Marijuana growers turning to hemp as CBD extract explodes

Marijuana growers turning to hemp as CBD extract explodes

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — A glut of appropriate cannabis is driving Oregon pot rates to rock-bottom amounts, prompting some stressed growers to start out pivoting to some other sort of cannabis in order to make ends meet — one which does not have a top.

Applications for state licenses to cultivate hemp — marijuana’s non-intoxicating relative — have increased a lot more than twentyfold since 2015, making Oregon # 2 behind Colorado one of the 19 states with active hemp cultivation. Continuez la lecture