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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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Poll: 73% of Voters Support 2018 Utah Medical Marijuana Ballot Initiative

Poll: 73% of Voters Support 2018 Utah Medical Marijuana Ballot Initiative

Poll: 73% of Voters Support 2018 Utah Medical Marijuana Ballot Initiative | Marijuana Policy Project SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — A February poll of 402 Utahns found that 73% of voters support a medical cannabis ballot initiative, with only 20% opposed and 7% undecided. “The poll results show overwhelming and broad support for medical cannabis in Utah,” said DJ Schanz, director of Utah Patients Coalition. “Voters believe that patients should […] Poll: 73% of Voters Support 2018 Utah Medical Marijuana Ballot Initiative | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Vermont House Blocks Marijuana Legalization Compromise Bill

Vermont House Blocks Marijuana Legalization Compromise Bill

Vermont House Blocks Marijuana Legalization Compromise Bill | NORML MONTPELIER, VT: Members of the House voted Wednesday to block a marijuana legalization compromise bill, H. 511, from further consideration this legislative session. The vote came after Senate members approved the bill, which eliminated civil and criminal penalties for the private possession and cultivation of small quantities of marijuana. Republican Gov. Phil Scott — who […] Vermont House Blocks Marijuana Legalization Compromise Bill | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Poll: 3 of 4 Americans Want Trump to Respect State Marijuana Laws

Poll: 3 of 4 Americans Want Trump to Respect State Marijuana Laws

Poll: 3 of 4 Americans Want Trump to Respect State Marijuana Laws | Tom Angel | Marijuana Majority A new Survey USA poll commissioned by Marijuana Majority finds the strongest support yet for letting states legalize cannabis without federal interference. In the survey of 1,500 American adults, three out of four (76%) say that states should be able to implement their own marijuana laws regardless of federal prohibition. In the new poll, just […] Poll: 3 of 4 Americans Want Trump to Respect State Marijuana Laws | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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New York Legislature Approves Medical Marijuana for PTSD

New York Legislature Approves Medical Marijuana for PTSD

New York Legislature Approves Medical Marijuana for PTSD | Marijuana Policy Project The bipartisan proposal is headed to the governor’s desk after passing 50-13 in the Senate on Tuesday; it received overwhelming approval in the Assembly last month ALBANY, NY — A bipartisan proposal to add post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a qualifying condition for New York’s medical marijuana program has received final approval from state lawmakers […] New York Legislature Approves Medical Marijuana for PTSD | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Mexico President Signs Bill Authorizing Medical Marijuana

Mexico President Signs Bill Authorizing Medical Marijuana

Mexico President Signs Bill Authorizing Medical Marijuana | TJ Baker Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has signed into law a bill to make medical marijuana available in Mexico. The new law, which was approved by lawmakers earlier this year, will direct the Ministry of Health to draft and implement policies to regulate the use, importation, and production of pharmaceutical products derived from CBD-dominant/low-THC cannabis. Currently, CBD-infused products […] Mexico President Signs Bill Authorizing Medical Marijuana | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Marijuana Infused Tea is Effective in Treating Chronic Pain, Study Finds

Marijuana Infused Tea is Effective in Treating Chronic Pain, Study Finds

Marijuana Infused Tea is Effective in Treating Chronic Pain, Study Finds | NORML PARMA, ITALY — Oral cannabis administration is safe and effective for the treatment of chronic pain conditions, according to clinical data published in the Journal of Pain Research. Italian researchers conducted a retrospective case series analysis assessing the use of cannabinoids for intractable pain in a cohort of over 600 patients. Study subjects were typically over […] Marijuana Infused Tea is Effective in Treating Chronic Pain, Study Finds | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Pennsylvania Governor to US Attorney General: Back Off!

Pennsylvania Governor to US Attorney General: Back Off!

Pennsylvania Governor to US Attorney General: Back Off! | Justin Strekal In a recent letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf wrote a pointed letter regarding the Department of Justice and it’s posturing to implement a crackdown of lawful state medical marijuana programs. The full letter: Dear Attorney General Sessions: Last year, the Pennsylvania passed bipartisan legislation to legalize Medical Marijuana that I was […] Pennsylvania Governor to US Attorney General: Back Off! | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Bipartisan CARERS Act Medical Marijuana Bill Reintroduced in US Senate

Bipartisan CARERS Act Medical Marijuana Bill Reintroduced in US Senate

Bipartisan CARERS Act Medical Marijuana Bill Reintroduced in US Senate | Marijuana Policy Project WASHINGTON, DC — United States Senators Rand Paul (R-KY), Corey Booker (D-NJ), and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) reintroduced a bill Thursday that would end the federal prohibition of medical marijuana. Sens. Mike Lee (R-UT) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) also signed on to the legislation as original co-sponsors. The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States (or […] Bipartisan CARERS Act Medical Marijuana Bill Reintroduced in US Senate | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Medical Marijuana Legislation to Be Filed in US House, Senate

Medical Marijuana Legislation to Be Filed in US House, Senate

Medical Marijuana Legislation to Be Filed in US House, Senate | Tom Angell WASHINGTON, DC — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators and representatives is introducing comprehensive medical marijuana legislation on Thursday. The move comes just days after the revelation that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent a letter to Congressional leaders requesting the deletion of a current budget rider preventing the Justice Department from interfering with state […] Medical Marijuana Legislation to Be Filed in US House, Senate | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Nevada Governor Signs Legislation Amending Carboxy-THC Per Se Law

Nevada Governor Signs Legislation Amending Carboxy-THC Per Se Law

Nevada Governor Signs Legislation Amending Carboxy-THC Per Se Law | NORML CARSON CITY, NV — Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval has signed legislation, Assembly Bill 135, amending the state’s traffic safety law so that it is no longer a per se offense for a driver to operate a motor vehicle with trace levels of carboxy-THC in his or her urine. Carboxy-THC is a non-psychoactive metabolite of THC that […] Nevada Governor Signs Legislation Amending Carboxy-THC Per Se Law | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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AG Jeff Sessions Wants to Prosecute Medical Marijuana Providers

AG Jeff Sessions Wants to Prosecute Medical Marijuana Providers

AG Jeff Sessions Wants to Prosecute Medical Marijuana Providers | Thomas H. Clarke WASHINGTON, DC — The first shots in the Trump Administration‘s War on Marijuana have been fired by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Sessions — who believes that marijuana is “only slightly less awful” than heroin and claims that “good people don’t smoke marijuana” — has reportedly asked congressional leaders to undo federal medical marijuana protections that have been […] AG Jeff Sessions Wants to Prosecute Medical Marijuana Providers | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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‘Pot for Periods’ Bill Advances in New York

‘Pot for Periods’ Bill Advances in New York

‘Pot for Periods’ Bill Advances in New York | Sara Greenbaum ALBANY, NY — A bill that would allow women suffering from severe menstrual cramps access to medical marijuana in New York has been given preliminary committee approval, sending the measure to the floor of the Assembly for consideration. The New York Assembly Health Committee approved Assembly Bill 582, which would add dysmenorrhea as a qualifying medical […] ‘Pot for Periods’ Bill Advances in New York | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Vermont Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Into Law

Vermont Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Into Law

Vermont Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Into Law | TJ Baker MONTPELIER, VT — Vermont Governor Phil Scott has signed into law a bill to expand the state’s medical marijuana program. Senate Bill 16, which received overwhelming support in both chambers of the state legislature, was aimed at improving access to medical marijuana in Vermont. Among the changes made by the new law: Patients and caregivers […] Vermont Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Into Law | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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US Marijuana Sales Are Higher Than These 10 Products and Services

US Marijuana Sales Are Higher Than These 10 Products and Services

US Marijuana Sales Are Higher Than These 10 Products and Services | Phillip Smith Marijuana is legal in eight states and the District of Columbia, and medical marijuana is legal in nearly 30 (although often under quite restrictive regulatory schemes). Between the two, legal weed is generating total annual sales of between $ 4 billion and $ 4.5 billion. But legal marijuana sales are dwarfed by sales in the black market, […] US Marijuana Sales Are Higher Than These 10 Products and Services | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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New Jersey’s Next Governor Will Support Marijuana Reform

New Jersey’s Next Governor Will Support Marijuana Reform

New Jersey’s Next Governor Will Support Marijuana Reform | Scott Gacek TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey’s next governor will be kinder on marijuana than the outgoing Chris Christie, who has been the state’s largest roadblock to marijuana reform, from slowing implementation of medical marijuana in the state to blocking any attempts to legalize or decriminalize the plant. Both major party candidates elected in Tuesday’s primaries, Democrat […] New Jersey’s Next Governor Will Support Marijuana Reform | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Which States Allow You to Grow Your Own Marijuana for Recreational Use?

Which States Allow You to Grow Your Own Marijuana for Recreational Use?

Which States Allow You to Grow Your Own Marijuana for Recreational Use? | Celeste Stiles After the 2016 elections saw four more states legalizing recreational marijuana for adults, a total of eight states, and the District of Columbia, now have removed criminal penalties for the possession of marijuana by those 21 or older. But with legal, regulated marijuana sales still a year or more away, access to “legal” marijuana can still […] Which States Allow You to Grow Your Own Marijuana for Recreational Use? | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Hemp History Week Launches Nationwide June 5-11, 2017

Hemp History Week Launches Nationwide June 5-11, 2017

Hemp History Week Launches Nationwide June 5-11, 2017 | Press Release WASHINGTON, DC – The Hemp Industries Association (HIA) and Vote Hemp launched the 8th annual Hemp History Week, to occur June 5-11, 2017, throughout the country. As event organizers advocate for full federal legalization of industrial hemp farming this Spring, Hemp History Week raises awareness about the environmental sustainability, health benefits, regenerative agriculture potential, and […] Hemp History Week Launches Nationwide June 5-11, 2017 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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SD Attorney General Foiled in Bid to Prosecute Tribal Marijuana Consultant

SD Attorney General Foiled in Bid to Prosecute Tribal Marijuana Consultant

SD Attorney General Foiled in Bid to Prosecute Tribal Marijuana Consultant | Phillip Smith South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley (R) thought he had the perfect case to help burnish his tough-on-pot prosecutorial credentials as he eyes the governorship in the socially conservative state. It didn’t work out that way, though. Eric Hagen, who was set to be sacrificed on the altar of Jackley’s ambitions, walked free last week […] SD Attorney General Foiled in Bid to Prosecute Tribal Marijuana Consultant | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Nevada Judge Halts Early Start to Recreational Marijuana Sales

Nevada Judge Halts Early Start to Recreational Marijuana Sales

Nevada Judge Halts Early Start to Recreational Marijuana Sales | Scott Gacek CARSON CITY, NV — Nevada’s anticipated July 1 start to recreational marijuana sales could be delayed following a judge’s ruling earlier this week on a complaint from the alcohol industry. A district judge issued an order Tuesday banning the state’s Department of Taxation from enforcing a May 31 application deadline for medical marijuana dispensaries applying […] Nevada Judge Halts Early Start to Recreational Marijuana Sales | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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South Dakota: Jury Acquits Tribal Marijuana Consultant on All Charges

South Dakota: Jury Acquits Tribal Marijuana Consultant on All Charges

South Dakota: Jury Acquits Tribal Marijuana Consultant on All Charges | TJ Baker FLANDREAU, SD — A marijuana consultant from a Colorado-based firm has been found not guilty of drug-related charges related to his work with a South Dakota tribe’s failed attempt to open a marijuana cultivation facility and smoking lounge in 2015. Eric Hagen, president of the Colorado-based cannabis consulting firm Monarch America was charged with possession […] South Dakota: Jury Acquits Tribal Marijuana Consultant on All Charges | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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How Many States Will Legalize Marijuana This Year?

How Many States Will Legalize Marijuana This Year?

How Many States Will Legalize Marijuana This Year? | Phillip Smith In the euphoric aftermath of marijuana legalization victories in California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada last November, the marijuana blogosphere was alive with predictions about which states would be next to free the weed. But unlike the first eight states, which all legalized it via the initiative and referendum process, for legalization to win this year, […] How Many States Will Legalize Marijuana This Year? | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Some Thoughts on Marijuana Related Patents

Some Thoughts on Marijuana Related Patents

Some Thoughts on Marijuana Related Patents | William Smith Due to the illegality of marijuana, growers and breeders of marijuana have been confused about how possible it is to get patents on their strains of marijuana. This has cast a lot of shadows about who owns the strains in the future. Will they be eligible for patent protection in the future? Are patents for […] Some Thoughts on Marijuana Related Patents | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Memorial Day Sales, Savings & Discounts for Stoners

Memorial Day Sales, Savings & Discounts for Stoners

Memorial Day Sales, Savings & Discounts for Stoners | The Daily Chronic Staff PAX Vaporizers Memorial Day Sale Offer Ends: May. 29, 2017 Visit Merchant Website PAX vaporizers are not just offering veterans a 20% discount this holiday weekend — now through Memorial Day, PAX is donating all net profits to Veterans’ foundations. Offer valid at PAX Vaporizers from Friday, May 26, 2017 through Monday, May 29, 2017. × Visit […] Memorial Day Sales, Savings & Discounts for Stoners | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Maine Lawmakers Pass Bill to Implement Marijuana Legalization Initiative

Maine Lawmakers Pass Bill to Implement Marijuana Legalization Initiative

Maine Lawmakers Pass Bill to Implement Marijuana Legalization Initiative | Marijuana Policy Project AUGUSTA, ME — The Maine Legislature has passed a bill to fund the implementation of the successful 2016 marijuana legalization initiative and change the agency that will regulate marijuana for adult use. The Senate on Thursday passed LD 243 unanimously “under the hammer,” without debate or a roll call vote, sending it to Gov. Paul […] Maine Lawmakers Pass Bill to Implement Marijuana Legalization Initiative | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Vermont Governor Vetoes Marijuana Legalization, Offers ‘Path Forward’

Vermont Governor Vetoes Marijuana Legalization, Offers ‘Path Forward’

Vermont Governor Vetoes Marijuana Legalization, Offers ‘Path Forward’ | Marijuana Policy Project MONTPELIER, VT — Gov. Phil Scott announced Wednesday he is vetoing a bill that would have made marijuana legal for adults in Vermont, but offered a “path forward” for passing it later this year. He specified a handful of changes that would need to be made for him to support the measure and said he […] Vermont Governor Vetoes Marijuana Legalization, Offers ‘Path Forward’ | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Carnival Cruise Line Just Says No to Marijuana Use On Board

Carnival Cruise Line Just Says No to Marijuana Use On Board

Carnival Cruise Line Just Says No to Marijuana Use On Board | HWN Carnival Cruise Lines wants you to know that you can not smoke marijuana on their cruise ships, or even bring it on board. Replying to a tweet Monday, the cruise line said “You cannot smoke Marijuana [sic] or bring it on board.” @ayeeyoo_cfo You cannot smoke Marijuana or bring it on board. — Carnival Cruise Line […] Carnival Cruise Line Just Says No to Marijuana Use On Board | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Montana Special Election: Rob Quist’s Marijuana Use is NORML

Montana Special Election: Rob Quist’s Marijuana Use is NORML

Montana Special Election: Rob Quist’s Marijuana Use is NORML | Erik Altieri One of the latest developments in the Montana Congressional special election is the news that Democratic candidate Rob Quist had previously consumed marijuana during the course of his life. Certain media outlets in the state have attempted to make a lot of hay out of this issue, hoping to shift a hotly contested election. I […] Montana Special Election: Rob Quist’s Marijuana Use is NORML | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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