CBD Blog

CBD is exploding in the market, with new products constantly popping up. However that rapid growth can come with misconceptions. Verena von Pfetten, co-founder of Gossamer, discusses what consumers need to know and the company's new product Dusk in this week's episode of CannaBiz.

  • 1 min read

The Senate and the House passed the 2018 Farm Bill. Now, the bill will be transferred to The White House with President Trump to soon sign it into law. It will become effective immediately in January 2019.

  • 5 min read

It's been a blissful day for our company, and the entire hemp industry. For the first time since we began farming hemp in Kentucky in 2014, we can confidently say hemp is permanently, undoubtedly, 100% LEGAL and HERE TO STAY!

  • 3 min read

Although we have to wait even longer to hear the outcome of the 2018 Farm Bill and whether or not it will contain the language we have all been hoping for (legalizing hemp), Congress has confirmed that the hemp pilot program regime, passed in the 2014 Farm Bill, will remain in place. This means that Ananda Hemp and companies like ours, manufacturing legal hemp-derived CBD products, will continue with business as usual.

  • 2 min read

The U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) have proposed to significantly increase the amount of cannabis that can legally grow in the U.S. for research purposes and reduce the number of opioids that are manufactured in the nation in 2019.

  • 1 min read

Sen. Mitch McConnell originally introduced a stand-alone hemp legalization bill earlier this year, which then picked up support from both Democratic and Republican senators. Since then, the bill was incorporated into the omnibus 2018 Farm Bill, a piece of must-pass legislation.

  • 3 min read

This morning, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell held a press conference at our hemp facilities in Cynthiana. Senator McConnell was joined by Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture, Ryan Quarles to speak on their continued support for hemp production in Kentucky.

  • 2 min read
This morning Senate Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) took the Senate floor to introduce the Hemp Farming Act of 2018. This bill would permanently legalize hemp, removing it from the Controlled Substances Act, and establish it as an agricultural commodity. 
  • 2 min read
Ananda Hemp commended U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell upon his announcement of the pending introduction of "The Hemp Farming Act of 2018." Leader McConnell's bill, which is co-sponsored by U.S. Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Rand Paul (R-KY), would permanently remove hemp from regulation as a controlled substance and treat it as an agricultural commodity. 
  • 2 min read
The passage of the 2014 Federal Farm Bill opened the way for hemp to be cultivated in the United States, but the industry remains heavily regulated. West Virginia has received its seed source approval from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency. While it's too early to tell what kind of impact industrial hemp will have on the state, the crop continues to show promise as a viable farm commodity.
  • 3 min read
Ananda Hemp investor and advocate, Barry Lambert puts Ananda in the spotlight yet again, with an exclusive interview with Sunrise AU. In the interview, the hosts point out that Mr. Lambert has made substantial donations to Sydney University for cannabis research.
  • 1 min read

Cynthiana, Kentucky is ground zero for hemp. This 500-acre hemp farm in Harrison County is a farm that's been years in the making. Ananda Hemp in the spotlight.

  • 2 min read

Search