Kentucky OKs applications for hemp growers and processors
For the upcoming year, 225 applications were accepted to cultivate up to 12,018 acres of industrial hemp in Kentucky for research purposes. There was more than 681,000 square feet of greenhouse space appropriated for indoor growers.
Indiana Farm Bureau puts forth its llegislative priorities for '18
Hundreds of Indiana farmers and others connected with the state agriculture industry gathered earlier this month in Indianapolis to hear the Indiana Farm Bureau (IFB) identify its legislative priorities for 2018: Protection of livestock operation, improving rural quality of life, limiting annexation and ensuring assessment uniformity.