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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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Colorado: Marijuana Sales Surpass $1 Billion in 2016

Colorado: Marijuana Sales Surpass $ 1 Billion in 2016 | NORML DENVER, CO — Retail sales of marijuana in Colorado totaled well over $ 1 billion in the first ten months of 2016 and are estimated to reach $ 1.3 billion by year’s end, according to data provided by the state’s Department of Revenue. The sales totals are an increase over last year, when retailers sold $ 996,184,788 in marijuana-related […] Colorado: Marijuana Sales Surpass $ 1 Billion in 2016 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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New Hampshire Marijuana Legalization Study Commission Proposed

New Hampshire Marijuana Legalization Study Commission Proposed | Scott Gacek CONCORD, NH — A bi-partisan group of lawmakers in New Hampshire has filed a bill that would create a commission to study the legalization, taxation and regulation of marijuana in the Granite State. House Bill 215 is sponsored in the House by Reps. Robert Cushing (D) and John O’Connor (R), and in the Senate by Sens. Dan […] New Hampshire Marijuana Legalization Study Commission Proposed | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Rhode Island Lawmakers Start Push to Legalize Marijuana

Rhode Island Lawmakers Start Push to Legalize Marijuana | Jared Moffat PROVIDENCE, RI — As the Massachusetts government prepares to implement an initiative to regulate and tax marijuana that was approved by voters in November, lawmakers in Rhode Island are poised to introduce similar legislation. State Sen. Joshua Miller (D-Cranston) and State Rep. Scott Slater (D-Providence) will discuss the proposal at a news conference at the Rhode Island […] Rhode Island Lawmakers Start Push to Legalize Marijuana | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Puerto Rico’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open for Business

Puerto Rico’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open for Business | NORML SAN JUAN, PR — Puerto Rico’s first legal medical cannabis dispensaries opened their doors last week. The new facilities are operating in accordance with a 2015 executive order by Gov. Alejandro García Padilla, which called on health officials to regulate the dispensing of cannabis-infused products – such as oils and pills – to qualified patients. An […] Puerto Rico’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open for Business | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Missouri: Minor Marijuana Possession Offenses No Longer Punishable By Jail

Missouri: Minor Marijuana Possession Offenses No Longer Punishable By Jail

Missouri: Minor Marijuana Possession Offenses No Longer Punishable By Jail | NORML COLUMBIA, MO — Sentencing reforms took effect on January 1, 2017 eliminating the threat of jail time for some first-time marijuana offenders. Under the newly enacted law, first-time offenders who possess no more than ten grams of cannabis face a $ 500 fine, but no threat of incarceration. However, the act remains classified under state law as […] Missouri: Minor Marijuana Possession Offenses No Longer Punishable By Jail | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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75,000 Demand DEA Stop Disseminating Blatantly False Information About Medical Marijuana

75,000 Demand DEA Stop Disseminating Blatantly False Information About Medical Marijuana | Anna Zuccaro In a new petition from Americans for Safe Access and Change.org, over 75,000 people are calling on the Drug Enforcement Administration to stop disseminating false information about medical cannabis immediately and ensure that any future information about medical cannabis treatment reflects medically-accurate and up-to-date facts. The petition, which calls on President Obama to take immediate […] 75,000 Demand DEA Stop Disseminating Blatantly False Information About Medical Marijuana | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Vermont Governor Pardons Nearly 200 People for Marijuana

Vermont Governor Pardons Nearly 200 People for Marijuana

Vermont Governor Pardons Nearly 200 People for Marijuana | Scott Gacek MONTPELIER, VT — In one of his final acts as Vermont’s Governor, Peter Shumlin (D) has issued pardons to 192 people convicted of possessing small amounts of marijuana. The governor, who had pushed for the state legislature to legalize marijuana for adults last year, had announced in December that he would consider pardons for those with […] Vermont Governor Pardons Nearly 200 People for Marijuana | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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“Just Say No” to Jeff Sessions for Attorney General Campaign Launched by DPA

“Just Say No” to Jeff Sessions for Attorney General Campaign Launched by DPA

“Just Say No” to Jeff Sessions for Attorney General Campaign Launched by DPA | Drug Policy Alliance The Drug Policy Alliance is launching a campaign to put the brakes on Alabama Republican Senator Jeff Sessions’ nomination for Attorney General. The Drug Policy Alliance campaign includes a new video launched today on The Root that exposes Jeff Sessions’ appalling record on drug policy, civil and human rights, and criminal justice reform. The Drug Policy […] “Just Say No” to Jeff Sessions for Attorney General Campaign Launched by DPA | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Maine’s Marijuana Legalization Law Takes Effect January 30

Maine’s Marijuana Legalization Law Takes Effect January 30

Maine’s Marijuana Legalization Law Takes Effect January 30 | TJ Baker It’s official: Limited possession and cultivation of marijuana will become legal for adults in Maine on January 30 now that a recount on the vote has been halted and Governor Paul LePage has signed the results of the election. The Maine Secretary of State’s office, via Twitter, confirmed that the Governor signed the proclamation on Saturday. […] Maine’s Marijuana Legalization Law Takes Effect January 30 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Massachusetts Lawmakers Delay Start of Legal Marijuana Sales

Massachusetts Lawmakers Delay Start of Legal Marijuana Sales

Massachusetts Lawmakers Delay Start of Legal Marijuana Sales | Scott Gacek BOSTON, MA — Lawmakers in Massachusetts wasted no time in meddling with a referendum passed by voters in November to legalize recreational marijuana for adults, passing legislation Wednesday to delay the start of a retail cannabis market by several months. Home cultivation and personal possession of marijuana by adults 21 or older became legal on December […] Massachusetts Lawmakers Delay Start of Legal Marijuana Sales | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Thousands of Medical Marijuana Applications Leaked in Nevada

Thousands of Medical Marijuana Applications Leaked in Nevada

Thousands of Medical Marijuana Applications Leaked in Nevada | TJ Baker Personal data from thousands of people vying to work in Nevada‘s medical marijuana industry were leaked due to a glitch in the state’s website, which has now been taken offline until security can be restored. The bug exposed the full 8-page application from nearly 12,000 applicants to anyone with the right web address, according to ZDnet, […] Thousands of Medical Marijuana Applications Leaked in Nevada | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Reminder: Oregon Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Return to Patients Only Jan 1

Reminder: Oregon Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Return to Patients Only Jan 1 | TJ Baker As of January 1, 2017, Oregon’s medical marijuana dispensaries will no longer be able to sell to adults 21 or older without a valid medical marijuana card as the state’s early recreational marijuana sales end. Adults 21 or older wishing to purchase marijuana for recreational use will only be able to do so from retail […] Reminder: Oregon Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Return to Patients Only Jan 1 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Two Medical Marijuana Bills Filed in Missouri

Two Medical Marijuana Bills Filed in Missouri | Scott Gacek Two lawmakers in Missouri have filed proposals for the upcoming 2017 legislation to legalize medical marijuana and create a comprehensive statewide medical cannabis program. The two bills, Senate Bill 56, sponsored by Jason Holsman (D-Kansas City), and Senate Bill 153, sponsored by Rob Schaaf (R-St. Joseph), were pre-filed earlier this month. With Republicans holding a super-majority in […] Two Medical Marijuana Bills Filed in Missouri | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program Reaches Important Milestone

Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program Reaches Important Milestone | Scott Gacek HARRISBURG, PA — Full implementation of Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program is still over a year away, but a significant milestone was reached this week when the Department of Health announced where the state’s dispensaries and cultivation facilities will be located, and that applications will be accepted starting in January. On Wednesday, Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Karen […] Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program Reaches Important Milestone | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Connecticut Senate Leader to File Marijuana Legalization Bill for 2017

Connecticut Senate Leader to File Marijuana Legalization Bill for 2017

Connecticut Senate Leader to File Marijuana Legalization Bill for 2017 | Scott Gacek HARTFORD, CT — Governor Dannel Malloy may be on the fence when it comes to marijuana legalization, but one of the state’s most prominent lawmakers will push for Connecticut to join two nearby New England states in taxing and regulating sales of cannabis to adults. Senate President Pro Tem Martin M. Looney (D-New Haven) pre-filed legislation for the […] Connecticut Senate Leader to File Marijuana Legalization Bill for 2017 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Half of Americans Support Marijuana Legalization, 82% Support Medical

Half of Americans Support Marijuana Legalization, 82% Support Medical

Half of Americans Support Marijuana Legalization, 82% Support Medical | TJ Baker NEW YORK, NY — Half of Americans continue to support legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, and just over 8 out of 10 support allowing medical marijuana. According to the Harris Poll released Wednesday, 82% of Americans support legalizing marijuana for medical purposes, up from 81% last year. Meanwhile, 50% of Americans support legalizing marijuana for recreational use, with […] Half of Americans Support Marijuana Legalization, 82% Support Medical | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Study: Medical Marijuana Laws Associated With Fewer Traffic Fatalities

Study: Medical Marijuana Laws Associated With Fewer Traffic Fatalities | Paul Armentano The passage of medical marijuana legalization is associated with reduced traffic fatalities among younger drivers, according to data published online ahead of print in the American Journal of Public Health. Investigators from Columbia University in New York and the University of California at Davis analyzed traffic fatality data from the years 1985 to 2014. They […] Study: Medical Marijuana Laws Associated With Fewer Traffic Fatalities | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Last Minute Gifts for Stoners You Can Still Get Before Christmas

Last Minute Gifts for Stoners You Can Still Get Before Christmas

Last Minute Gifts for Stoners You Can Still Get Before Christmas | The Daily Chronic Staff If you haven’t finished (or started) your holiday shopping yet, and are still looking for some great gift ideas for your favorite stoners and potheads, check out these great last minute stoner gift ideas. If you hurry, there’s still time to get your gifts shipped to you before Christmas without having to pay extra for expedited shipping! Last Minute Gifts for Stoners You Can Still Get Before Christmas | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Marijuana Legalization Opponents Drop Maine Question 1 Recount

Marijuana Legalization Opponents Drop Maine Question 1 Recount

Marijuana Legalization Opponents Drop Maine Question 1 Recount | Scott Gacek AUGUSTA, ME — Opponents of Maine’s Question 1, which was narrowly approved by voters in November, dropped their recount request on Saturday. With the recount challenge dropped, marijuana will become legal for adults 21 or older to possess early next year. The recount had been underway for two weeks, with no significant change to the vote […] Marijuana Legalization Opponents Drop Maine Question 1 Recount | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Maine Governor Wants to ‘Get Rid’ of Medical Marijuana Program

Maine Governor Wants to ‘Get Rid’ of Medical Marijuana Program | Scott Gacek Maine’s Republican Governor Paul LePage has never been a fan of marijuana reform, and on Thursday he suggested that the state’s medical marijuana program should be eliminated now that voters have approved legalizing recreational marijuana. Speaking on the Portland’s WGAN on Thursday, LePage called for the end of the state’s medical marijuana program once recreational ma. In November, Maine […] Maine Governor Wants to ‘Get Rid’ of Medical Marijuana Program | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Massachusetts: Over a Century of Cannabis Criminalization Comes to an End

Massachusetts: Over a Century of Cannabis Criminalization Comes to an End | Paul Armentano Massachusetts today became the sixth US state to enact legislation eliminating criminal penalties specific to the adult possession and personal use of cannabis. The law change ends over a century-long policy of criminal cannabis prohibition in the Bay State. Massachusetts was the first state in the nation to criminalize the use of marijuana — a […] Massachusetts: Over a Century of Cannabis Criminalization Comes to an End | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Hearing Set for Jeff Sessions Attorney General Nomination

Hearing Set for Jeff Sessions Attorney General Nomination | NORML It’s official, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley has set January 10-11, 2017 for the confirmation hearing of noted marijuana law reform opponent Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to become the next Attorney General. Already it appears that Sen. Grassley will try to keep the hearings as short as possible and restrict the number of witnesses […] Hearing Set for Jeff Sessions Attorney General Nomination | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Marijuana Possession Becomes Legal in Massachusetts on Thursday

Marijuana Possession Becomes Legal in Massachusetts on Thursday

Marijuana Possession Becomes Legal in Massachusetts on Thursday | Scott Gacek BOSTON, MA — Adults 21 or older can legally possess up to one ounce of marijuana in public or ten ounces in their homes starting on Thursday, December 15, as the voter-approved Question 4 takes effect. While retail sales remain at least a year away, adults will no longer face a $ 100 fine for possessing […] Marijuana Possession Becomes Legal in Massachusetts on Thursday | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Stoner Savings and Dank Deals: December 11 through 17

Stoner Savings and Dank Deals: December 11 through 17 | The Daily Chronic Staff If you haven’t finished your holiday shopping and are looking for some last minute deals on some great gifts for your favorite stoners, now is the time! If you’re hoping to order online to receive it in time for Christmas, place your orders this week — if you order by Friday, December 16, 2016 from […] Stoner Savings and Dank Deals: December 11 through 17 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Stoner Savings: December 11 through 17

Stoner Savings: December 11 through 17 | The Daily Chronic Staff If you haven’t finished your holiday shopping and are looking for some last minute deals on some great gifts for your favorite stoners, now is the time! If you’re hoping to order online to receive it in time for Christmas, place your orders this week — if you order by Friday, December 16, 2016 from […] Stoner Savings: December 11 through 17 | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Pennsylvania Department of Health Wants Public Input on Medical Marijuana Application Process

Pennsylvania Department of Health Wants Public Input on Medical Marijuana Application Process | Press Release HARRISBURG, PA — Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy today encouraged individuals interested in applying for a medical marijuana grower/processor and/or dispensary permit to complete a brief survey on the department’s website. “One of our primary focuses as we continue to develop this program is to make sure that patients with serious medical conditions have access […] Pennsylvania Department of Health Wants Public Input on Medical Marijuana Application Process | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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Nevada Lawmaker Wants Recreational Marijuana Sales to Start ASAP

Nevada Lawmaker Wants Recreational Marijuana Sales to Start ASAP | Scott Gacek LAS VEGAS, NV — Voters in Nevada legalized marijuana on election day by passing Question 2, allowing adults 21 and older to possess limited amounts of marijuana starting January 1, 2017. But under the measure, a state regulated recreational cannabis market wouldn’t open until 2018, giving state officials time to craft the rules and regulations to […] Nevada Lawmaker Wants Recreational Marijuana Sales to Start ASAP | The Daily Chronic The Daily Chronic ...
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