LAS VEGAS, Oct. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CV Sciences, Inc., (OCTQB: CVSI) preeminent supplier and manufacturer of industry leading hemp extract brand, PlusCBD Oil™, announces that the Company is now sponsoring Rodale Institute’s research on organic hemp farming alongside industry leaders Patagonia and Dr. Bronner’s. The Rodale Institute is the nation’s leading organic farming institution, dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach.
Since 2014, CV Sciences has pioneered the hemp industry through research and development affiliations with the University of Kentucky and Murray State University, amongst others. The Company continues to invest and support the promising future of agricultural hemp in the United States and this partnership with the Rodale Institute demonstrates our continued commitment to expanding scientific research in hemp agriculture.
Joseph Dowling, Chief Executive Officer at CV Sciences, states, “We are thrilled to expand our robust support of hemp farming research throughout the United States to increase organic production of hemp with such a forward-thinking organization like the Rodale Institute. We believe that hemp can play a large role in the future of agriculture and look forward to working with Rodale to further organic hemp production.”
“We appreciate the support of CV Sciences as we explore hemp’s role in soil health,” said Jeff Moyer, Executive Director of the Rodale Institute. “We know that healthy soil equals healthy food equals healthy people and a healthy planet. Having a partner like CV Sciences allows us to have a much larger impact.”
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About CV Sciences, Inc.
CV Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB:CVSI) operates two distinct business segments: a drug development division focused on developing and commercializing novel therapeutics utilizing synthetic CBD; and, a consumer product division focused on manufacturing, marketing and selling plant-based CBD products (PlusCBD Oil™) to a range of market sectors. CV Sciences, Inc. has primary offices and facilities in San Diego, California and Las Vegas, Nevada. Additional information is available from OTCMarkets.com or by visiting www.cvsciences.com.
About Rodale Institute
Rodale Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach. For 70 years, the Institute has been researching the best practices of organic agriculture and sharing findings with farmers and scientists throughout the world, advocating for policies that support farmers, and educating consumers about how going organic is the healthiest option for people and the planet. Today, Rodale Institute is the global leader in regenerative organic agriculture. Learn more at RodaleInstitute.org.
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