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New West Genetics Awarded High-Value Hemp Patent Claims

By |2019-06-24T22:20:35+00:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: news, press release|Tags: , , , , , , |

(June 25, 2019. Fort Collins, CO. ) Today New West Genetics (NWG) announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office has allowed the Company’s patent claims for novel hemp varieties.  This patent is the first to claim commercial hemp varieties that combine market valued traits with adaption for large-scale field production.  A snapshot of those traits [...]

New West Genetics Files for First PVP Certificate for AOSCA Certified Hemp Seed

By |2019-05-14T15:21:11+00:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: news, press release|Tags: , , , , , |

Today, New West Genetics announced that NWG-ELITE®, its high-yielding hemp grain variety, has been submitted for approval under the newly authorized USDA Plant Variety Protection (PVP) program.   NWG-ELITE® is currently the only adapted and AOSCA-certified hemp seed variety produced in the U.S. The rapidly growing hemp industry passed another milestone on April 24, 2019, when the [...]

New West Genetics leads Kentucky trials

By |2019-04-30T21:21:04+00:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: news, press release|

New West Genetics leads Kentucky trials, rolls out production of high CBD, stable low THC hemp seed variety. Today, New West Genetics announced that its proprietary hemp varieties, NWG-ELITE and NWG-RELY, placed in the top of trials conducted last summer at the University of Kentucky (see https://bit.ly/2CmVOEq). The dual-purpose trial included seven other varieties from various [...]

New West Genetics announces $10,000 donation to Hemp Feed Coalition

By |2019-04-30T21:35:14+00:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: press release|

New West Genetics announces $10,000 donation to the Hemp Feed Coalition to gain FDA-CVM approval by the end of the year and challenges other industry leaders to show their “hemp love” by matching donations! With the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill and legalization of hemp across the United States; the recognition of hemp as food [...]

New West Genetics Announces Acceptance into Yield Lab

By |2019-04-30T21:21:44+00:00September 21st, 2017|Categories: press release|

New West Genetics Announces Acceptance into Yield Lab, the Country’s Premier Ag Tech accelerator for companies devoted to sustainable, innovative Ag solutions. New West Genetics (NWG) is pleased to announce their acceptance into one of the country’s most respected Agtech accelerators – The Yield Lab in St Louis, Missouri. NWG is the first cannabis company to [...]

New West Genetics Featured at Ag Innovation Showcase

By |2019-04-30T21:22:06+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: press release|

New West Genetics (NWG) to be a featured company as founders present their foundational work on Cannabis sativa genetics at the Ag Innovation Showcase July 20, 2017 Ft. Collins, CO. Dr. John McKay and Wendy Mosher, NWG founders will present on September 12, 2017 at the Ag Innovation Showcase. The conference, hosted annually in St Louis [...]