Meet Dr. David Williams

Meet David Williams, Ph.D., College of Agriculture at the University of Kentucky as he describes some of the research taking place on Atalo Holdings plot. Seed varieties included those brought in by Eric Steenstra. From Youtube: Dr David Williams talks hemp hat tip:...

A Grand Experiment

This is a fantastic piece on one Kentucky farmer’s hemp growing experience in 2015. Kendal Clark, from Crofton, in deep western Kentucky, grew 100 acres this year, making him one of the largest hemp growing operations in the state. Read more about it here:...

Why is Hemp Known as the “Green Buffalo” of Plants?

“The buffalo is widely known to be a symbol of Native American culture. Tribes used the animal in its entirety, with every part having its purposes — the muscle for meat, fat for soap and cooking oil, bones for knives and other tools, the hide for clothing...

UK’s Hemp field Day draws a crowd

“Our work has expanded greatly this year to include all three harvestable components of hemp,” Williams said in a news release. “We are hoping to optimize grower profitability through these small plot studies.” The 2015 University of Kentucky...

The 2015 HIA Conference is in Lexington, KY

The 22nd annual Hemp Industries Association Conference is September 27 – 29 in Lexington, Kentucky. Be sure and make it if you can.  Many of the most experienced people in the Kentucky and international hemp industry will be there. Join us! Here are the details:...