State Legislatures Confront Cannabinoid Complexity

State Legislatures Confront Cannabinoid Complexity

State legislators in the US have been on a steep cannabinoid learning curve since the adoption of the 2018 Farm Bill.  Very few lawmakers understood that hemp markets were largely comprised of flower and extracts that are for all practical purposes, indistinguishable from MJ.  We have discussed this ad nauseum in the Hemp Bulletin since we began publishing in July of 2019, because of the impacts on hemp markets and hemp prices.  

The bans on hemp flower were the kneejerk reaction for some states, or in the case of South Carolina, where they just discretely ordered shop owners to cease sales.  Flower sales have persisted in South Carolina, and nobody has been convicted of possessing hemp without a cultivator’s license to our knowledge, for simply having smokable flower products.  That very thought is absurd, that staff-strapped law enforcement agencies would have the bandwidth to enforce…

Membership is required to view the rest of this post.
Click here to learn more and sign up for a free 7-day trial!

Request a Free 7-Day Trial


    Please enter the level or reporting you're most interest in.
  • Hidden

    Please select the area in which you are most interested in our reporting.
    Please select all areas of secondary interest to you.

  • Must be between 10-26 characters. Including 1 number, 1 capital letter, 1 lower case letter, and 1 special character.
  • Hidden

*all fields required

More from the author

05.20.2021

The Future of Cannabinoid Hemp Markets

04.29.2021

Profitability Continues to be a Moving Target for Hemp Operators

04.22.2021

Persistent Research Needed to Develop Sustainable Hemp Production Systems

Blog

07.16.2021

Vegetable Oil Futures Prices Extend Higher Before Weekend

Vegetable Oil Futures Prices Extend Higher Before Weekend

Vegetable Oil Futures Prices Extend Higher Before Weekend    

Vegetable oil prices extended higher on Friday, with U.S. soybean oil futures up again on bean oil/meal spreading as well as...

06.23.2021

Veg Oils Rise as Weather Woes Remain Focus for Soybean Oil

Veg Oils Rise as Weather Woes Remain Focus for Soybean Oil

Veg Oils Rise as Weather Woes Remain Focus for Soybean Oil

Vegetable oil prices were higher on Wednesday, with overnight gains in palm oil futures driven by bargain buying supporting...

06.04.2021

What’s Ahead in the FOG Markets?

What’s Ahead in the FOG Markets?

Rising Tide – What’s Ahead in the FOG Markets Ryan Standard, Fastmarkets / The Jacobsen The following video is a capture from The Jacobsen Fuels & Feedstocks Virtual Conference...

Latest Tweets

We're less than 16 days away from our Jacobsen Fuels & Feedstock conference. ... https://events.fastmarkets.com/event/f3df1451-f1c1-497d-8818-6be13ef527cc/websitePage:c527be9c-af69-48d1-a107-b3eab50abd0a?utm_campaign=oilseeds&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter #renewables #feedstocks #biofuels

We are excited to announce that we have acquired @thejake1865, expanding and strengthening our agriculture business and bringing new insights and capabilities to our customers. ... Learn more: http://spr.ly/6019HddQb

#FastmarketsAgriculture #agriculture #acquisition

Load More...