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Farm Progress America, September 5, 2019

Max Armstrong shares some insight on a crop that’s getting plenty of attention - hemp

Max Armstrong talks hemp and offers information from the National Hemp Association and the challenge of differentiating this crop from marijuana. The 2018 Farm Bill took hemp off the control substance list. Max shares some insight on this new crop and a display at the Farm Progress Show. And he shares the many uses for hemp from healthcare to building materials.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

Photo: Holly Spangler

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