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History Made

on 10/26/2017 11:38 AM
Schiavi Seeds, LLC, headquartered in Lexington, Kentucky, announces that it made hemp industry history by providing Kentucky with the first certified hemp seeds grown in the Commonwealth since the 1930s. The Kentucky Seed Improvement Association (KSIA), a Foundation Seed Organization of the Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies (AOSCA), has certified Schiavi Seeds’ Tygra hemp...
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First Harvest

on 08/29/2017 5:26 PM
Schiavi Seeds recently completed our first variety harvest.  The following images and videos were captured to commemorate the event.         Your browser does not support this video playback. Your browser does not support this video playback.
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Industrial hemp OK'd for North Carolina farmers — with a few conditions

on 06/15/2017 1:06 PM
Industrial hemp seed can be obtained from within the United States and planted in North Carolina, allowing the state’s pilot program for producing industrial hemp to get underway.   Sandy Stewart, vice chairman of the commission and director of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Research Stations Division, says with this approval “we should no...
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CDA Approved Certified Hemp Varieties

on 11/22/2016 4:49 PM
The CDA is announcing the approval of three Industrial Hemp seed varieties. The CDA Approved varieties are: Eletta Campana, Fibranova and Helena. The approval is based on growing these varieties at locations statewide and testing for THC concentration and trueness to type.   A full press release will follow this announcement soon.
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New Website

By Andrea on 11/22/2016 4:02 PM
It is with great pride that Andrea Schiavi announces the launch of Schiavi Seeds' new corporate website, www.SchiaviSeeds.com.  In possessing the exclusive market rights to various important European strains of certified hemp seed, listed in the exhaustive world wide OECD University Variety List, Schiavi Seeds plays a major role in this emerging market of hemp seeds.  Schiavi Seeds p...
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