Title: Apply now for KY’s hemp research pilot program
Date: 19 October 2017
Extract: The application period has opened for people wanting to participate in Kentucky’s hemp research pilot program. State Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles said his goal is to expand and strengthen the pilot program to put hemp on a path toward commercialization. Just 33 acres of hemp were planted in 2014, the program’s first year. Now, it’s up to 32-hundred.