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3 big reasons to visit HempX Asheville 2018

3 big reasons to visit HempX Asheville 2018

This year’s HempX Asheville is all about flower, not fiber.

by September 18, 2018 0 comments Asheville events

New CBD dispensary in Asheville

Clover CBD is the latest in a wave of CBD dispensaries opening across Asheville. The shops, like this one one Merrimon Avenue, specialize in selling industrial hemp products. Industrial hemp, which can be legally grown in North Carolina, contains cannabidiol, or CBD, which offers health benefits such as relaxation and pain relief but without the “high” associated with its cousin,[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Asheville business, North Asheville
TEDx Asheville 2018 announces speakers; tix on sale Aug. 15

TEDx Asheville 2018 announces speakers; tix on sale Aug. 15

Speakers include Asheville Music Professionals founder Jessica Tomasin, Frances Tacy of Franny’s Farm and several more.

by August 7, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
Blake Butler

Asheville native Blake Butler to lead N.C. Industrial Hemp Association

With Butler’s appointment, look for Asheville to become a percolating center of the burgeoning Tar Heel hemp industry.

by July 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Franny’s Farmacy hemp dispensary planning Asheville opening

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Franny’s Farmacy hemp dispensary planning Asheville opening

Also, a new beer bar is open on Thompson Street, and much more.

by July 12, 2018 2 comments Asheville News
PODCAST: Talking industrial hemp, CBD, more with Asheville attorney Rod Kight

PODCAST: Talking industrial hemp, CBD, more with Asheville attorney Rod Kight

A Q&A with Rod Kight about industrial hemp, hemp dispensaries, CBD and more.

by July 9, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Leicester farmer Franny Tacy named Featured Farmer for national Hemp History Week

Leicester farmer Franny Tacy named Featured Farmer for national Hemp History Week

Hemp History Week will be celebrated with an event at Franny’s Farm on June 5.

by April 23, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
VIDEO Big Crafty celebrates 20th edition of craft bonanza, more weekend fun

VIDEO Big Crafty celebrates 20th edition of craft bonanza, more weekend fun

Other events include Hempy Holiday Open House and an art opening at Ramp Studios.

by December 1, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Six things to know about HempX Asheville 2017

Six things to know about HempX Asheville 2017

One of the oldest living Kentucky hemp farmers will be at the festival this weekend.

by September 19, 2017 0 comments Asheville events

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Gas prices suck; price gouging law in effect

Also, there’s an industrial hemp entrepreneurial summit coming up later this month, and more.

by September 1, 2017 4 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Industrial hemp seeds to be planted at Leicester farm

Also, there’s a new grocery delivery service coming to town, and much more.

by June 12, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HempX at Highland Brewing starts today

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HempX at Highland Brewing starts today

Also, a host of new businesses are opening up in south Asheville, and much more.

by August 19, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: The Asheville real estate market is on fire

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: The Asheville real estate market is on fire

The LEAF Cocktail Crawl is back this year, and much more.

by July 18, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
WIN TIX To see DJ Scientist of Ying Yang Twins on Thursday at New Mountain AVL

WIN TIX To see DJ Scientist of Ying Yang Twins on Thursday at New Mountain AVL

The Halfway to HempX event at New Mountain includes an expo and the interactive Hemp Road Trip bus.

by February 15, 2016 6 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville CVB working on new grant program

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville CVB working on new grant program

Also, the future of industrial hemp in North Carolina is in question, and more.

by January 7, 2016 2 comments Asheville News
Food, music, panel discussions set for HempX at Highland Brewing in Asheville

Food, music, panel discussions set for HempX at Highland Brewing in Asheville

The festival, aimed at talking up the beneficial uses of hemp, will be held Sept. 18-19.

by September 17, 2015 0 comments Asheville features
Organizers to spotlight industrial hemp with new September event, HempX Asheville

Organizers to spotlight industrial hemp with new September event, HempX Asheville

Entrepreneurs are increasingly seeing opportunities to make products with hemp, once an abundant crop.

Asheville cannabis community holding potluck at Pisgah Brewing on July 12

Asheville cannabis community holding potluck at Pisgah Brewing on July 12

Keep Asheville NORML is raising its profile locally following last weekend’s first annual Cannabis Community Festival.

by July 8, 2013 10 comments Asheville News
Hemp will be topic for Wednesday Asheville Green Drinks talks at Mojo Coworking

Hemp will be topic for Wednesday Asheville Green Drinks talks at Mojo Coworking

A hemp clothing company owner, a hempcrete builder and a hemp activist will speak.

by June 11, 2013 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Citizen-Times: Woodfin maker of hemp gear has high hopes for biz

Asheville Citizen-Times: Woodfin maker of hemp gear has high hopes for biz

Gear made by Tim Robinson of Legalize Pot Belly Pigs Co. was featured last week at the 2013 Winter X Games.

by January 29, 2013 2 comments Asheville business
Asheville hemp house featured in documentary pushing hemp as building material of the future

Asheville hemp house featured in documentary pushing hemp as building material of the future

The $325K Asheville hemp house, the nation’s first, figures in a new documentary.

by June 19, 2012 9 comments Asheville News