Hemp for a Healthy Microbiome

Hemp has recently seen a resurgence with many US states allowing for Industrial Hemp cultivation. Industrial hemp had been banned back in the 1930’s and until recent times was really only grown and processed in Europe. This ban had to do with it’s relationship with...

Early Years of the Hemp Initiative

I was inspired by a poli-sci class I took for fun at the University of Colorado at Denver in 1996. Colorado Senator Lloyd Casey attempted to introduce a hemp bill that year. These were the years of the DEA “comin’ to get ’cha!” And that’s what they...

My Natural CBD

What exactly is CBD Tincture Oil and What Does It Do? In simple terms a tincture is a liquid extract of an herb that you take orally. Tinctures concentrate the useful properties of plant material into a convenient liquid form. Unless you’ve been living under a rock or...

Geoff Whaling reflects on first year at NHA

It’s been one year since I was elected Chairman of the Association and there have been many accomplishments achieved, many as a direct result of the work and efforts of our supporters and membership. I would like to reflect on the last year, acknowledge our...