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East Troy Institute Leads in Hemp Research, Education

Nov. 12, 2019  By Sheila Julson

Since 1984, the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute (MFAI) in East Troy, Wis., has been committed to sustainable agriculture through research, educational programs, outreach and networking. With industrial hemp gaining ground among farmers as a promising additional cash crop, MFAI stands ready to help in this old-yet-new-again industry.

Leah Sandler, education director and research agronomist for MFAI, says hemp farming …. Read full story here