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CBD American Shaman Racine Announces Prestigious US Hemp Authority Certification

CBD American Shaman Racine, 305 Main Street, is proud to announce that it is one of handfull of CBD companies in the nation to acquire US Hemp Authority Certification, the CBD industry’s recognized standard of excellence.  In September the certification was granted to Shaman Botanicals, the home company for CBD American Shaman, signifying best practices […]

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UW-Parkside hosts Hemp Help seminar on growing industrial hemp

Southeastern Wisconsin residents interested in learning about growing and processing industrial hemp are invited to a seminar at 9 a.m. March 16 the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in the student center. The Hemp Help presentation will feature officials from the Shimadzu Corporation, which is partnering with the Univesity of Wisconsin-Parkside to operate a state testing lab. […]

Posted inCommunity, Letter to the Editor

Letter to the editor: CBD oil consumption should be a matter of choice

Dear Editor, Lately, there have been a couple reports on the decisions of Patricia Hanson, Racine County District Attorney, regarding the sale of products containing CBD oil.  The comments of the Racine County District Attorney seem to be sparking debate regarding what the state of Wisconsin and Racine County can do, should do, or will […]

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UPDATE: Racine County DA clarifies position on CBD oil sales

UPDATE 3:30 p.m.: In a reversal of sorts from her original position, Racine County District Attorney Tricia Hanson said she will “cautiously follow” Attorney General Brad Schimel’s lead on prosecuting retailers who sell CBD oil derived from industrial hemp. Schimel issued a clarification of his earlier position in May. Hanson newest press release from Friday […]