Hemp Farmer in the Fields - Kentucky Crafted

The Rich History of Hemp in Kentucky

Hemp is Kentucky’s oldest crop. In fact, hemp cultivation transcends the age of Kentucky itself. You’d have to go all the way back to the year 1775 to really get to the bottom of things; that’s when the soon-to-be-State’s first hemp crop was planted. Indeed, Kentucky’s land has been prized for its farmability since the […]