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Kentucky Legislators Approve Hemp Bill

FRANKFORT — Legislators reached a last-hour deal Tuesday to pass a bill to license Kentucky farmers to grow hemp.

The deal between House Democrats and Sen. Paul Hornback, R-Shelbyville, will allow hemp licensing by the Kentucky Industrial Hemp Commission under the control of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture.

Source: Lexington Herald Leader. Read full article. (link)

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