Marijuana Business Magazine | March 2019 44 The landmark Farm Bill offers hemp companies billions in new business opportunities—plus banking, tax and insurance help Day By Kristen Nichols A New Editor’s Note Marijuana Business Magazine created this Special Report after the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill. Business owners currently working in the hemp sector are likely to see fewer obstacles as a result of the new legislation, which will doubtlessly draw even more entrepreneurs to the space. The stories in this package are meant to educate new and veteran hemp businesses about how to navigate the new reality of hemp farming, processing, retail and more. The story on page 60, “New Opportunities, Some Headaches,”outlines the path for marijuana companies looking to enter the legal hemp industry. We welcome your feedback at [email protected] .