CBD is available in downtown Midland — what is it and how does it work?

Shepherd’s “Agricultural Marvel”  CRYSTAL GWIZDALA | THURSDAY, APRIL 8, 2021 | CATALYST MIDLAND Read Full Article from Original Source In Shepherd, the largest hemp processing plant in Michigan sits quietly. Michael Klumpp has farmed for 25 years, purchasing approximately 3,000 acres of land from his grandfather. He started out with corn and soy. In 2019, he joined the hemp industry and founded Ag … Read More

Klumpp, Newton picked for ag trade advisory committees

Link to full original article / Mitch Galloway, Farm News Media / January 26, 2021 Industrial hemp farmer and processor Michael Klumpp is headed to Washington. This after the USDA and U.S. Trade Representative announced Klumpp would be one of 67 people appointed to serve on agricultural trade advisory committees. Now Klumpp of Shepherd will represent the committee for Trade in Tobacco, … Read More

MFB hemp task force meets to discuss policy, issues

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

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

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

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?

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