Join Us | Contact Us | PO Box 190283, Anchorage, AK 99519

Mail only, please. We do not have a physical office.

The AMIA does not sell or offer for sale any marijuana or marijuana products.

Could Hemp Become Alaska's Next Big Agricultural Crop?

March 6, 2017

From Alaska Dispatch News:

 

Will fields of hemp find a place among Alaska's agricultural crops?

At least one Alaska lawmaker hopes so.

 

In January, Palmer Republican Shelley Hughes introduced a bill — Senate Bill 6 — that would allow for the creation of an Alaska hemp industry fully separate from commercial marijuana.

 

Hughes said she introduced the bill after hearing from farmers in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough who would like to grow hemp, particularly to feed livestock.

 

Read more here.

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Featured Posts

From Alaska Dispatch News:

It won't get you high, but cannabidiol, a compound found in marijuana, is tripping up Alaska's cannabis industry.

Cannabidio...