Tennessee reports 6 cases of illnesses related to…

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Health officials in Tennessee are reporting six cases of suspected respiratory disease among people who used electronic cigarettes or other vaping devices. State epidemiologist Tim Jones said in a statement Friday…

Hemp in California: Proposed CBD legislation put on…

(Editor’s note: This is part of an occasional series on California’s hemp industry. To read the previous installment, click here.) California’s long-awaited legislation to legalize hemp-derived CBD in foods, beverages and cosmetics has been put on…

Hemp task force in Australian state focuses on…

Posted By: HempToday™ September 4, 2019The Australian state of Victoria has named a three-member task force to explore the industrial uses of hemp, the government said this week. “Hemp has huge potential in so many applications,…

U.S. agency moves to clarify hemp not a…

Posted By: HempToday™ September 2, 2019The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has changed the definition of marijuana to exclude hemp — helping to clarify the plant is no longer considered a controlled substance.The DEA guidance…