Infographic: The Business of Hemp

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In 2017 alone more than $800 million worth of legal hemp products were sold in the United States. Grown in 19 states across 25,713 acres of land and the subject of studies among 32 US universities, our fascination with hemp is booming. Though its controversial past continues to permeate discussion, it is no longer acting as a roadblock to success. The legal challenges began back in the late 19th century and many still remain to this day. Even the acquisition of viable seeds is a challenge due to the long-term legal prohibitions surrounding it. In 2017, 1,465 licenses were issued…...

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Brian Wallace Brian Wallace is the Founder and President of NowSourcing, a leading infographic design agency in Louisville, KY and Cincinnati, OH which works with companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500s. Brian has been named a Google Small Business Advisor for 2016-present.