Hemp is often touted as a super-crop with myriad uses. So what does it take to grow it? Here's an overview.

On a recent road trip through eastern North Carolina, a land of giant soybean fields and industrial hog farms, I passed the time by reading the nearly constant stream of billboards along the highway.

“God Bless the Farmer, He Blesses You Three Times a Day,” read one, as I whizzed down I-40 toward Wilmington.

“Repent and Believe in Jesus and You Will Be Saved,” encouraged another.

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Brian Barth ~ ModernFarmer.com

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