Alabama’s hemp specialists will be gathering to talk shop in Montgomery.
The Alabama Hemp Growers’ Expo is a forum where hemp farmers, vendors, processors and sponsors can network and share their knowledge about the industry.
Austin Chandler is owner of Alabama Hemp, LLC. He said hemp is a versatile plant with “limitless” uses.
“They can actually manufacture car parts out of it—the interiors, like the inside of your car doors, your dashes, anything that could replace plastic. There’s also ‘hempcrete,’ like concrete; you can build with it,” he said.