PRNewswire/ – Cool Planet, an agricultural technology company focused on soil health solutions, announced today it has partnered with Gray Farm Maple LLC, a progressive farming operation in Denmark, Maine.

To conduct trials of Cool Terra® Organic on outdoor grown industrial hemp.

Cool Planet has completed over 125 independent agricultural field trials across a wide variety of crops and this is its first trial on industrial hemp.

“Industrial hemp is quickly becoming the next cash crop within the agricultural sector. We’re excited to partner with a company that is helping give farms more tools to take advantage of this tremendous opportunity,” said Cool Planet CEO Jim Loar.

“Based on the significant number of independent trials we have conducted, we believe applying Cool Terra® Organic to the root zone of hemp plants has the ability to increase the yield and thus overall CBD content, making the crop even more valuable than it already is today.”

“We are excited to partner with Cool Planet to better understand how their biochar-based soil amendment may impact the output, and environmental sustainability of industrial hemp farming,” said Gray Farm Maple President Barry Kallander.

About Cool Planet Cool Planet is an agriculture technology company that develops, and markets Engineered Biocarbon™ technology products for soil health.