For years, hemp farmers, small businesses and CBD consumers have been struggling due to the failure of the FDA to legally recognize and regulate the sale of hemp-derived CBD products. H.R. 841, The Hemp and Hemp-Derived CBD Consumer Protection and Market Stabilization Act of 2021, would ensure that hemp-derived CBD,…Urge Co-Sponsorship!
We are thrilled to report the introduction of S. 1698, The Hemp Access and Consumer Safety Act, which would establish a legal and regulatory pathway for the sale of hemp-derived extract products such as CBD as dietary supplements and food and beverage additives. Please use our online portal TODAY to…Urge Co-Sponsorship!
Good news from Washington! Newly drafted House legislation contains favorable language for our industry. Help us get this favorable legislation passed.Urge Support!
Use our online portal TODAY to urge your representative to support the Growing Climate Solutions Act. It’s as simple as entering your email address and zip code, and then personalizing the message that we have prepared for your review.Act Now!
Please email your U.S. Senators to support the SAFE Banking Act to protect banking and financial services for the hemp industry.Urge Support for the SAFE Banking Act!
On July 20, 2020 the U.S. House of Representatives approved an amendment to the NDAA to allow service members to use products containing hemp, including CBD. Unfortunately, the amendment was not included in the Senate’s version of the NDAA which now moves to the conference committee process. Let’s make sure…Support Our Troops!
Hemp has a deep, enduring American history
It was a leading cash crop grown by many of our nation's founders, and was critical to U.S. efforts in both world wars. While farming hemp was made illegal in the 20th century, imported hemp products have been sold in every state for decades, an almost billion-dollar import industry. We believe those jobs and economic opportunity belong in the U.S.
Learn more about CBD, along with the history of hemp in the U.S.
Learn more about the minority empowerment efforts of the U.S. Hemp Roundtable.
The Board of Directors of the U.S. Hemp Roundtable unanimously adopted an equity and inclusion framework developed by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. In so doing, the Roundtable and its member companies and organizations agreed to a multi-year, continually-adapting program to promote racial equity and inclusion in every link of…
Watch the U.S. Hemp Roundtable's first webinar, hosted on December 8th, 2020, for small and minority-owned businesses, presented by the US Hemp Roundtable and the Minority Cannabis Business Association. It was an incredible success – more than 300 stakeholders participated in an interactive discussion with leading industry experts on very…
The Roundtable's comments for DEA Interim Final Rule on Hemp. RIN 1117-AB53/Docket No. DEA-500; Implementation of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018; Document Citation 85 FR 51639; Pages 51639-51645
The Roundtable's comments to USDA Interim Final Rule on hemp. Doc. No. AMS-SC-19-0042 SC19-990-2 IR; Establishment of a Domestic Hemp Production Program; Document Citation 85 FR 55363; Pages 55363-55366
Learn about the individuals and organizations that make up the Hemp Roundtable, a coalition of hemp advocates fighting for the legalization of hemp products and derivatives, like CBD.About the U.S. Hemp Roundtable