hemp

Lab Testing Hemp, Cannabis
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Barbara Schwarz
July 03, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Hemp is a cousin of marijuana, and a substance with more than 0.3 percent THC is considered marijuana. Anything under that is deemed legal hemp. Harris, Bexar, Fort Bend and Nueces counties say they're going to first require lab tests before they prosecute cases involving small amounts of marijuana...
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Texas state capital building in cloudy day, Austin. Architecture, congress.
Kan1234 | Dreamstime.com
December 07, 2018 - 4:49 pm
AUSTIN (1080 KRLD) - Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller on Thursday called on the members of the Texas delegation of Congress to lift the almost century-old federal ban on hemp production in the United States. The provision is included in the new 2018 Farm Bill before Congress. Hemp is the...
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