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Press Release - Western Milling and Schiavi Seeds

on 05/14/2018 3:57 PM
  Western Milling LLC., Distributor, Goshen, CA, and Schiavi Seeds LLC., Producer, Lexington, KY, is proud to announce, that the two companies have come to an agreement.  On May 4, 2018, Western Milling a proven California Agribusiness and Feed Company, and Schiavi Seeds, a certified Industrial Hemp Seed producer have agreed to have Western Milling distribute Schiavi See...
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Andrea Schiavi Meets with Senator McConnell and Commissioner Quarles

on 04/23/2018 9:32 AM
The Senate Majority Leader introduced a bill on the Senate floor Thursday which would remove hemp, a closely related plant to marijuana, from the list of controlled substances and open the door for farmers to sell and grow it as an agricultural product.  McConnell said Kentucky farmers are optimistic about the legislation.  "Time and again, they shared with me their enthusia...
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Ground breaking scheduled for CBD extraction factory in Western Kentucky

on 03/14/2018 4:40 PM
Kings Royal Biotech Inc. is officially announcing that ground breaking of their CBD extraction factory in Carlisle County, KY will be taking place on the 15th of March.  The Kentucky Department of Agriculture last week finalized permits for the growing of the hemp as well as the processing of the hemp into the unique pharmaceutical grade CBD Isolate.  For this ground-breaking cere...
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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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