2012 Press Coverage Links

Hemp History Week is the largest, national grassroots effort to restore strong support for industrial hemp farming in the United States

Congressional Candidate Steven Wilson Celebrates Hemp History Week with American Innovators and Visionaries
By Missouri Statesman, St. Louis Dispatch, June 11, 2012


Hemp-Fest Aims to Re-establish Farming of the Illegal Plant
By Jeff Hawkins, The Clog, June 11, 2012


Lawmakers Considering Legalization of Industrial Hemp
Atlanta Black Star, June 10, 2012


CC Presents a New Hemp Section for Hemp History Week
Cannabis Culture, June 9, 2012


Hemp History Week: A Tenther’s View
By Lesley Swann, Tenth Amendment Center, June 8, 2012


Wyden amendment cheers industrial hemp supporters
By Christina Williams, Sustainable Business Oregon, June 8, 2012


Hemp Legalization Amendment Attached to Farm Bill
By Matthew Feeney,, June 8, 2012


Senator Moves to Legalize Cannabis Production for Hemp
By Alison Griswold, Forbes, June 8, 2012


Help US Farmers Once Again Grow Hemp
By Kelsey Blackwell, New Hope 360 Blog, June 8, 2012


Annual Hemp History Week
By Nancy Baer, The Sedona Eye,, June 7, 2012


Sen. Ron Wyden introduces farm bill amendment that would legalize growing industrial hemp
By Eric Mortenson, The Oregonian, June 7, 2012


Oregon Senator Scopes Industrial Hemp Legislation
By Travis Koch, KOBI TV-5, June 7, 2012


Hemp legalization added to Senate farm bill
By Stephen C. Webster, The Raw Story, June 7, 2012


Senator Adds Hemp Legalization To Farm Bill
By Steve Elliott, Toke of the Town, June 7, 2012


Ron Wyden Introduces Industrial Hemp Amendment to Farm Bill
By Lucia Graves, The Huffington Post, June 7, 2012


Try Hemp as Food
By Johnny Gnall, The Nibble, June 5, 2012


Hemp History Week, June 5, 2012


It’s Hemp History Week: 3 Surprising Facts about Hemp
By BYLINE, Well and Good NYC, June 4, 2012


Hemp Can Save the World, June 4, 2012


3rd Annual Hemp History Week Kicks Off
By Steve Elliott, Toke of the Town, June 4, 2012


Hemp History Week – June 4-10, 2012
420 Magazine Online, June 4, 2012


Hemp History Week Starts Today!
By Mike, Nature’s Corner Natural Market Blog, June 4, 2012


Third Annual Hemp History Week Kicks off Hemp History Week
Kentucky Hemp Coalition, June 4, 2012


Help Create Hemp History
By Allison Burch, Whole Story Blog, June 4, 2012


June 4-10 is Hemp History Week
By Alicia Silverstone, Natural Health, June 4, 2012


Hemp History Week: Ending the War on George Washington’s Favorite Crop
By Nick Gillespie & Joshua Swain, Reason TV, June 4, 2012


Happy Hemp History Week
By Mike Stranz, National Farmers Union Blog, June 4, 2012


Hemp History Week
By Danielle, Ozark Natural Foods Blog, June 4, 2012


Hemp History Week Celebration
By Angelina Ward, Santa Barbara Independent, June 1, 2012


ESCONDIDO: Dr. Bronner’s Hosting Hemp Celebration Saturday Afternoon
By David Garrick, North County Times, June 1, 2012


It’s Time to Bring Back Hemp
Delicious Living Magazine, June 2012


Hemp History Week Starts June 4
By Ron Sylvester, Ohio Farmers Union, May 31, 2012


3 reasons to bring back hemp
By Elisa Bosley, Delicious Living, May 30, 2012


Celebrating Hemp History Week
By Emily Patti, Shepherd Express, May 30, 2012


Hemp Hoe Down to Take Place this Weekend
By Amanda Friar, Rapid City Journal & Meade County Times Tribune, May 29, 2012


the 3rd annual hemp history week
By Alicia Silverstone,, May 28, 2012


My History with Hemp
By Ashley Koff, RD, Manitoba Harvest Blog, May 25, 2012


SN Whole Health: Summer 2012 News
By Bob Vosbourgh, Supermarket News, May 22, 2012


Rural Vermont Applauds Passage of Industrial Hemp Amendment
By Robb Kidd, VTDigger, May 21, 2012


Hemp Industry Would Aid America
By Earl Callahan, OUTLET, May 10, 2012


Leading Natural Product Brands, Retailers, Celebrities and Grassroots Activists Team Up to Produce Third Annual ‘Hemp History Week’
Iowa Farmers Union, March 28, 2012


Expo West Mark Your Calenders: Hemp is also on the Calender
By Robert Vosburgh, Supermarket News, March 10, 2012


Activists Team Up to Produce Annual ‘Hemp History Week’
New York Ag Connection, March 9, 2012


Hemp History Week Campaign Offers Restaurant Component
Sustainable Foods News, March 2, 2012