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  • MFB hemp task force meets to discuss policy, issues (11/26/2019) - Farm News Media November 26, 2019 Link to original article: https://michiganfarmnews.com/mfb-hemp-task-force-meets-to-discuss-policy-issues FRANKENMUTH — A new hemp task force met Nov. 22 at the Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center to discuss policy and issues surrounding the commodity. Among them — a proposed resolution on Michigan hemp production. Dubbed the Michigan Farm Bureau Hemp Task Force, the seven-member group reviewed industry ... Read More
  • Michigan hemp growers learn lessons with first harvest (11/10/2019) - BY MARLA R. MILLER | Sunday, November 10, 2019 10:56am Link to original article: https://mibiz.com/sections/food-agribusiness/michigan-hemp-growers-learn-lessons-with-first-harvest Michael Klumpp did not know what to expect when he ventured into the world of industrial hemp, but the farmer soon realized growing a viable crop was only half the battle. Klumpp’s Mak Enterprises LLC farming operation in Shepherd, Mich., near Mt. Pleasant, includes about 3,000 acres of ... Read More
  • Michigan industrial hemp processor: ‘Phones are blowing up’ with interest (11/1/2019) - Mitch Galloway | Farm News Media Link to original article: https://michiganfarmnews.com/michigan-industrial-hemp-processor-phones-are-blowing-up-with-interest?fbclid=IwAR3v6srd7Bve9d-Cfq1Dd33GZpcRU8EuzyTk86kaAAmKyYPDryR3de6PfrY October 25, 2019 SHEPHERD – Michael Klumpp’s cellphone rings and rings and rings. On the other end of those calls? Interested industrial hemp customers. Such is the life for Ag Marvels LLC CEO Klumpp these days, especially amid Michigan’s first legal industrial hemp harvest. For Klumpp and other state ... Read More
  • Shepherd industrial hemp grower: ‘Phones are blowing up’ with interest (11/1/2019) - Mitch Galloway Michigan Farm Bureau | Nov 1, 2019 Link to original article: https://www.themorningsun.com/news/local/shepherd-industrial-hemp-grower-phones-are-blowing-up-with-interest/article_80a3153a-fc0e-11e9-aac1-27a24a7c66f8.html Michael Klumpp’s cellphone rings and rings and rings. On the other end of those calls? Interested industrial hemp customers. Such is the life for Ag Marvels LLC CEO Klumpp these days, especially amid Michigan’s first legal industrial hemp harvest. For Klumpp and other state processors and ... Read More
  • Are you a Michigan farmer looking to join the Hemp Industry? (8/7/2019) - Are you a MICHIGAN FARMER? Have you been weathering through the economic challenges of the farming industry the past few years, wondering how you and your Farm are going to make it one more year? We are Michigan Farmers ourselves and have personally experienced the debilitating economic challenges with our own operation. We have become INTENT on being proactive by ... Read More