North Carolina farmers are turning over a new leaf in the hemp industry

North Carolina farmers are turning over a new leaf, you might say.

“I didn’t think I’d be farming hemp two years ago,” says Waylon Saunders, with a chuckle.

Saunders farmed all the traditional stuff on his land south of Asheboro … corn, soybeans.

“It’s pretty much trial and error growing hemp,” Saunders says, because there’s no one around whose grown it, after it was banned by the federal government in 1937. “That’s one reason why we done such a small test area. We...

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