Industrial hemp, for a variety of reasons, is poised for “rapid growth,” Florida Grower editor Paul Rusnak says. / Photo courtesy UF/IFAS

Paul Rusnak, senior managing online editor of Florida Grower, writes in his opening paragraph, “No doubt, the end of hemp’s prohibition via the 2018 Farm Bill stood out amid the legislation’s plentiful pages. Farmers and industrial hemp stakeholders alike are now gearing up for next steps. According to an annual crop report from Vote Hemp, the foundation for rapid growth is in place.”

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