Local Farmer Grows Hemp Business

RUCH, Ore. — An Eagle Point area farmer is the first person in the state to be licensed to grow industrial hemp. It’s the first time the crop has been grown in Oregon in 70 years. The seeds will have to be imported into Oregon from another country in order for operations to begin. State … Continue reading »

Hemp Expo Kicks Off This Weekend

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — One of Southern Oregon’s largest music festivals and educational Hemp Expo will kick off for three straight days. Starting Friday, speakers, advocates, two stages of concerts, and vendors will be featured at the 5th annual Hemp Expo. It’s located in Grants Pass off Highway 238 near Williams Highway. Tickets are $25 … Continue reading »