A small town in Texas put Hemp in the News this week, as an example of how hemp can add value to local economies.
Lawmakers in Texas are looking seriously at legalising hemp production in the state. Farmers, agricultural proponents and even some cautious Republicans are jumping on the band wagon.
An example of the problems being faced, is the small town of Haskell in central Texas. Lack of population growth and low income are problems common to these rural areas.
Hemp could provide economic opportunities for farmers and communities alike.
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