Andy Barr Day in Lexington!


Kentucky For Hemp is heading to Lexington November 26th for a meeting with Representative Andy Barr. A group of Hemp Warriors from varied political backgrounds will have an opportunity to meet with Rep Barr, and ask him to be a co-sponsor for Rep Thomas Massie’s Industrial Hemp legislation, H.R. 525.   This meeting would have never happened were it not for the hard work of Fred Kirsch, Director of Hemp For America. Fred traveled to Kentucky from Colorado to gather signatures and support from residents of Lexington, in the hopes that he could somehow get those petitions and letters . . . → Read More

2013: A Turning Point for Kentucky Hemp

Kentucky Hemp field 1989We’ve reached a turning point for the Bluegrass State! This year, Kentucky passed a bill to allow for regulation of industrial hemp! Senate Bill 50, sponsored by Senator Paul Hornback, allows the regulation of Kentucky hemp in the event that the federal government decide to lift its ban on the crop. Governor Steve Beshear has . . . → Read More