Trusted local news leader for Prescott area communities since 1882
Sun, May 31
Photo detail

Lloyd Nackley, a plant ecologist with the Oregon State University Extension Service, holds freshly picked tops of hemp plants from one of Oregon State's hemp research stations Thursday, June 13, 2019, in Aurora, Ore. (Gillian Flaccus/AP)

Report a Typo Contact

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

A unit of wheat is called a bushel, and a standard weight of potatoes is called a century. But hemp as a fully legal U.S. agricultural commodity is so new that a unit of hemp seed doesn't yet have a universal name or an agreed-upon quantity.

By GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press June 15, 2019
Event Calendar
Event Calendar link
Submit Event