GREENFIELD, Mich. (WOOD) — A West Michigan hemp company is giving others a chance to have a hand in the industry, offering a U-pick hemp festival.
For the first time this year, the owners of The Hemp Train LLC are inviting the public to come pick and harvest their own hemp from plants growing in their Greenville field.
“I think it’ll be the first U-pick hemp field in Michigan,” owner Danny Bailo said. “I think for a lot of people, this is going to be the first chance in their entire life to walk through a field of cannabis.”
Bailo was among the first group of hemp farmers licensed in Michigan, partaking in the state’s first legal harvest last year.
For their inaugural crop, Bailo and his team did all the harvesting themselves, selling its extracted CBD in a variety of…