Comer http://weku.fm en Kentucky Ready to Begin Growing, Producing Hemp http://weku.fm/post/kentucky-ready-begin-growing-producing-hemp <p>The Commonwealth is ready to move forward with plans&nbsp;for the first legal production of hemp in at least 50 years. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Earlier this year, the State Department of Agriculture announced it was creating pilot projects in growth and production of the plant at six universities.</span></p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 04:49:06 +0000 John Hingsbergen 57758 at http://weku.fm Kentucky Ready to Begin Growing, Producing Hemp Future of Hemp in Kentucky on Eastern Standard http://weku.fm/post/future-hemp-kentucky-eastern-standard <p style="margin-bottom: 0.14in"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;In</span><font color="#333333"><font face="Arial, serif"><font size="2" style="font-size: 10pt"><span style="background: #ffffff">&nbsp;2013, Kentucky lawmakers passed a bill creating a regulatory framework for hemp production in the state. This year, thanks to a federal farm bill, six state universities are piloting projects using hemp.</span></font></font></font><font color="#333333"><font face="Arial, serif"><font size="2" style="font-size: 10pt"><span style="background: #ffffff">&nbsp; On this week’s Eastern Standard, the future of hemp in Kentucky.</span></font></font></font></p><p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0.14in"><font color="#333333"><font face="Arial, serif"><font size="2" style="font-size: 10pt"><span style="background: #ffffff"> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 15:19:51 +0000 John Hingsbergen 57528 at http://weku.fm Future of Hemp in Kentucky on Eastern Standard