New Regulation Looms Over Vermont Hemp-Derived Products

Vermont hemp producers are staring down an uncertain future, as the state Agency of Agriculture ...

Meg McIntyre 8 Dec 2022

Control Board: Hemp-Derived Products Containing 1mg Or More THC Must Be Regulated

MONTPELIER — On Friday November 4, the Vermont Cannabis Control Board posted an industry bulletin to their ...

Heady Vermont Staff 15 Nov 2022
Outdoor CBD Hemp cultivated by Farm Fresh Hemp in Essex. Photo by Erin Doble.

Vermont Hemp Production Plan Gets Approval From USDA

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets’ (VAAFM) Hemp Program received approval from ...

Heady Vermont Staff 21 Dec 2021

USDA Planning Large-Scale Survey Of 20,000 Hemp Farmers

Federal agriculture officials are once again asking the White House for permission to send a ...

Marco SIlva 17 Jul 2021

Defining the Difference: Vermont Hemp Program and the Cannabis Control Board

MONTPELIER — Recently, officials with the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets (VAAFM) Hemp Program ...

Heady Vermont Staff 7 Jun 2021

VT Agency of Ag: Making of Delta-8, Use in Hemp Products Not Allowed Under Hemp Program

Is the Manufacture of Delta-8-THC or its Use in Hemp Products Permitted under the ...

Heady Vermont Staff 24 Apr 2021

USDA Seeks Public Comment on Survey of 18,000 Hemp Producers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to distribute a survey across the country in ...

Heady Vermont Staff 28 Oct 2020

National Cannabis Industry Association Urges DEA to Rescind Interim Hemp Rule

Organization submitted comments on proposed rule that oversteps Congress and would create confusion in hemp ...

Heady Vermont Staff 21 Oct 2020

Vermont Agriculture Update: Ironing Out The Bump In Federal Hemp Standards

The following is a Vermont Agriculture Press Release from the Office of Sen. Patrick Leahy (...

Heady Vermont Staff 20 Oct 2020

Exhibitor Signups are LIVE for Virtual Vermont Hemp Fest

We’re disappointed we won’t be able to catch up in person with all ...

Heady Vermont Staff 4 Oct 2020

Hemp Farming and Slavery: A Story of Exploit and Shame

Slave labor brought this labor-intensive crop to prominence in centuries past. As the hemp industry ...

Monica Donovan 30 Jun 2020

VT Agency of Ag Covers New Hemp Rules in UVM Webinar

Stephanie Smith of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) kicked off the ...

Heady Vermont Staff 18 Jun 2020

Rolling With The Punches: Hemp Farming Pandemic Style

Farming is a challenging occupation under even the best of circumstances. Given the additional burden ...

Heady Vermont Staff 8 May 2020

Activist Chronicles: Open Letter to Ben & Jerry’s Asking For Support For Vermont Hemp, July 1993

BURLINGTON, Vt. — Last week, Heady Vermont cofounder Eli Harrington appeared on Plan V-TV [LINK] and ...

Heady Vermont Staff 4 Dec 2017