Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, poses for a portrait in one of his fields of wheat in Tribune, Kansas.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, poses for a portrait in one of his fields of wheat in Tribune, Kansas.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, climbs up one of his grain silos Tribune, Kansas.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, climbs up one of his grain silos Tribune, Kansas. 

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, poses for a portrait in one of his fields of corn in Towner, Colorado.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, poses for a portrait in one of his fields of corn in Towner, Colorado.

Crossroads Ag logistics manager Jack Zenner inspects hemp plants as they dry at one of their facilities near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Crossroads Ag logistics manager Jack Zenner inspects hemp plants as they dry at one of their facilities near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, shows off his train track and wheat tattoos in Tribune, Kansas. In addition to owning 325,000 acres of land, Soloviev also purchased a short-line railroad.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, shows off his train track and wheat tattoos in Tribune, Kansas. In addition to owning 325,000 acres of land, Soloviev also purchased a short-line railroad.

A worker with KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, loads freshly harvested hemp plants onto a truck near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

General farm manager Jacob Fehr inspects a spike of wheat in a field belonging to Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, in Tribune, Kansas.

General farm manager Jacob Fehr inspects a spike of wheat in a field belonging to Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, in Tribune, Kansas.

A KHMP worker looks through newly harvested hemp flowers while doing a quality control check at a facility near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

A worker carries hemp plants to a truck during harvest at KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

A worker carries hemp plants to a truck during harvest at KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

A worker carries hemp plants to a truck during harvest at KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

A worker carries hemp plants to a truck during harvest at KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Crews with KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, harvest entire hemp plants from a 122 acre field near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, takes a call on top of a rail car full of wheat near a section of his short-line railroad in Towner, Colorado. Soloviev's rail line runs from Colorado's border with Kansas to Pueblo, Colo

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, takes a call on top of a rail car full of wheat near a section of his short-line railroad in Towner, Colorado. Soloviev's rail line runs from Colorado's border with Kansas to Pueblo, Colorado.

Crossroads Ag logistics manager Jack Zenner inspects hemp plants as they dry at one of their facilities near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Train cars near Stefan Soloviev's short-line railroad wait to be loaded up with grain on in Towner, Colorado.

Train cars near Stefan Soloviev's short-line railroad wait to be loaded up with grain on in Towner, Colorado. 

Hemp plants from a KHMP field dry in one of their facilities after harvest near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Hemp plants from a KHMP field dry in one of their facilities after harvest near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Wheat sits ready for harvest in a field that belongs to Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country in Tribune, Kansas.

Wheat sits ready for harvest in a field that belongs to Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country in Tribune, Kansas.

Workers with KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, hold recently harvested hemp plants as they wait for them to be loaded onto a truck near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Workers with KHMP, a division of Crossroads AG, hold recently harvested hemp plants as they wait for them to be loaded onto a truck near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, inspects a spike of wheat in one of his fields in Tribune, Kansas.

Stefan Soloviev, the 33rd largest private landowner in the country, inspects a spike of wheat in one of his fields in Tribune, Kansas.

KHMP crews load freshly harvested hemp into a truck near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

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