Tribute Dinner

Mark your calendars for June 10th for at Tribute Dinner! The Kentucky Hemp Research Foundation alongside HempX, New Earth Organics and Hydroponics, Growing Warriors and Healing Grounds will celebrate Hemp History Week in fashion! Come to Mt. Vernon, Kentucky for a hemp-infused Tribute Dinner commemorating key industrial hemp activists and instrumental leaders like Henry Clay, [...]

By | May 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Funding Opportunity for Organic or Transition-to-Organic Growers

Your hemp crop may not be considered USDA organic yet, but the Kentucky Hemp Research Foundation has an organic funding opportunity for you anyways! The 2016 growing season is underway and we are committed to fueling the organic hemp industry forward! We are offering limited funding to help you with some of the costs associated [...]

By | May 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Founder Expresses Need for Organic Hemp Certification

Founder Annie Rouse attended the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) Public Meeting on April 25th to discuss the need for organic hemp certification. NOSB Public Meeting The NOSB meets semi-annually to hear comments from the public in regards to the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Organic Certification. Individuals sign up in advance [...]

By | May 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments