University of Vermont – Our First Year Growing Industrial Hemp

Industral hemp, Alburgh, VT

 

During 2016, our Northwest Crops and Soils Program began researching industrial hemp. Hemp is a non-psychoactive variety of cannabis sativa L. The crop is one of historical importance in the U.S. and is re-emerging as manufacturers seek it as a sustainable resource for a wide array of food and fiber products.

 

Full Article: 

http://blog.uvm.edu/outcropn/2017/02/07/our-first-year-growing-industrial-hemp/