Black Farmers Shut Out Of $10 Billion Legal Marijuana Business

There has been widespread concern that African American entrepreneurs would be left out America’s big green rush. Now there is concern that black farmers will be kept out as well. In many states that have legalized medical marijuana, people with drug-related felony convictions cannot open cannabis-related businesses. Additionally, application fees and licensing fees for medical [...]

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Second Annual Rural America Small Farmers Conference 2016

Scenes from the 1st Annual Rural America Small Farmers Conference below (stay tuned for updates on  our next conference) By William Moore Daily Journal | http://djournal.com/news/minority-farmers-meeting-draws-huge-crowd/ VERONA – More than 120 small farmers from across the region gathered at the Mississippi State Research & Extension Center to not only network with each other, but also to [...]

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