Minnesota tribe entering the hemp business

At least one Native American tribe – on the White Earth reservation in northwestern Minnesota – has decided to take a leap and get into the hemp business. The tribe has spent $100,000 on just a few acres of the crop, according to Minnesota Public Radio, but is hoping the return on its investment will be enough to bolster the reservation’s economy. The tribe is one of many that developed an interest in the cannabis business after the Department of Justice issued a memo in 2014 that appeared to give Native Americans the go-ahead ... Minnesota tribe entering the hemp business is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs