The 2018 Farm Bill is signed and we couldn’t be happier! This is especially exciting for us, as it makes it easier for researchers to conduct studies on the benefits of hemp, which is something we’ve been waiting for. We know the benefits of hemp, you know the benefits, but it will be nice to finally have scientific documentation of hemp benefits.
If you’re not up to date on this legislation, the biggest takeaway to be aware of is that hemp is now classified as an agricultural commodity. For more in depth information, check out this article from Forbes about what this means for hemp and CBD companies like us.