world is ready for Cannabis

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Hemp Future

Hemp Innovations

We have been at work developing some wonderful products as a result of community involvement.

The hemp surfboard, hemp bike, hemp furniture, hemp artists canvas, and hemp band T's are the just the beginning. By spreading the word we have been able to sow many seeds that just need your imagination and efforts to become reality. We have put on a very small display of what is possible.

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The Future of Hemp Has Begun

 

From hemp seeds, hemp wood, hemp fibers, hemp oil, and more hemp seeds… industrial hemp is here. Cannabis for food, medicine and industrial materials is just the beginning. A new era is upon us that will lead to a wider use of Cannabis for hemp home building, hemp plastics, hemp clothing, hemp composites, and more. Many products are already gaining popularity, like raw hulled hemp seeds, hemp milk, hemp granola and hemp beer. 

 

It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.” – Voltaire

 

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Oregon Governor Signs Legislation Protecting Cannabis Consumers’ Privacy

Oregon Governor Signs Legislation Protecting Cannabis Consumers’ Privacy

Oregon Governor Signs Legislation Protecting Cannabis Consumers’ Privacy | NORML SALEM, OR — Oregon Governor Kate Brown signed legislation into law this week limiting the ability of government officials to obtain data identifying customers who purchase marijuana at state-licensed retail facilities. Voters legalized the commercial production and retail sales of cannabis in November 2014. Retail sales of cannabis to those age 21 or older began in […] Oregon Governor Signs Legislation Protecting Cannabis Consumers’ Privacy | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Homeland Security Chief: Marijuana Possession is Grounds for Deportation

Homeland Security Chief: Marijuana Possession is Grounds for Deportation

Homeland Security Chief: Marijuana Possession is Grounds for Deportation | Drug Policy Alliance In a speech Tuesday, United States Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly announced that the Trump Administration would use marijuana possession as a reason for deporting immigrants. “ICE will continue to use marijuana possession, distribution and convictions as essential elements as they build their deportation removal apprehension packages for targeted operations against illegal aliens living in […] Homeland Security Chief: Marijuana Possession is Grounds for Deportation | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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CBS Poll Finds Support for Legalizing Marijuana at Record High

CBS Poll Finds Support for Legalizing Marijuana at Record High

CBS Poll Finds Support for Legalizing Marijuana at Record High | Paul Armentano More than six in ten Americans believe that the social use of marijuana should be legal for adults, according to nationwide polling data provided by CBS News. The percentage marks a significant increase since 2013, when only 45 percent of respondents endorsed legalization, and it is among the highest levels of public support ever reported […] CBS Poll Finds Support for Legalizing Marijuana at Record High | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Vermont Moves Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana for Adults

Vermont Moves Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana for Adults

Vermont Moves Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana for Adults | Marijuana Policy Project MONTPELIER, VT — The Vermont Senate approved a bill on Friday that would regulate the production and sale of marijuana and eliminate penalties for personal possession and cultivation by adults 21 and older. The Senate amended H. 167, an unrelated House-approved bill, to replace it with a revised version of a marijuana regulation bill that passed […] Vermont Moves Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana for Adults | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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North Dakota Governor Signs Bill Amending Voter-Approved Medical Marijuana Initiative

North Dakota Governor Signs Bill Amending Voter-Approved Medical Marijuana Initiative

North Dakota Governor Signs Bill Amending Voter-Approved Medical Marijuana Initiative | NORML BISMARK, ND — North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum (R) signed legislation on Tuesday amending provisions of the North Dakota Compassionate Care Act – a voter-initiated measure approved by 65 percent of voters last November. Senate Bill 2344 makes several significant changes to the law. Specifically, it removes provisions permitting patients the option to home cultivate […] North Dakota Governor Signs Bill Amending Voter-Approved Medical Marijuana Initiative | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Governor Signs Bill Making West Virginia the 29th Medical Marijuana State

Governor Signs Bill Making West Virginia the 29th Medical Marijuana State

Governor Signs Bill Making West Virginia the 29th Medical Marijuana State | Marijuana Policy Project CHARLESTON, WV. — Governor Jim Justice signed SB 386 into law on Wednesday, making West Virginia the 29th state in the nation to enact legislation allowing seriously ill patients to access medical marijuana if their doctors recommend it. Senate Bill 386, titled the West Virginia Medical Cannabis Act, was introduced by Sen. Richard Ojeda (D-Logan) […] Governor Signs Bill Making West Virginia the 29th Medical Marijuana State | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Trump Should Abolish the Drug Czar’s Office

Trump Should Abolish the Drug Czar’s Office

Trump Should Abolish the Drug Czar’s Office | Erik Altieri The Trump Administration is widely expected to pick Representative Tom Marino for Drug Czar. Representative Marino is a longtime, rabid drug warrior who has a consistent record of voting against marijuana law reform legislation — a position that runs counter to that of the majority of voters and his own constituents. His appointment to this […] Trump Should Abolish the Drug Czar’s Office | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Tom Marino, Trump’s Reported Drug Czar Pick, is Drug War Extremist; Linked to Scandal

Tom Marino, Trump’s Reported Drug Czar Pick, is Drug War Extremist; Linked to Scandal

Tom Marino, Trump’s Reported Drug Czar Pick, is Drug War Extremist; Linked to Scandal | Drug Policy Alliance WASHINGTON, DC — President Trump is expected to soon nominate Rep. Tom Marino (R-PA/10th) to be Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (colloquially referred to as the “drug czar”). Marino, a former prosecutor with no background in health or treatment, supports a punitive, 1980’s style approach to drugs, including mass incarceration and […] Tom Marino, Trump’s Reported Drug Czar Pick, is Drug War Extremist; Linked to Scandal | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Stock up on Smokin’ Gear With the Best 4/20 Sales of 2017

Stock up on Smokin’ Gear With the Best 4/20 Sales of 2017

Stock up on Smokin’ Gear With the Best 4/20 Sales of 2017 | The Daily Chronic Staff It’s almost 4/20, and many retailers are offering generous 4/20 sales, featuring some truly dank deals and awesome stoner savings. Here are some of the best 4/20 sales offered for 2017 from today’s top online head shops! Stock up on Smokin’ Gear With the Best 4/20 Sales of 2017 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Illinois Marijuana Legalization Hearings Coming to Chicago Next Week

Illinois Marijuana Legalization Hearings Coming to Chicago Next Week | Marijuana Policy Project CHICAGO, IL — Sponsors of a proposal to regulate and tax marijuana for adult use in Illinois announced Wednesday that lawmakers will hold the first hearing on the bill next week in Chicago. The Senate and House Appropriations committees will hold a joint hearing on SB 316 and HB 2353 on Wednesday, April 19, in […] Illinois Marijuana Legalization Hearings Coming to Chicago Next Week | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Canada: Trudeau Administration Looks to Legalize Marijuana By July 2018

Canada: Trudeau Administration Looks to Legalize Marijuana By July 2018

Canada: Trudeau Administration Looks to Legalize Marijuana By July 2018 | Erik Altieri OTTAWA, ON — Legislation is anticipated from the Trudeau administration in early April to regulate the use, production, and sale of marijuana. In 2015, the Liberal Party pledged to “legalize and regulate” marijuana if Justin Trudeau became Prime Minister. The forthcoming legislation will likely be modeled after recommendations issued in 2016 by a federal task force. […] Canada: Trudeau Administration Looks to Legalize Marijuana By July 2018 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Illinois Poll Finds Two-Thirds of Voters Support Legalizing Marijuana

Illinois Poll Finds Two-Thirds of Voters Support Legalizing Marijuana

Illinois Poll Finds Two-Thirds of Voters Support Legalizing Marijuana | NORML CARBONDALE, IL — Sixty-six percent of voters believe that the adult use and sale of marijuana ought to be treated like alcohol, according to statewide polling data compiled by the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University. Support for legalization is strongest among voters under 35 years of age (83 percent) and among […] Illinois Poll Finds Two-Thirds of Voters Support Legalizing Marijuana | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Pennsylvania: Harrisburg Marijuana Decriminalization Measure Takes Effect

Pennsylvania: Harrisburg Marijuana Decriminalization Measure Takes Effect

Pennsylvania: Harrisburg Marijuana Decriminalization Measure Takes Effect | NORML HARRISBURG, PA — Minor marijuana possession offenders are no longer subject to arrest in the city of Harrisburg under a new local ordinance that took effect last week. The municipal measure, approved by members of the City Council in July, reduces local marijuana possession penalties for first-time and second-time offenders from a criminal misdemeanor to […] Pennsylvania: Harrisburg Marijuana Decriminalization Measure Takes Effect | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Kansas City Voters to Vote on Decriminalizing Marijuana on April 4

Kansas City Voters to Vote on Decriminalizing Marijuana on April 4

Kansas City Voters to Vote on Decriminalizing Marijuana on April 4 | NORML KANSAS CITY, MO — After more than a year of negotiations with city officials, and countless hours cultivating support for a ballot measure aimed at decriminalizing certain amounts of marijuana, members of Kansas City NORML will finally have a chance to hear from voters on the issue. Next Tuesday, April 4, 2017, Kansas City voters […] Kansas City Voters to Vote on Decriminalizing Marijuana on April 4 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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DEA to Classify Liquid, Synthetic THC as a Schedule II Controlled Substance

DEA to Classify Liquid, Synthetic THC as a Schedule II Controlled Substance

DEA to Classify Liquid, Synthetic THC as a Schedule II Controlled Substance | NORML WASHINGTON, DC — Officials from the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) have recommended that Syndros, a liquid form of synthetic THC, be classified as a Schedule II controlled substance under federal law. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officials determined last year that the drug formulation is safe and effective for use by patients with cancer […] DEA to Classify Liquid, Synthetic THC as a Schedule II Controlled Substance | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Joint Legislation: Federal Bills Would End Marijuana Prohibition in the United States

Joint Legislation: Federal Bills Would End Marijuana Prohibition in the United States

Joint Legislation: Federal Bills Would End Marijuana Prohibition in the United States | NORML WASHINGTON, DC — Senator Ron Wyden and Representatives Earl Blumenauer and Jared Polis have introduced legislation in the House and Senate — to permit states to establish their own marijuana regulatory policies free from federal interference. In addition to removing marijuana from the United States Controlled Substances Act, this legislation also removes enforcement power from […] Joint Legislation: Federal Bills Would End Marijuana Prohibition in the United States | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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West Virginia House of Delegates Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

West Virginia House of Delegates Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

West Virginia House of Delegates Passes Medical Marijuana Bill | Marijuana Policy Project CHARLESTON, WV — A bill that would allow patients with certain debilitating conditions to access medical marijuana if their doctors recommend it was approved by the West Virginia House of Delegates on Tuesday. Senate Bill 386 passed 76-24 on third reading after being revised on second reading, and now returns to the Senate. “The Legislature has […] West Virginia House of Delegates Passes Medical Marijuana Bill | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Voters in Kansas City, MO Decriminalize Marijuana in Blowout Victory

Voters in Kansas City, MO Decriminalize Marijuana in Blowout Victory

Voters in Kansas City, MO Decriminalize Marijuana in Blowout Victory | Justin Strekal KANSAS CITY, MO — In a blowout victory for sensible criminal justice policy, the voters of Kansas City, Missouri have decided to approve Question 5 and decriminalize marijuana to direct their law enforcement officers to no longer target citizens for possession of the plant and would replace current criminal penalties with just a civil fine. The […] Voters in Kansas City, MO Decriminalize Marijuana in Blowout Victory | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Texas Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Advances to Floor Vote in House

Texas Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Advances to Floor Vote in House

Texas Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Advances to Floor Vote in House | Marijuana Policy Project AUSTIN, TX — A proposal to reduce penalties for marijuana possession in Texas received bipartisan approval from the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee on Monday and will soon be scheduled for a full vote in the House. The measure passed by a vote of 4-2, receiving support from two Democrats and two Republicans. House Bill 81, […] Texas Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Advances to Floor Vote in House | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Several Bills Filed in Congress to Create “Path to Marijuana Reform”

Several Bills Filed in Congress to Create “Path to Marijuana Reform”

Several Bills Filed in Congress to Create “Path to Marijuana Reform” | Phillip Smith The Congressional Cannabis Caucus flexed its muscles Thursday as members of Congress filed a package of bills aimed at creating a “path to marijuana reform” at the federal level and protecting and preserving marijuana laws in states where it is legal. Two Oregon politicians, Sen. Ron Wyden (D) and Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D) led the […] Several Bills Filed in Congress to Create “Path to Marijuana Reform” | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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West Virginia Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill

West Virginia Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill

West Virginia Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill | Marijuana Policy Project CHARLESTON, WV — The state Senate approved legislation Wednesday evening (28-6) that would allow patients with certain debilitating conditions to access medical marijuana if their doctors recommend it. SB 386, the West Virginia Medical Cannabis Act, is sponsored by Sen. Richard Ojeda (D-Logan). It would establish an independent 16-member West Virginia Medical Cannabis Commission, including medical […] West Virginia Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Federal Lawmakers Introduce Sweeping Marijuana Policy Legislation

Federal Lawmakers Introduce Sweeping Marijuana Policy Legislation

Federal Lawmakers Introduce Sweeping Marijuana Policy Legislation | Marijuana Policy Project Measures filed in the House and Senate on Thursday would remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act and create a federal regulatory process for states that choose to regulate the cultivation and sale of marijuana for adult use Additional bills filed in the House and Senate on Thursday would eliminate many of the collateral consequences […] Federal Lawmakers Introduce Sweeping Marijuana Policy Legislation | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Marijuana Reform Groups Respond to Attorney General’s Comments

Marijuana Reform Groups Respond to Attorney General’s Comments

Marijuana Reform Groups Respond to Attorney General’s Comments | HWN WASHINGTON DC — On Wednesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions made several statements regarding marijuana, claiming that marijuana is “only slightly less awful” than heroin and telling reporters that “medical marijuana has been hyped, maybe too much.” In a prepared statement, Sessions also said: “I reject the idea that America will be a better place if marijuana is sold in […] Marijuana Reform Groups Respond to Attorney General’s Comments | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Illinois General Assembly to Consider Ending Marijuana Prohibition, Regulating and Taxing Marijuana for Adult Use

Illinois General Assembly to Consider Ending Marijuana Prohibition, Regulating and Taxing Marijuana for Adult Use

Illinois General Assembly to Consider Ending Marijuana Prohibition, Regulating and Taxing Marijuana for Adult Use | Marijuana Policy Project SPRINGFIELD, IL — State lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday that would end marijuana prohibition in Illinois and establish a system in which marijuana is regulated and taxed for adult use. The Senate bill, SB 316, is sponsored by Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Heather Steans (D-Chicago), while the House version, HB 2353, was presented by Rep. Kelly Cassidy (D-Chicago). […] Illinois General Assembly to Consider Ending Marijuana Prohibition, Regulating and Taxing Marijuana for Adult Use | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Vermont Marijuana Legalization Bill Advances; New Poll Shows Strong Public Support

Vermont Marijuana Legalization Bill Advances; New Poll Shows Strong Public Support

Vermont Marijuana Legalization Bill Advances; New Poll Shows Strong Public Support | Marijuana Policy Project MONTPELIER, VT — The Vermont House Judiciary Committee approved a bill 8-3 Wednesday that would make personal possession and cultivation of small amounts of marijuana legal for adults 21 and older. “Today’s vote shows just how far this issue has advanced in just this past year,” said Matt Simon, New England political director for the Marijuana Policy […] Vermont Marijuana Legalization Bill Advances; New Poll Shows Strong Public Support | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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New Mexico Governor Vetoes Hemp Research Bills

New Mexico Governor Vetoes Hemp Research Bills

New Mexico Governor Vetoes Hemp Research Bills | NORML SANTA FE, NM — New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez has vetoed a pair of measures that sought to establish a hemp research program through the state’s Department of Agriculture. The Governor gave no public explanation for the vetoes. The Governor has historically been an outspoken opponent of marijuana law reform efforts – receiving an ‘F’ […] New Mexico Governor Vetoes Hemp Research Bills | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Los Angeles Voters Approve Marijuana Licensing Measure M

Los Angeles Voters Approve Marijuana Licensing Measure M

Los Angeles Voters Approve Marijuana Licensing Measure M | NORML LOS ANGELES, CA — Los Angeles city voters decided last week in favor of Measure M – a city council sponsored ballot measure to establish rules on how and where marijuana retailers may operate within the city limits. Passage of the new ordinance paves the way for the repeal of Proposition D, which voters approved in […] Los Angeles Voters Approve Marijuana Licensing Measure M | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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