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Time to resurrect Europe’s hemp industry, says farming body

Prejudice towards the plant must be overcome and the value of non-THC contining hemp should be recognised through clear policy and legislation, European farming body Copa Cogeca has said.

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The European tradition of growing and using hemp should be restored and the benefits of the plant should no longer be overlooked, a European farmers’ association said today, adding that the EU should develop a clear legal framework for the plant.

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