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Web Page Launched For Farmers Interested In Growing Industrial Hemp

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture has launched an informational web page for farmers interested in growing industrial hemp.

The page has information about hemp’s legal status, and also features aimed at helping to develop state regulations and licensing processes to allow Tennessee farmers to grow hemp.

This year, the state legislature passed a law that would allow it. Hemp can be used for everything from seeds to put on a salad to insulating your attic.

But hemp has also long been associated with its much more potent cousin: cannibis or marijuana. [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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