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New West Genetics donates hemp fiber to The Farm at Lee Martinez, Fort Collins, Colorado.

By |2020-03-12T21:06:34+00:00March 12th, 2020|Categories: blog, news|Tags: , , |

March 12, 2020 New West Genetics, a global leader in hemp seed genetics and local Fort Collins company is pleased to announce the donation of hemp fiber to The Farm at Lee Martinez Park, managed by the City of Fort Collins. The Farm at Lee Martinez is a much-loved local attraction for area families and [...]

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 [...]