Montana is now one of three states to allow industrial hemp farming, and producers hope to benefit from the specialty crop. "We have 10 producers now in the state who have planted 529 acres of industrial hemp this year," said Chris Christiaens of the Montana Farmers Union. Report from Keeley Van Middendorp:
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for tomorrow, Thursday July 20th, from 12:00pm to 9:00pm for central and southern Jefferson County including the communities of Boulder, Basin, Elk Park, and Whitehall. These weather conditions could cause any fire that breaks out to spread rapidly. Please avoid any activity that may cause a fire.
Speaking with a collective voice, the Boulder Area Chamber of Commerce actively encourages and promotes economic and social development that leads to the enhancement of the quality of life of the Boulder area.