The Agricultural Act of 2014 (Aka. The Farm Bill) removed federal restrictions against industrial hemp by permitting states that pass legislation the right of state departments of agriculture or institutions of higher education to conduct research and development trials of industrial hemp as a recognized agricultural commodity.
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Hana graduated from the Faculty of Agriculture, University of South Bohemia in 1999 where she wrote her thesis on cultivation and use of hemp in the Czech Republic. She has been an active member since 2000 of Konopa, an NGO that educates the public and professionals about the potential of hemp. From 2011 she was a member of the Committee on Petitions for medical cannabis in the Czech country. She founded Hempoint Ltd. in 2010, focusing on growing organic hemp mainly for flowers and seed production, and making Hempoint branded food products for the hemp wholesale and retail markets. Beginning in 2016, she started to work on Patient Focused Certification (PFC) standards for cannabis growing with the International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute (ICCI).
Dennis Brovarone is a Senior Attorney at Hoban Law Group where he continues his 30 year legal practice in Colorado specializing in corporate finance, governance and securities law. Mr. Brovarone received his J.D. from the University of Denver College of Law in 1986 and his B.A. in political science from the University of Colorado in 1978. Mr. Brovarone has served entrepreneurs and investors with his deep experience in capital formation at all levels, corporate transactions and federal/state compliance, including the new option of crowd-funded investment.
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Adams State University
Are you looking for training or education in hemp farming best practices? In association with Adams State University and European Hemp Experts, Bija Hemp LLC has created an entire curriculum on industrial hemp farming and cultivation techniques aggregated from nearly a century of agronomic data from hemp farmers across international borders.