The Latest Hemp news in Kentucky…

    Kentucky state senator to bring hemp bill up for vote By The Associated Press Posted January 28, 2013 at 3:13 p.m. FRANKFORT, Ky. — The chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee sounded upbeat Monday about prospects for his bill that would regulate industrial hemp production in Kentucky if the federal government lifts its … Continue reading The Latest Hemp news in Kentucky…

Hemp could make a comeback

    By Kevin Wheatley about 23 hours ago Industrial hemp could make a comeback as one of Kentucky’s top cash crops if lawmakers legalize the harvest of marijuana’s botanical cousin, legislators have told a House committee. The Agricultural and Small Business Committee on Wednesday heard from key sponsors of two pieces of legislation –House … Continue reading Hemp could make a comeback

In Praise of Hemp

September 27, 2010 at 16:30:57   Promoted to Headline (H3) on 9/27/10: Permalink In Praise of Hemp Jim Prues (about the author)     Page 1 of 2 page(s) opednews.com For OpEdNews: Jim Prues - Writer Hemp by Hendrike   Hemp is the common name for cannabis, the first plant cultivated by humanity as we crept from … Continue reading In Praise of Hemp

High Hopes for Hemp Industries

http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/content/view/38665/ Spending day after day in fields of cannabis, one can come up with some pretty offbeat ideas—like making houses out of hemp. But Dr Susanna Wilkerson has great visions for a plant often maligned for its association with drug use. The founder of Australian company Pure Delight Hemp says the fibrous plant could replace … Continue reading High Hopes for Hemp Industries