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Just under a month after the Board of Supervisors opted to extend a ban on industrial hemp cultivation in Yolo County through January 2021, it met again to discuss regulations surrounding other activities related to the crop. On Tuesday, Eric Will of the County Administrator’s Office spoke to the supervisors. “While the board chose to …

Farm Bureau ensures hemp farmers are represented in policy discussions - The Times and Democrat

CAYCE — Since industrial hemp was legalized in South Carolina in 2017, it has grown in popularity. Youth leaders learn agriculture at S.C. Farm Bureau Conference Farmers are excited about the income potential for this new crop, but this fledgling sector is still facing challenges. South Carolina Farm Bureau recently added a Hemp Committee to …