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State officials prepare for hemp seed battle

HONOLULU —A battle could be brewing when it comes to obtaining hemp seeds here in Hawaii. There’s a growth in industrial hemp research across the nation and lawmakers are ready to see the University of Hawaii start turning dirt on its first planned project. “It’s terribly important for our farmers and for our economy in Hawaii,” said Rep. Cynthia Thielen. [Read More]

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Rob Meagher, CBE’s Founder, President and Editor-in-Chief is a 30 year veteran of the media world. His career has spanned from stints representing the Washington Post, USA Weekend, Reader’s Digest, Financial World & Corporate Finance to the technology world where he worked at International Data Group and Ziff Davis where he was part of the launch team for The Web Magazine, Yahoo Internet Life, Smart Business and Expedia Travels before starting his own marketing and Publisher’s Representative Firm. He also ran all print and online media sales and marketing for the Society for Human Resource Management before partnering with Forbes and then Fortune to create Special Sections covering a variety of topics. Rob, who started CBE Press in 2014, can be contacted at [email protected]

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