Hemp or Pot Farm? Police and Thieves Can’t Always Tell
"The misunderstandings can lead to frightening encounters. Jim Castetter found himself surrounded by state troopers as he loaded bales of hemp onto a truck at the edge of their farm in Canandaigua, N.Y., said his son, Kaelan Castetter, 23, a co-founder of the New York Cannabis Growers and Processors Association.
'It took about two hours to explain that no, we are not loading the largest quantity of marijuana that the county had ever seen on the side of the road in broad daylight,' he said."