West Virginia: WV HIA Launches Go Fund Me Campaign to Support Hemp as WV's New Niche Crop
Washington: Chapter lead Joy Beckerman obtained prime and co-sponsors in
both the [WA State Legislature] House (HB 1979) and Senate (SB5732) for her bill seeking continuted funding for the WSDA Industrial Hemp Research Pilot (IHRP). Joy also spoke atSeattle Meaningful Movie's Bringing It Home Screening on Feb 4th and schlepped several of her displays for the crowd. The WA HIA co-sponsored an Industrial Hemp Networking Event in Yakima, WA on March 4th with hemp company Evergreen Industries SPC, and Joy presented with the WSDA IHRP Coordinator.
Indiana: The IN HIA had a booth at Purdue Small Farms on March 3-4. Check it out on their blog!