The USDA has awarded a $10 million grant to Oregon State University’s Global Hemp Innovation Center (GHIC) to define economic opportunities for industrial hemp in the Western United States. The grant, which […]
National Industrial Hemp Council’s 2021 Hemp Business Summit- a remarkable event bringing together the hemp industry’s leading business, legal, and regulatory figures for pivotal discussions about developments in the world of hemp. The summit will provide an educational and networking opportunity for those currently in or soon to be entering the industrial hemp industry.
Experts in Banking & Farm Credit for Hemp-related Businesses come together to share in a timely panel designed to provide insight on the financial sector of industrial hemp. If hemp […]
Delta Agriculture™ (Delta Ag) estimates it is the largest full-service provider of hemp in the United States. They aim to provide Fortune 500 companies with sustainable raw goods while […]
At the invitation of USDA Secretary Vilsack (right), NIHC joined a stakeholder call on Monday to discuss issues of interest to U.S. Agriculture Trade. The call included an update from […]
This past week, NIHC traveled to Raleigh, North Carolina to participate in the third annual Southern Hemp Expo (SHE3). We were delighted to take part in this great event and […]
Please join us in welcoming Grace Johnson, who will be serving NIHC as Director of Government and Industry Affairs. Grace comes to NIHC from the National Wooden Pallet and Container Association (NWPCA). […]
On August 23, NIHC Staff, along with Government Affairs Committee Chair Rick Fox of Meristem Farms in Vermont, and NIHC Members Delta Ag, Santa Fe Farms, Scotts Miracle Gro and representatives […]
The National Industrial Hemp Council (NIHC) has been busy throughout the year planning for our annual meeting. We are also forging ahead with our long-term strategies that aim to put […]
At NIHC, our motto is “Working Together Works.” We believe that as the hemp industry unites, the power of its potential in the United States, and worldwide, is undeniable. Our […]
By Beau R. Whitney, NIHC Chief Economist The growth and expansion of the hemp industry has received some tough setbacks over the past three years. From regulatory uncertainty and an […]
The National Industrial Hemp Council provides high quality networking and resources for its members, from the farm to consumer. Our goals are to further market development, assist members in entering the industry, and educating the consumer on industrial hemp and its applications.