Touch the Soil News #1097 (Feature photo – Industrial Hemp – CCA SA 4.0 International)
In days gone by, hemp was an important product medicinally and industrially. Its new-found resurgence may bode well for agriculture and the consuming world. While hemp has become an important industrial crop in other nations, the rise of hemp has its roots just a few years ago in Kentucky.
A better understanding of hemp and its industrial / economic value is a key to getting this new industry launched in the U.S. The following video clip brings to light an overlooked crop that has much potential.