The Kansas Legislature legalized the growing of industrial hemp this year. People promoting the plant see nearly endless uses for it -- although getting high is not among them -- and a tempting new crop for farmers. But creating a market from scratch won’t be easy. for the Kansas News Service, Brian Grimmett reports.
Brian Grimmett is a reporter for KMUW Radio in Wichita and a contributor to Kansas Public Radio and the Kansas News Service. Follow Brian Grimmett on Twitter. The Kansas News Service is a collaboration covering health, education, and politics across the state.