Jeff Trigg at RandomActOfKindness has an excellent piece on the potential for industrial hemp farming in Illinois. Check it out.
This is something near and dear to me, and very important to the student group I work with – M.A.S.H. (Mobilizing Activists and Students for Hemp). We prepared a report for the governor’s economic development team which touched on this important issue as well.
The greatest service which can be rendered any country is to add a useful plant to its culture.–Thomas Jefferson