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President Obama Signs Farm Bill Legalizing Industrial Hemp Research
Green Lifestyle  (tags: sustainable farming, hemp, hemp seeds, textiles, Farm bill )

Laura
- 507 days ago - ecowatch.com
President Obama has signed the Farm Bill which contains an amendment to legalize hemp production for research purposes. The amendment allows State Agriculture Departments, colleges and universities to grow hemp, defined as the non-drug oilseed and ..
Kentucky Will Have Hemp Crop This Year
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, hemp, organic, Sustainabililty, green, government, law, AlternativeMed, environment )

Carol
- 517 days ago - lex18.com
Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer says industrial hemp will make a comeback in Kentucky after decades of being banned if Congress finishes work on a farm bill that includes hemp language.
Hemp For Victory: Fifty Years' a Not Growing: America's First Hemp Harvest
Green Lifestyle  (tags: hemp, food, fuel, fabric, medicine, green lifestyle, green living, environment, eco-friendly, planet, Colorado, Amendment 64 )

Brian
- 631 days ago - hempforvictory.blogspot.com
America's first (known) hemp harvest in more than fifty years began this month in southeastern Colorado. This past spring, following the passage of Amendment 64, which legalized small amts of marijuana for adults and paved the way for industrial hemp...
Hemp Legalization Effort Gathers Steam
Green Lifestyle  (tags: hemp, food, fuel, fabric, medicine, green lifestyle, green living, environment, eco-friendly, planet )

Brian
- 895 days ago - washingtonpost.com
"While the United States ranks as the world's leading consumer of hemp products, it is the only major industrialized country that bans growing it, even though 11 states have passed measures removing barriers to hemp production and research. "
HEMP Can Save the World
Green Lifestyle  (tags: hemp, food, fuel, fabric, medicine, green lifestyle, green living, environment, eco-friendly, planet )

Brian
- 944 days ago - nutiva.com
A light-hearted look at the benefits of using hemp for the human health and for the environment.
Bamboo Houses Built For Refugee Orphans
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Sustainabililty, sustainable, recycling, humans, greenliving, greenproducts, eco-friendly, conservation, home, healthy, organic, green, design, hemp )

Alice
- 1056 days ago - 6bit.me
There's nothing better than design with a cause, and that's exactly what the Soe Ker Tie Houses on the Thai Burmese border are. The project was developed with sustainability mind, and was created to house Karen refugee orphans.
ACTION ALERT: Legalize the Production of Industrial Hemp! PLEASE SIGN !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: hemp, farmers, plants, ecoystems, environment, family, conservation, business )

Simone
- 1102 days ago - forcechange.com
An amendment to the federal farm bill would nationally legalize the farming of industrial hemp. This plant has a wide variety of uses, but currently manufacturers must import it. By allowing it to be grown in the U.S., manufacturers can support domestic
Company Uses Hemp To Help Build Homes, Despite Costly Regulations
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, Sustainabililty, hemp, fuel, fiber, housing material, cannabis, non-psychoactive, green homes, green building material )

Brian
- 1106 days ago - minnesota.cbslocal.com
Chances are pretty good that if somebody asks you about hemp, your first thoughts might land on the weed that gets rolled into joints. And that's the unfortunate reality plaguing proponents who seek to strip federal regulations on industrial grade hemp.
World's Biggest Cities Are Tapping Into the Green Economy Benefits
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenliving, interesting, climate change, cities, greenproducts, hemp, environment, eco-friendly, sustainable )

Cal
- 1118 days ago - enn.com
Cities around the world have identified the economic benefits from tackling the effects of climate change, according to a new report released today by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)
Let Our Farmers Grow (Industrial Hemp)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, farming, food, green, greenproducts, health, hemp, sustainable )

Kathy
- 1350 days ago - commondreams.org
Currently farmers can grow industrial hemp only if they have received a permit from the DEA - a prospect that the agency has made all but impossible for decades. Otherwise, it is illegal to grow.
14 Kinds of Jobs Sustained By Marijuana | Drugs | AlterNet
Green Lifestyle  (tags: government, propaganda, lies, economy, sustainabledevelopment, eco-friendly, greenproducts, hemp, organic, green )

Charlotte
- 1354 days ago - alternet.org
Marijuana is one American industry that's showing some promise in the job market.
Boston Vegetarian Food Festival
Green Lifestyle  (tags: vegan, vegetarian, Boston, BVFF, BVS, FreeFood, October, 2011, ahimsa, health, hemp, green, greenliving, goodnews, interesting, Sustainabililty, sustainable, society, water, CO2emissions, eco-friendly, environment, family, food, greenproducts, healthy )

Maynard
- 1359 days ago - bostonveg.org
At the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center (RLTAC) in Roxbury Crossing section of Boston, on the MBTA Orange Line, NEAR Northeastern University, Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health - free admission (except for 'premium hour')
Why the Marijuana Industry Needs to Get a Lot Greener
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenproducts, greenliving, marijuana industry, hemp, eco-friendly, Sustainabililty, society, health )

Cal
- 1402 days ago - alternet.org
There's a budding movement urging pot growers to ask themselves: How green is your grass? The carbon footprint of the marijuana industry needs to be reduced.
Hemp Homes Are Cutting Edge of Green Building
Green Lifestyle  (tags: architecture, business, design, eco-friendly, family, greenliving, green, health, hemp, energy, greenproducts, home, healthy, organic, housing, house, home )

Carol
- 1750 days ago - content.usatoday.com
Hemp is turning a new leaf. The plant fiber, used to make the sails that took Christopher Columbus' ships to the New World, is now a building material.
A House Made of Hemp
Green Lifestyle  (tags: architecture, conservation, eco-friendly, energy, greenliving, hemp, home, sustainable, technology )

Linda
- 1761 days ago - money.cnn.com
A short video shows a home that is sustainably built with hemp and other natural materials. Remarkable and so green. Small steps forward.
 

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