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Hemp Is in!

WASHINGTON — Farm legislation breezing through Congress could make northern Colorado the nation’s leader in the cultivation, study and use of industrial hemp.

The farm bill provision authored by Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., and Reps. Thomas Massie, R-Ky., and Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., would allow colleges, universities and state agriculture agencies to grow and do research on the crop without being penalized by the federal government.

Full Article: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2014/01/29/hemp-cultivation/5039263/