Hemp growing going legit after decades-long ban

CenturyLink DENVER (AP) — The federal government is ready to let farmers grow cannabis — at least the kind that can’t get people high. Hemp — marijuana’s non-intoxicating cousin that’s used to make everything from clothing to cooking oil — could soon be cultivated in 10 states under a federal farm bill agreement reached late Monday that allows the establishment of pilot growing programs. The plant’s return to legitimacy could clear the way for U.S. farmers to compete in an

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