Discusses commercial benefits of industrial hemp, characterized by low tetrahydrocannabinol levels, for use in industrial and consumer products. Provides introduction to industrial hemp, outlines background and current status of relevant legislation, examines foreign hemp production and U.S. consumption, and reviews analysis of economic studies.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Hemp as an Agricultural Commodity