Hemp industry discussed in Jasper

JASPER — The Florida chapter of the Hemp Industries Association continued its statewide road tour with a stop at the UF/IFAS Hamilton County Extension office Aug. 29.

The tour, which is designed to provide informational workshops and presentations to the community surrounding the growing opportunities within the expanding hemp industry, included remarks from Ray Mazzie, Executive Director of the Hemp Industries Association of Florida; Dick Crockett, North Florida Regional Director, External Affairs, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; Tim Standfield, Greenberg Traurig, LLP; and Ashley Leibe, Certified Cannabis Instructor.

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