“There definitely is a bottleneck,” said attorney Courtney Moran, founder of EarthLaw LLC. She’s also the president and lobbyist for the Oregon Industrial Hemp Farmers Association, as well as the chief legislative strategist for Agricultural Hemp Solutions, a government affairs firm involved in passing comprehensive industrial hemp legislation. “And, the bottleneck is not just in Oregon. It’s nationally.”
Pellets for wood stoves is one potential use. Another is “hempcrete,” a biocomposite building material made from combining hemp fibers with a lime-based binder. It’s so lightweight that it floats in water, yet has excellent insulating properties. Smalley said American building codes don’t quite know what to make of the fiber yet, but Freedom Hemp Co. plans to hire a lobbyist to promote its use in the United States.
Moran said that as of spring 2019, some processors were still processing crops from 2017 or even 2016, leading to delayed payments for farmers. Some growers are responding by doing processing themselves, while others are relying on the small but growing pool of contract processing providers.
A study that was done in 2017 by the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in conjunction with Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (and published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), found that the contents of high CBD products often vary drastically from the manufacturer’s claim.
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