Try assessing hemp at the micro level
fkrogstad at aol.com
Mon Jan 27 03:41:37 EST 1997
>> However for wood prodcution it take years to grow a tree while the hemp
>> plant has faster growth and harvesting.
>Time is irrelevant; total annual production volume per acre is what
>matters. Trees such as aspen and other poplars produce considerably more
>fiber volume per acre per year than hemp.
Let us not forget that forests provide forest habitat, which is quite
different that the habitat provided by cultivated hemp fields.
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