In September, all licensed Georgia hemp farmers and processors received an email stating public comments were open for changes to the 2022 hemp rules. The Department of Agriculture gave examples of the proposed changes, and offered until middle October for anyone to make comments on the rules. Below are my comments on the current rules, and my perspective on positive… Read More »Georgia’s Confusing Hemp Rules are Undermining the Industry
My passion for hemp and CBD started nearly a decade ago. The experience of watching CBD help my son come back from near death, related to a vaccine injury which led to a rare immune disorder called dermatomyositis, opened my eyes to how important cannabis is for the human body. The fairly recent discovery of the endocannabinoid system, and it’s role in the human body, is shedding a light on how important cannabis can be important for the immune system.
On a beautiful Thursday afternoon (July 22, 2021) I heard a helicopter over my property for an extended amount of time. Considering I’m a licensed hemp farmer I assumed they were checking my plot, or maybe doing some basic training to help identify cannabis from the air. When I submitted my license paperwork with the Georgia department of agriculture it’s… Read More »Harassed for Hemp Farming in Georgia
The newest hemp derived product that’s extremely popular is delta-8 THC (short for delta-8-tetrahydrocannabinol). You’ve probably heard of it’s relative compound, delta-9 (THC), which is the active ingredient in medical cannabis (marijuana). Delta-9 is a scheduled substance meanwhile delta-8 is hemp derived, making Delta-8 federally legal at this time. Delta-9 is known for it’s intoxicating effects. For the last few… Read More »What is Delta-8 THC?
This is a letter to all Georgia politicians sharing my perspective on the current hemp bill . Greetings Georgia Politicians! I hope this message finds you well, and with a few minutes to spare to hear from a Georgia citizen. A little about myself- I am an entrepreneur with multiple businesses in North Georgia, owner of a small Georgia hemp… Read More »A letter to Georgia politicians about the current hemp bill