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Is HIA’s 21-Year War on U.S. Hemp Finally Ending?

Is HIA’s 21-Year War on U.S. Hemp Finally Ending?

After a Generation of "Manufacturing Dissent," is HIA's War on U.S. Hemp Finally Ending in Insolvency? ...
Hemp Terpenes for Improved Terroir

Hemp Terpenes for Improved Terroir

Many counties in California are banning marijuana grows up-wind from wineries, over fear of “Terpene Taint,” the smell of the aromatic compounds in the plant contaminating their wines. Yes, it’s a stretch of logic and science, but  the mono-culture grape industry owned mostly by foreign corporations rules those counties. However, it appears that the first … Continue reading "Hemp Terpenes for Improved Terroir" ...

$4 B, 1.1% Savings in Rx Drug Costs from Legal Marijuana

Why won’t the Feds legalize? The US could save $500,000,000 annually just in prescription drug costs if medical marijuana was legal, and that’s just the Medicare Part D costs. Extrapolated to all US prescription costs not just Part D (disabled and retired), the annual savings is almost $4 billion, 1.1% of prescription drug expenditures. With … Continue reading "$4 B, 1.1% Savings in Rx Drug Costs from Legal Marijuana" ...

Prop 65: Marijuana Smoke and Δ9-THC

Office Of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment Proposition 65 Evidence On The Developmental Toxicity Of Cannabis (Marijuana) Smoke and Δ9-THC October 2019, 441 pages Click here to download free:https://oehha.ca.gov/media/downloads/proposition-65/chemicals/cannabisdarthid100419.pdf Click to SAVE as a PDF ...... Click to PRINT ...
CBD Smokable Hemp Impact: 10% Fewer Drugs Prescribed

CBD Smokable Hemp Impact: 10% Fewer Drugs Prescribed

☑️ -10% anxiolytic and sedative prescriptions ☑️ -5% anti-psychotic prescriptions ☑️ -1.5% anti-epileptic, anti-depressive, opioid and anti-migraine prescriptions Study: Do-It-Yourself medicine? The impact of light cannabis liberalization on prescription drugs “Abstract This paper provides the first analysis of “Do-it-Yourself Medicine” concerning marijuana consumption by studying the effects of the unintended liberalization of light cannabis [CBD … Continue reading "CBD Smokable Hemp Impact: 10% Fewer Drugs Prescribed" ...

FSMA HACCP Plan for Free Download

If you produce food, Cannabinoid products, or smokable hemp, this should be your bare-minimum quality assurance program: FSMA Human Food Audit ChecklistIowa State University Extension and Outreach Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was signed into law on January 4, 2011. FSMA is the largest change in food … Continue reading "FSMA HACCP Plan for Free Download" ...

The Richard Rose Report + Hemp Today Podcast: Developing Hemp in the Tropics

PODCAST (15 min.) The Richard Rose Report: Episode 3: June 9, 2020 – This week Richard takes us through the latitudinal zones and the potential for industrial hemp in traditional “not hemp” zones. Click for more: https://hemptoday.net/ht-podcast-the-potential-for-developing-hemp-in-not-hemp-zones/amp/ Click to SAVE as a PDF ...... Click to PRINT ...
Cannabullshitiol

Cannabullshitiol

Two popular Cannabinoids: CBS: Cannabullshitiol. CBSa: Cannabullshitiolic acid. Chemical structure: 3$-9€-OOH. I had Proof of Life but it died. (Yes, this post is humor, or if you’re British, humour.) #Cannabis #Cannabinoid Click to SAVE as a PDF ...... Click to PRINT ...
The One-Percent Solution

The One-Percent Solution

I’ve been arguing for 1% max THC for hemp for 5 years. CDA SecAg Duane Sinning even called me for doing so (“‘Free the Farmer 2016’ is counterproductive as it is factually inaccurate and does not reflect reality. A few people are pushing it because they have a personal agenda, but it … Continue reading "The One-Percent Solution" ...
Pearl-Clutchers Demand FDA Do Something, Anything, About CBD

Pearl-Clutchers Demand FDA Do Something, Anything, About CBD

Four anti-dietary supplement organizations with zero expertise in Cannabis or Hemp sent an 11-page letter to FDA demanding action on safe, nontoxicating, not-Scheduled CBD from legal hemp. It amounts to “Prohibition v2.0,” a desire to criminalize CBD except for Big Pharma, and for FDA to do something anything so the big boys can monopolize CBD. … Continue reading "Pearl-Clutchers Demand FDA Do Something, Anything, About CBD" ...

World’s. Worst. Laws.

World's. Worst. Laws. The Hemp Industries Association (HIA) is behind some of the worst hemp laws in the country, designed to block hemp while appearing to legalize it, in California and Hawaii. ...
1980-2020: Richard Rose Industry Firsts

1980-2020: Richard Rose Industry Firsts

Vegan and Soyfoods FirstsVegan restaurant in California (1980)Vegan egg-nog (1981)Tofu merchandised in a box (1985)Tofu frozen dessert powdered mixes (1985)Tofu ice cream exported to Japan (1986)Food & Beverage Marketing “Leading Innovator of 1986” (1986)Organic vegan cream cheese (1994)Introduced 80+ vegan and soyfoods (1980-1994): Brightsong Tofu, Marinated Tofu, Vege-Herb Tofu, Soymilk, Tofu Creamie, Tofu Salad Dressing, … Continue reading "1980-2020: Richard Rose Industry Firsts" ...
2002: DEA’s THC Clarification Causes Confusion

2002: DEA’s THC Clarification Causes Confusion

DEA’s THC Clarification Causes Confusion. Natural Foods Merchandiser, March 2002, p. 18, 20, by Mitchell Clute. On Oct. 9, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration issued a clarification of the Controlled Substances Act of 1972 stating that hemp foods containing any detectable levels of THC, the psychoactive chemical found in marijuana, will henceforth be considered illegal … Continue reading "2002: DEA’s THC Clarification Causes Confusion" ...
2001: DEA Threatens Hemp Industry

2001: DEA Threatens Hemp Industry

DEA Threatens Hemp Industry. Vitamin Retailer, December 2001, by Lisa Schofield. The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has issued new interim rules stating that any hemp product that “causes THC to enter the human body” may not be manufactured, sold or consumed in the United States. These rules, which were published in the October 9 issue … Continue reading "2001: DEA Threatens Hemp Industry" ...
1995: Hemp As Food

1995: Hemp As Food

Hemp As Food. SHARE Guide, Nov/Dec 1995, by Richard Rose. Care, Handling, and Preparation of Hemp Seeds It is taught that Buddha ate one hemp seed a day for three years in his ascetic period. If hemp seed was good enough for Buddha, it should be good enough for us. But how, and in what … Continue reading "1995: Hemp As Food" ...

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