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Two bills in state legislation for the legalization of industrial hemp could offer a transition crop for farmers in Nelson County. Central Kentucky was the largest producer of hemp during World War II for rope production, but state officials say it isn’t legislation but law enforcement that will decide hemp’s future in the state or Nelson County.
Hemp has been looked at as alternative energy source in the past, according to Nelson County Extension Agent, Ron Bowman.
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