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Common Ground: Hemp

06/11/2018 05:16 PM

It’s being called a“cash crop”—under utilized due to federal regulations—and often confused with it’s psychoactive cousin. Kentucky farmers hope it can become what tobacco used to be—with a new bipartisan push—it could become legal this year. Of course we are talking about Hemp. The charge to legalize hemp is being led by the most powerful man in the Senate—Kentucky’s Senior Senator Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky. McConnell introduced the Hemp Farming Act in March—and the measure quickly gained 27 co-sponsors including... Read more 

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