OETA  |  Oklahoma News Report

Botanac is a hemp grower and producer that has partnered with local farmers under the states new industrial hemp pilot program as a research project at Redlands Community College in El Reno. Planted in July in nortwestern Oklahoma, 50 acres of the crop are being harvested now including its grain and fiber. The fiber is headed to a clothes manufacturer in California and seeds are now for sale for re-planting here.