NC State Extension

Hemp Research Links

University Hemp Research – United States

Cornell, NY
Industrial Hemp – From Seed to Market

University of Kentucky
Agronomic Hemp Research

University of Kentucky
Hemp-Center for Crop Diversification

An Introduction to Industrial Hemp, Hemp Agronomy and UK Agronomic Hemp Research

North Dakota
Industrial Hemp Performance in North Dakota

Industrial Hemp Research Program

Washington State University
Industrial Hemp Opportunity and Challenges

Assessment for Hemp Seed in Layer Hens

Purdue, Indiana
Hemp: A New Crop with New Uses for North America

American Society of Agronomy
Science of Industrial Hemp

Canada and International

List of Approved Canadian Hemp Varieties
Health Canada – List of approved varieties for 2016

Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance- eGuide (Growing Hemp)
Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance – Hemp Production Guide (click on eGuide Table of Contents)

Growing Industrial Hemp in Ontario
Growing Industrial Hemp in Ontario Factsheet

United States Government – Federal Resources

USDA – Organic Certification of Hemp
Instructions of certification

USDA NIFA – Hemp Research Funding
Guidelines for NIFA funding applications

USDA – Hemp Retting
Harvesting, Retting, and fiber seperation

Congressional Research Service
Hemp as an Agricultural Commodity

FDA Warning Letters and Test Results for Cannabidiol(CBD)
Warning Letters

DEA Clarification of the New Drug Code (CBD)
Code 7350

Federal Bureau of Reclamation
Water use on any cannabis

Federal Register
Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp

Cannabidiol (CBD) Research Links

*Not intended as legal advice

Epilepsia – Journal
The case for assessing cannabidiol in epilepsy

Epilepsy & Behavior -Journal
The legal status of cannabis (marijuana) and cannabidiol (CBD) under U.S. law

Consumer Reports – CBD
Can Cannabis Oil Really Treat Seizures

Project CBD
Sourcing CBD – The Vagaries of Federal Law

Questions about the industrial hemp program?


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Photo of Dr. Keith EdmistenDr. Keith EdmistenProfessor of Crop Science & Extension Cotton Specialist (919) 515-4069 keith_edmisten@ncsu.eduCrop and Soil Sciences - NC State University
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