By James F. Hopkins
James Hopkins surveys the hemp in Kentucky from its starting via its entire death on the finish of worldwide conflict II, describing the approaches of seeding and harvesting the plant, and advertising synthetic items made from the fiber.
With debate almost immediately raging over the legalization of business hemp, it truly is crucial that a correct portrait of this debatable source be to be had. even though initially released in 1951, Hopkins's paintings is still remarkably present as hemp production at the present time is little replaced from the practices the writer describes. This version contains an up to date bibliography of modern guides in regards to the medical, fiscal, and political aspects of commercial hemp.
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