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May 18, 2017
Number of ND farmers growing hemp jumps from 5 to 35
CARRINGTON, N,D.—Chris Zenker drove from Gackle to a farm just north of Carrington in east-central North Dakota Wednesday morning to pick...
May 18, 2017 - 5:41pm
April 8, 2017
This year, dozens of Red River Valley farmers look to grow hemp
GRAND FORKS — A few dozen farmers, including some in the Red River Valley, are trying something new this growing season. The North Dakota...
April 8, 2017 - 7:50am
December 14, 2016
ND seeks producers for second year of hemp growing
BISMARCK—After a successful first year growing industrial hemp, the North Dakota Department of Agriculture is seeking producers for year two. The 70 acres of hemp planted this year were part of a pilot research project to determine whether the crop could be successful in North...
December 14, 2016 - 5:55pm
October 25, 2016
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
Casinos on Native American land have poured billions into tribal economies since the late 1980s, lifting many people from poverty. Now, some...
October 25, 2016 - 10:54am
September 28, 2016
State's first hemp harvest yields good field for more research
RURAL ELGIN, N.D. — Clarence Laub lets warm hemp seeds pour through his hands, the fruit of an unusual harvest in North Dakota's commodity...
September 28, 2016 - 7:01pm
July 5, 2016
Elgin farmer considers hemp growing an experiment
ELGIN — Clarence Laub figures there’s no right or wrong outcome to an experiment, just a learning curve. That’s the view he’s taking...
July 5, 2016 - 5:20pm
April 13, 2016
Other Views: North Dakota hemp will make history
FARGO -- North Dakota, which has one of the most diversified crop bases in the nation, will further diversify this spring with the introduction of an industrial hemp crop on small acreages managed by five growers. It’s a first for the state, and it’s historic in that growing...
April 13, 2016 - 9:40pm
April 7, 2016
Hemp history will be made this spring
BISMARCK -- Rachel Spilde will have the distinction of being the first person to bring legal hemp seed into North Dakota. Spilde, a plant protection specialist with the State Agriculture Department, is taking care of all the details and had to pass a federal and state background check...
April 7, 2016 - 9:05pm
December 21, 2015
Hemp test plot results released: Extension researchers study 12 industrial varieties in North Dakota
LANGDON, N.D. -- The long-dormant U.S. industrial hemp industry is enjoying a resurgence — and results from a Langdon, N.D., test plot could spur more interest in the crop. “It’s a start. But there’s still a lot of research to be done,” says Bryan Hanson, a researcher at...
December 21, 2015 - 5:03pm
April 2, 2015
New ND hemp law pleases supporters; farmers could plant it as soon as 2016, but more research crucial
RAY, N.D. - Wayne Hauge says he's "mostly your typical northwest North Dakota farmer." But the Ray producer also is a staunch supporter of...
April 2, 2015 - 8:37pm
February 4, 2014
Hemp provision in farm bill clears way for crop
GRAND FORKS — The new five-year, $480 billion farm bill passed by the Senate on Tuesday includes a tiny provision authorizing North Dakota and a few other states to grow research plots of cannabis as a farm crop. No, it’s not pot, but the version of the same cannabis species...
February 4, 2014 - 10:57pm
October 13, 2009
Ky. lawmaker pushes industrial hemp farming
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- A Kentucky lawmaker has introduced legislation to legalize industrial hemp as a cash crop and a source for alternative fuels. Sen. Joey Pendleton, a Democrat from Hopkinsville in southern Kentucky, said the time is right to cash in on hemp, because the plant...
October 13, 2009 - 3:17pm