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  • East Fork Cultivars grows nine acres of organic hemp and one acre of marijuana at its farm in Jackson County.
    Olivia Ashton / East Fork Cultivars
    Hemp farmers in Oregon worry about the future of their industry amid an array of challenges, including new state rules and enforcement and an uncertain regulatory environment at the federal level.
  • A closeup view of hemp.
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife
    What happens if you feed cannabis to sheep? It’s a question that livestock scientists are actually wondering about at Oregon State University. They’re trying to develop a new animal feed market for industrial hemp. OPB science reporter Jes Burns recently joined JPR’s Liam Moriarty to explain what they’re up to.