Background On August 14th, Commissioner Richard A. Ball sent out two letters on behalf of the Department of Agriculture & Markets (DAM)
Washington County Hemp Expands with CSG Help
According to Kaelan Castetter, Chief Executive Officer of Castetter Sustainability Group Inc., Washington County is a good place for growing hemp. “They’ve got a long history of growing cannabis,” he said. CSG, based in Binghamton, helps hemp growers get established and guides them through the season. They currently assist 20 New York hemp farmers, including Old Homestead Hemp farm in Hebron.