The Past and Potential Future of Industrial Hemp in Kentucky

This is a great piece on hemp in Kentucky, 2015. I especially like these quotes (because they’re true): “It’s not that Kentucky is the only place to do this,” said Adam Watson, the director of Kentucky’s industrial hemp program. “It’s the only place that has...

Do you know the difference between Hemp Oil and Hemp CBD Oil?

Most people have probably never even heard about the nutritional prowess of hemp seed oil, let alone the amazing healing power of Hemp CBD oil.  Even people who do know about both oils don’t really know the difference between the two. In a nutshell, hemp seed...

Zeoform: A New Plastic That Turns Hemp Into Almost Anything

Hemp plastic is the future! <—Read all about it here. This chair is made from a product called Zeoform, the latest in hemp cellulose plastic technology. Zeoform is durable, compostable, and can be made into almost anything, like these speakers: How about a...

Hemp will be grown at Locust Grove this year!

Hemp has been a long time coming back to Kentucky – but it is back.   Since the second Kentucky Industrial Hemp Commission was formed by former Agricultural Commissioner James Comer in 2013, progress has come fast. In 2014 there were 12 different research crops...