Canada http://www.kunc.org en Canada Jonesing For Piece Of American (Hemp) Pie http://www.kunc.org/post/canada-jonesing-piece-american-hemp-pie <p>The U.S. market for foods and beauty products that contain <a href="http://www.agmrc.org/commodities__products/fiber/industrial-hemp-profile/">hemp is growing</a>, but American manufacturers that use hemp have their hands tied. The crop is still illegal to cultivate, according to federal laws, which means the current American hemp industry, <a href="http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/RL32725.pdf">estimated at $500 million per year</a>, runs on foreign hemp.</p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 56801 at http://www.kunc.org Canada Jonesing For Piece Of American (Hemp) Pie Global Bumper Wheat Crop Brings Lower Prices For Colorado Farmers http://www.kunc.org/post/global-bumper-wheat-crop-brings-lower-prices-colorado-farmers <p style="margin-bottom: 20px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif;">Talk to any corn farmer and he or she will likely&nbsp;<a href="http://harvestpublicmedia.org/article/expected-bumper-crop-has-price-corn-dropping" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-weight: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: rgb(0, 98, 160); text-decoration: underline;">lament the dropping price of corn</a>. But corn growers are not alone. Farmers who grow wheat are beginning to feel the same pinch.</p><p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 20:10:47 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 53461 at http://www.kunc.org Global Bumper Wheat Crop Brings Lower Prices For Colorado Farmers Canada To Launch Billion-Dollar Marijuana Free Market This Week http://www.kunc.org/post/canada-launch-billion-dollar-marijuana-free-market-week Canada is ushering in what it projects to be a $1.3 billion medical marijuana free market this week, as it replaces small and homegrown pot production with quality-controlled marijuana produced by large farms. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:01:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 50211 at http://www.kunc.org Canada To Launch Billion-Dollar Marijuana Free Market This Week Students Win Seed Money To Make Flour From Insects http://www.kunc.org/post/students-win-seed-money-make-flour-insects Mohammed Ashour has a big order to fill: By March 2014, he has to deliver 10 tons of grasshoppers to customers in Mexico.<p>He and four other MBA students at McGill University in Montreal have a plan to farm insects in poor countries and turn them into flour that can be used in everything from bread to corn tortillas. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 18:19:00 +0000 50126 at http://www.kunc.org Students Win Seed Money To Make Flour From Insects A Toronto Film Chat, From Two Jake Gyllenhaals To Three Daniel Radcliffes http://www.kunc.org/post/toronto-film-chat-two-jake-gyllenhaals-three-daniel-radcliffes Bob Mondello and I took a break from our time at the Toronto International Film Festival today for a chat withAll Things Consideredand host Audie Cornish. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 20:31:00 +0000 Linda Holmes 49380 at http://www.kunc.org A Toronto Film Chat, From Two Jake Gyllenhaals To Three Daniel Radcliffes