Pennsylvania Governor Wolf: Hemp is Growing Opportunities for PA Farmers

10Aug - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

Tyrone, PA (STL.News) – During a visit to a hemp growing site in Blair County today, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding highlighted the opportunities available to hemp growers and processors across the commonwealth.

“Pennsylvania has a tremendous opportunity to capitalize on a new and in-demand market for hemp,” said Gov. Wolf.  “This is a versatile product with many uses, and it’s a product that consumers want.”

This year, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture issued more than 300 permits on nearly 600 acres at more than 800 different growing locations.

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