BREAKING NEWS for NC Prospective hemp farmers
Initial commission funding of $200,000 complete!
The North Carolina Industrial Hemp Association saw the next step to hemp production in NC sprout Wednesday when $200,000 of non-state money, as required by Senate Bill 313, was presented to the Commissioner of Agriculture, Steve Troxler. Through the joint efforts of the NC Industrial Hemp Association and BioRegen Innovations Cooperative (Find them on Facebook at https://m.facebook.com/bioregencoop/), the initial operating expenses of the North Carolina Industrial Hemp Commission have been funded. Bio-Regen Innovations contributed 150k along with NCIHA who contributed 50k for funding the NC Industrial Hemp Commission. “We are excited about the possibility of a spring 2017 hemp crop but there is still a lot of work to be accomplished,” said Commissioner Troxler during the meeting.
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