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Broad Coalition Announces Support for NYS Legislature Legalization Bill

ALBANY – The following statement can be attributed to the Drug Policy Alliance, New York Medical Cannabis Industry Association and New York Cannabis Growers & Processors Association in support of key policies in the Marijuana Regulation & Taxation Act (MRTA) ...
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We Support the Lupardo-Hinchey Hemp Flower Bill

Memorandum of Support for A2682/S4340 The New York Growers & Processors Association is a coalition of New York based hemp growers and processors who actively advocate for laws and regulations that support and encourage a vibrant, diverse, and sustainable cannabis ...
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NYCGPA Official Comments on NYSDOH Proposed Hemp Rules

Download the NYCGPA Official Comments on DOH Hemp Rules here. The New York State Cannabis Growers and Processors Association, Inc. (“NYCGPA”) appreciates the work by the New York State Department of Health (“DOH”) on the Proposed Regulations concerning the processing, ...
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An Open Letter to the NYS Cannabis Industry

As many of you are aware, the State has finally released the proposed regulations for the Hemp Extract Law (S6184A/A7680A). The proposed regulations are currently posted on the Department of Health (DOH) website. The rules will be published in the ...
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Local hemp growers gather to share successes, setbacks

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) -- Hemp growers from across the state gathered at the Koffman Southern Tier Incubator Sunday for a discussion called 'Hemp Growing 101.' "Specifically we talked about how important genetics are and what to look for in terms of ...
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