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A cannabis podcast hosted by hemp superstar Joy Beckerman. Each week she speaks with the hemp pioneers whose companies, products & advocacy are helping this amazing plant change the world. Produced By PodConX
 
Welcome to the Maryland Risk Management Education Podcast featuring Paul Goeringer, extension legal specialist, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC) and a member of the Agriculture Law Education Initiative. Paul will use this podcast to focus on issues related to agricultural law and risk management education. Send podcast ideas to lgoering@umd.edu. Any images you see are by Edwin Remsberg unless otherwise noted.
 
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Start 2022 with Inspiration & Hope Matt Powers teaches permaculture and regenerative gardening and farming to families, youth, schools, and adults all over the world through his online courses, videos, and books. He joins Joy Beckerman to talk about the R-Future Conference "a global vision of hopeful future" taking place for FREE from January 10 - …
 
In this episode, Paul discusses the Court of Appeals of North Carolina's decision involving the constitutionality of amendments to North Carolina's Right-to-Farm law. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. North Carolina Court Rejects Challenges to Changes Made to State Right-to-Farm Law (Jan. 6, 2022). If you have questions for Paul…
 
The first hemp and Climate Beneficial™ cotton tampon Claire Crunk founder of Trace Femcare, Inc joins Joy Beckerman to talk about how her revolutionary line of hemp made tampons are helping to reduce plastic waste from feminine hygiene product. Trace makes premium tampons with a hemp and Climate Beneficial™ cotton core and a 100% hemp applicators. …
 
In this episode, Paul is joined by Tiffany Lashmet from Texas AgriLife Extension to discuss the top legal issues in agriculture for 2021. This is a joint podcast with Ag Law in the Field. Top legal issues discussed in the podcast are: Lashmet, Tiffany. Waters of the United States Update (Sept. 21, 2021). Carbon Contracts Video (2021). Lashmet, Tiff…
 
Correcting cannabis global complexities A disabled United States Air Force Veteran [Sergeant, 1981 -1986], Michael Krawitz serves as Executive director of Veterans For Medical Cannabis Access as well as other board and advisory roles. He joins Joy Beckerman to discuss leading VMCA and successfully negotiating the first ever VA medical cannabis poli…
 
Reestablishing hemp as an agricultural force in Kentucky Tyler Mark is an associate professor of production economics in the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Kentucky. His applied research interests include hemp economics, broadband availability in rural areas, precision agriculture, and precision dairy. He joins Joy Becker…
 
Using hemp as a catalyst for a greener economy Inspired by hemp's superior performance capabilities, tremendous environmental benefits, and economic feasibility, Hebah Saddique broke new ground when she created the first ever Carbon Literacy course to incorporate hemp. Through her educational platform company Green Takeover, they are simplifying th…
 
In this episode, Paul discusses the Ninth Circuit's decision to vacate EPA's CAFO permit for Idaho. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. Idaho CAFO Permit Sent Back to EPA for Lack of Monitoring (Sept. 28, 2021). If you have questions for Paul contact him at lgoering@umd.edu, tweet him @aglawPaul, follow him on Instagram, or 301-40…
 
How will the new California law change the hemp industry? On October 6, 2021, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed AB 45 into law, which allows for the inclusion of hemp and cannabinoids (e.g., CBD), extracts, or derivatives of hemp in food and beverages, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and processed pet food provided that they, among other thin…
 
In this episode, Paul discusses the Ninth Circuit's decision upholding the Montana beef checkoff program. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. Ninth Circuit Rules in Favor of Beef Checkoff Program (Aug. 17, 2021). R-CALF v. Vilsack, No. 20-35453, 2021 WL 3161201 (9th Cir. 2021). If you have questions for Paul contact him at lgoerin…
 
How to create natural hemp products with minimal planet impact. Hemp Traders is the largest supplier of hemp fiber products in the country. CEO Larry Serbin joins Joy Beckerman to explain their mission is to help the environment by bringing hemp back into the mainstream and supplying the best quality hemp products at the lowest possible prices. He …
 
In this episode, Paul discusses a decision out of Texas involving a nuisance suit with two poultry farms and neighboring landowners. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. State Court Decision Highlights When Right-to-Farm Laws Might Not Apply (Sept. 15, 2021). Huynh v. Blanchard, No. 12-20-00198-CV, 2021 WL 3265549 (Tex. Ct. App. Ju…
 
Finding sustainable solutions to non-renewable consumer products from batteries to protein bars. In 1939 Popular Mechanics touted hemp as the next billion dollar market. The nature of the plant allows for hemp to be a disruptor in a multitude of industries. Carl Martel from Advanced Botanical and Biomass Research Institute joins Joy Beckerman to ta…
 
In this episode, Paul is joined by Jackie Schweichler, Staff Attorney at the Center for Agricultural and Shale Law at Penn State University, to discuss her role managing Pennsylvania's Agricultural Mediation Program. Materials discussed: Maryland Agricultural Conflict Resolution Service Pennsylvania Agricultural Mediation Program Penn State Center …
 
Reducing the overall negative environmental impact related to energy production. The National Hemp Growers Cooperative (NHGC) connects growers from across the USA to do together what they otherwise would have to do individually. As a Founding Board Member Roger Ford joins Joy Beckerman to provide an NHGC update. He also talks about Eureka Energy Co…
 
“The Nation that destroys its soil destroys itself.” (Franklin Roosevelt, 1937) IND HEMP believes that in addition to its nutritious grain, healthy oils, versatile fiber and hurd; the hemp plant can be used to help repair the world and make it a better place for everyone. Co-Founder and CEO, Morgan Elliott joins Joy Beckerman to explain how they ar…
 
Preventing abandoned oil & gas wells from contributing dangerous greenhouse gases. The methane gas that's emitting from the nearly 3 million abandoned oil & gas wells in America is dangerous and contributes to global warming. Mark Mersman the Co-Founder and President of Offset Energy Partners joins Joy Beckerman to talk about how adding hemp to the…
 
In this episode, Paul is joined by Brook Duer, Staff Attorney at the Center for Agricultural and Shale Law at Penn State University, to discuss his work on legal issues landowners should consider when leasing farmland for solar development. Materials discussed: Penn State Center for Agricultural and Shale Law. Penn State Solar Law Videos (2021) If …
 
Hemp grain, seed and fiber fit Montana After returning to his family's hay and cattle ranch in Montana after graduating from college, Weston Merrill followed his calling and applied his business and language skills to enhancing his state's agricultural industry. He joins Joy Beckerman to talk about how Montana has embraced hemp and helping Montana …
 
Hemp is propelling this 150+ year old North Carolina farm Established in 1865, Brown Family Farm in NC has been family run for four generations. During it's over 150 years, the farm has produced a variety of crops including grain and industrial hemp. In 2019 Patrick Brown expanded their hemp operation and launched Hempfinity a line of hemp extracte…
 
Understanding Delta 8 THC The broad scope of the 2018 Farm Bill created many hemp related opportunities and it also created some unintentional challenges. Brad Douglass, PH.D the VP Regulatory Affairs & Intellectual Property at The Werc Shop joins Joy Beckerman to explain what Delta 8 is, how it's created, the need to clarify the regulations to spe…
 
Helping Kansas farmers launch another economically viable crop The agriculture industry is experiencing tough times causing many farms that have been around for generations to close their doors. Melissa Nelson Baldwin Co-Founder of South Bend Hemp joins Joy Beckerman to talk about growing hemp on their fourth generation Kansas farm with her husband…
 
Where is Cascadia and why is it so special to hemp? Aligning with Pacific Northwest values of quality, honesty, and environmental stewardship, Cascadia Hemp promotes a naturally healthier and more sustainable lifestyle by offering a consciously curated selection of craft hemp and CBD products. Kris Plunkett joins Joy Beckerman to talk about being a…
 
Live from the Hemp Tour The best way to see the exciting development in hemp is on a first-hand tour across America. Lancaster Farming digital editor and the host of Lancaster Farming Industrial Hemp podcasts, Eric Hurlock joins Joy Beckerman live from the road to talk about his Hemp Tour and his continuing exploration of hemp's return to the agric…
 
In this episode, Paul is joined by Dr. Bart Fischer, Co-Director of the Agricultural and Food Policy Center and a Research Assistant Professor Department of Agricultural Economics, Texas A&M University, to discuss a report his center recently released looking at the proposed changes to the estate tax and capital gains taxes. Materials discussed: Ou…
 
Welcome to radically responsible architecture. Hempcrete is a simple, biocomposite building material that's healthy, resilient, and carbon beneficial and can be used throughout the thermal envelope in both new construction and existing buildings. Jennifer Martin, MA CSL, CPHC, PMP, Catalyst of HempStone joins Joy Beckerman to talk about hempcrete's…
 
Understanding difference between dietary supplements and drugs regulations In an effort to promote CBD and other cannabinoids many companies are violating dietary supplement rules. Jason Mitchell ND, Co-Founder & CEO of Hemp Fusion joins Joy Beckerman to explain why dietary supplement rules are necessary to maintain consumer safety and how abusing …
 
In this episode, Paul discusses a decision out of Mississippi involving the use of scare guns by agricultural producers. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. City Ordinances, Scare Guns, and Right-to-Farm Laws (Sept. 16, 2015). Goeringer, Paul. More on Scare Guns and the Right-to-Farm Law (April 13, 2021). Goeringer, Paul. Supreme …
 
Vietnam Veterans founded a cannabis testing lab. The legal hemp industries must work hard to overcome the stigma that's still linked to the plant. One essential component to this process is gaining consumer confidence. Dani Luce, owner and CFO of White Label Shipping Services and CEO of Goat Labs joins Joy Beckerman to talk about adding quality ass…
 
In this episode, Paul discusses a recent federal district court decision out of North Carolina that allows trespass and negligence claims against Murphy-Brown and Smithfield to continue. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. Federal Judge Allows New Lawsuit to Continue Against Smithfield and Murphy-Brown (May 4, 2021). Goeringer and…
 
Creating healthy, energy efficient habitats to build a better world. Buildings should contribute to our health, not take away from it and should help us live happier lives, while also doing no harm to our planet. Tommy Gibbons Co-Founder and COO at Hempitecture a Public-Benefit Corporation with a purpose to create healthy, energy efficient habitats…
 
Ensuring that all Hoosiers know the benefit from this misunderstood plant. Hemp is providing agriculture, manufacturing and business sectors with an opportunity to increase their options for quality natural resources while stimulating much-needed job growth. Jamie Campbell Petty the Executive Director and Co Founder at Midwest Hemp Council joins Jo…
 
Plastic kills turtles. Paper kills trees. Becoming sustainable means taking materials that would have negatively impacted the environment and giving them new use. Jordan Hinshaw Executive Officer at GreenTek Packaging the maker of The Earth Straw joins Joy Beckerman to talk about how they are making it easy for people to go Carbon Neutral when you …
 
Why Certificates of Analysis are critical to hemps future. Farmers can not take a risk on a crop with limited and uncertain demand. Hunter Buffington the Executive Director at Hemp Feed Coalition joins Joy Beckerman to talk about their efforts to create markets for hemp. She discusses the arduous process of gaining federal approval of hemp for anim…
 
How to get major retailers to stock hemp products Hemp farmers, processors and manufacturers of industrial hemp materials and products need high-quality professional brokerage services. Jeff Cole from US Hemp Brokerage joins Joy Beckerman to explain how they utilize their long-standing relationship with retailers to help top-tier hemp brands get on…
 
From the front lines of hemp legislation The evolution of hemp legislation creates opportunity and uncertainty. As the managing partner of the Hoban Law Group, the nation's leading cannabis and hemp law firm Garrett Graff is experiences in local, state, national and international legislations. He joins Joy Beckerman to discuss some of the current l…
 
Continuing Henry Ford's hemp car legacy Hemp based carbon fiber helps manufacturers dramatically reduce the carbon footprint of their products. Bruce Dietzen founder of Carbon Negative Fiber and Renew Sports Cars joins Joy Beckerman to explain how the production of carbon fiber, aluminum, steel and fiberglass pumps tons of CO2 into the atmosphere b…
 
In this episode, Paul discusses a decision out of Wisconsin involving a town ordinance limiting the use of scare guns by agricultural producers. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. City Ordinances, Scare Guns, and Right-to-Farm Laws (Sept. 16, 2015). Goeringer, Paul. More on Scare Guns and the Right-to-Farm Law (April 13, 2021). G…
 
CBDa is up to 1000x* more effective than normal CBD Most extraction methods utilize heat which causes CBDa to convert to CBDa. Stacy Cason, Planetarie CEO, joins Joy Beckerman to talk how their water extraction method preserves the plant's CBDa. She shares many of the powerful CBDa health benefits. For more CBDa information read Planetarie's white …
 
Hemp fiber prosthetic prototype for a high activity, below knee amputee The need for an alternative to often caustic, high cost, conventional ultra light composites for prosthetic led to the invention of the first device made with hemp fiber. Sam Spallitta from Human Plant Solutions joins Joy Beckerman to talk about the advantages to using hemp and…
 
In this episode, Paul discusses a recent Circuit Court ruling that required the Maryland Department of the Environment to take into account gaseous emissions of ammonia in the AFO General Discharge permit. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. Maryland Circuit Court Judge Reverses Final Maryland AFO Permit (Mar. 23, 2021). If you ha…
 
Developing hemp seed varieties that are of the highest quality, with a stable and predictable genetic outcome. Part 2 Christian Gray from Atlas Consulting and Jeremy Klettke from Davis Hemp Farms are back to continue their conversation with Joy Beckerman about hemp seed genetics. Building on their December 30th, Hemp Barons 0094 interview, they exp…
 
Remembering Dion Markgraaff The hemp industry is heartbroken with the sudden passing of hemp industry pioneer Dion Markgraaff. Jacob Waddell and Saba Tesfay join Joy Beckerman to talk about their US Hemp Builders Association colleague and his tireless commitment to it's advancement. They also discuss many of the association's initiatives and carryi…
 
In this episode, Paul discusses a recent Court of Special Appeals of Maryland decision that highlights the interplay between the Public Service Commission and a county in the development of utility-scale solar energy facilities. Materials discussed in this episode: Goeringer, Paul. County Granting Special Exception for Solar Development Did Not Cre…
 
Finding sustainable solutions to non-renewable consumer products from batteries to protein bars. In 1939 Popular Mechanics touted hemp as the next billion dollar market. The nature of the plant allows for hemp to be a disruptor in a multitude of industries. Carl Martel from Advanced Botanical and Biomass Research Institute joins Joy Beckerman to ta…
 
“The proof is out there” for cannabis/hemp-based solutions for better living. Making cannabis safer and better through the investigation of the cannabis plant and the endocannabinoid system (ECS) . Ethan Russo MD CEO of CReDO Science joins Joy Beckerman to share stories from his Amazon adventures and the life-saving potential hidden within. Produce…
 
The power of cannabis is helping vets. After serving her country, Sarah Stenuf felt a continuing obligation to help her fellow veterans. Through her commitment and persistence she harnessed the power of hemp to form Veteran's Ananda Inc. She joins Joy Beckerman to share her incredible journey and to spread the news about the exiting work they're do…
 
In this episode, Paul discusses the final hemp rule recently published by USDA. The rule is currently under a 60-day hold for review and we will have to wait and see if additional changes will happen. Note from Paul: since publishing this USDA has allowed the final rule to go into effect after the internal review. Materials discussed in this episod…
 
Keeping his father's legacy alive Dan Herer founder of the Jack Herer Brands joins Joy Beckerman to share many inspirational stories about his father Jack Herer. He talks about the events leading up to his father writing The Emperor Wears No Clothes and why he believes the book continues to be the driving force behind the cannabis movement. Produce…
 
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