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PA Awards $200,000 To Grow Hemp Industry; Invites Proposals For $392,000...

Acting Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding announced $200,000 in grants to three agriculture nonprofits to fund projects aimed at growing fiber and food hemp markets,...

PA Medical Marijuana ID Cards to Get New Look in 2023

The PA Medical Marijuana ID cards will adopt an updated design for all cards printed after January 1, 2023. The newly designed cards will be...

1,2,3’s of CBD for People and Pets

Are you tired of taking medications for aches and pains? Many are trying CBD products as an alternative but do you know which to...

Deadline Approaches for Individuals Interested in Applying for a Pardon for...

Governor Tom Wolf and Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman said today that the deadline is approaching to apply for a pardon for select minor, non-violent...

PA Agriculture Secretary Highlights Investments in PA Hemp Industry at Hemp...

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding opened the 2022 Pennsylvania Hemp Summit welcoming nearly 100 hemp growers and entrepreneurs to the conference and trade show. He...

Penn State Develops New App Shows How Cannabinoids Interact with Medications

A new web-based application developed by Penn State researchers could help pharmacists and other health care providers improve patient safety by reducing unintended interactions...

PA Department of Health Expands Financial Assistance for Medical Marijuana Patients

The Department of Health expanded financial assistance available in the Medical Marijuana Assistance Program (MMAP) and announced the ninth clinical registrant of the Medical...

Pennsylvania Opens 2022 Hemp Permit Applications; Encourages Growers to Report Acreage,...

The PA Department of Agriculture is now taking applications for permits to grow or process hemp in the 2022 season. Grower applications for commercial...

First Bi-Partisan Bill to Legalize the Adult Use of Marijuana in...

State Senator Dan Laughlin (R-Erie) and State Senator Sharif Street (D-Philadelphia) introduced bipartisan legislation to legalize the adult use of marijuana in Pennsylvania. The bill establishes...

$1.4 Million Available to Strengthen Specialty Crop Market

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is seeking projects that strengthen the state’s competitiveness of horticultural specialty crops and combat food system shortfalls associated with...