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In Connecticut, Farmers Turn To New Crop: Hemp

Jul 23, 2019

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 CBD and its efficacy? We find out, and we also hear from you. 

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Chion Wolf contributed to this show.