Scientists are reporting that hemp-consuming cattle seem to be getting stoned. How do they know this? Apparently, the cows are displaying similar signs of being high as their human counterparts, like red eyes and sluggishness though there are no reports as yet of munchies or uncontrolled giggling.
The National Industrial Hemp Council of America, recently sent a letter to the FDA urging approval of hemp seed as an animal feed ingredient. The letter included reference to numerous clinical trials on hemp seed ingredients in animal feed that conclude there is no transference of cannabinoids into the nation's food supply chain.
Nevertheless, a recent report is causing concern among regulators about the wisdom of using hemp to feed livestock.