Colorado Farmers Start Hemp Co-Op

Farmers in northeast Colorado have formed one the first cooperatives for hemp.

Colorado legalized the crop along with marijuana in 2012. Both are forms of cannabis, but hemp isn't mind-altering. The plant can be used for clothing, soaps, food and other industrial uses. 

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Farmers in northeast Colorado have formed one the first cooperatives for hemp.

Colorado legalized the crop along with marijuana in 2012. Both are forms of cannabis, but hemp isn't mind-altering. The plant can be used for clothing, soaps, food and other industrial uses.

Read the full article at Colorado Public Radio

 

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