In Connecticut, Farmers Turn To New Crop: Hemp

By July 31, 2019 January 22nd, 2020 No Comments
Bottle of CBD oil and packaging

Hemp production. It’s a growing field in Connecticut… and we mean that in the most literal sense. This hour, we learn about the state’s newly seeded hemp industry and consider the challenges and opportunities of farming the plant on local land.

Plus, it’s likely you have seen the letters “CBD” on packages of teas, cookies, or lollipop candies. They’re often accompanied by promises of relaxation or a better night’s rest. But how much do we actually know about Hemp Extract and its efficacy? We find out, and we also hear from you.

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