Author: growers

REPORT: Hemp Production

REPORT: Hemp Production As a matter of biology, hemp can be grown in every federal state. Production was centered in the tobacco growing states of Kentucky and Tennessee and the marijuana growing state of Colorado. Hemp production is characterized by segmentation, with different strains of hemp not...

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SEEKING: Southern SARE Administrative Council Producer Member

SEEKING: Southern SARE Administrative Council Producer Member Deadline December 21, 2018 GRIFFIN, Georgia -- The Administrative Council of the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SSARE) program is seeking nominations of a producer experienced with sustainable agriculture and its impact on the environment and rural communities...

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Farm to School Grantees’ Growing Achievements

CULTIVATING OPPORTUNITY:an Overview of USDA’s Fiscal Year 2015 and 2016 Farm to School Grantees’ Growing Achievements The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is committed to incorporating local and regional foods throughout its nutrition assistance programs, providing high-quality, nutritious foods to program participants and increasing economic opportunities...

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