President’s column: Cannabis opportunities, challenges

perspectives-2012-120pPULLMAN, Wash. – The passage of Washington Initiative 502 legalizing cannabis possession, manufacture and sale in Washington state presents significant opportunities and challenges for our state.

In addition, the recently passed 2014 Federal Farm Bill authorized for the first time the production of industrial hemp for research purposes…

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