Tuesday, May 3 – UK agronomists Rich Mundell and Mark Sizemore at with the University of Kentucky planted our plot at Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate. 30 more words
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Lawmakers are one vote away from authorizing hemp cultivation through a pilot program.
Age-old crop could help expand economic diversity in Appalachia
Editor’s note: This article was originally published in Appalachian Voices
By Michael M. Barrick
As the result of a new law that takes effect on July 1, Virginia farmers will soon be able to grow hemp for industrial purposes — albeit with restrictions. 1,255 more words
HARRISBURG – Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon) introduced legislation that would create an agricultural pilot program in Pennsylvania for industrial hemp research. Today, that legislation unanimously passed the Pennsylvania House. 263 more words