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Checking in with a South Dakota industrial hemp farmer

Fourth-generation Mitchell farmer Joshua Klumb with 2021 crop of industrial hemp he harvested in September.
.Josh Klumb

The attached interview above is from SDPB's daily public-affairs show, In the Moment.

Now that industrial hemp farming is legal in South Dakota some farmers and ranchers are sharing their experiences. Most believe that it does have a future in South Dakota. Today we check in with Josh Klumb who chose to plant 7 acres of the crop southwest of Mitchell.