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Congress Passes Farm Bill

Washington, D.C.—Congress has passed an $867 million farm bill with bipartisan support. The Senate passed the bill with an 87 to 13 vote; the...

Tentative Deal Reached on Farm Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Negotiators in Congress have struck a tentative deal on the Farm Bill. “We’re pleased to announce that we’ve reached an agreement in...

California Hemp Farming Approved; Farm Bill Stalls

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Vote Hemp, the nation’s leading grassroots hemp advocacy organization working to change state and federal laws to allow commercial hemp farming,...

Optimism High on ‘Game-Changing’ Hemp Farming Act

Baltimore, MD —Passage of the “game changing” hemp provisions in the Farm Bill of 2018 is expected to go smoothly, according to a panel...

Fight’s Not Over to Include Multivitamins in Farm Bill

Washington, D.C. -- The Farm Bill passed by the U.S. Senate leaves out multivitamins as an allowable purchase with SNAP benefits. But the fight...
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SNAP Stays In House Version of Farm Bill

Washington, D.C  — The Agriculture and Nutrition Bill passed 213-211, which included the controversial work rules for most adult food-stamp recipients, passed the House but...

Action Keeps Hemp Farming Act Alive

The 11th hour email deluge that helped preserve the Hemp Farming Act of 2018, is just the beginning of what will be a vigorous...

Listen: Hemp, Cannabinoids and Change

Managing editor Sebastian Krawiec discusses the rapidly scaling market for hemp-based products, the state of the Farm Bill, and other topics addressed in his...

Farm Bill Passes Senate Agriculture Committee

The Farm Bill has passed the Senate Agriculture Committee with a 20-1 vote, with Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) being the sole "no" vote after...

McConnell’s Hemp Farming Act Clears First Hurdle

Washington, DC — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's Hemp Farming Act of 2018 remains completely intact and will be included in the review of...

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