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CBD And The Business Of Hemp Farming

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Julian Cabrera, factory manager at New Earth Biosciences, holds up a large glass beaker to the light containing thick, golden-colored, fully-refined CBD oil in Salem, Ore.

CBD is one of the fastest growing items in the wellness industry. It’s an oil that comes from hemp. Advocates say it relieves pain, inflammation and anxiety. A new farm bill has just lifted federal restrictions on growing hemp in the country, which could mean billions of dollars for farmers and vendors in our region. Today on The Full Story, we discuss the business of CBD in our area. Our guests: