40-acre hemp crop

New Market farmer Danny Shelton checks his 40-acre hemp crop, which is ready for harvest. – STEVE MARION | THE STANDARD BANNER

Could Cannabis replace tobacco as a reliable cash crop for local farmers?

The process is familiar to anyone who grew up in East Tennessee.

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