April 17, 2014

Comer to pitch hemp to auto execs

Agriculture Commissioner James Comer will take his pitch for hemp to auto manufacturers on Thursday. Comer will attend AutoConnect, an industry trade conference in Nashville sponsored by Frost Brown Todd. Executives from Toyota, Volkswagen, Nissan, Honda and others are expected to attend the event.

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Ky. AG Jack Conway warns state leaders about industrial Hemp farming

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) — Kentucky's Attorney General Jack Conway has a warning for state leaders over hemp. Conway sent a letter to Governor Steve Beshear, Attorney General Commissioner James Comer and others warning industrial hemp farming remains illegal in the Commonwealth. The letter deflates hopes of those who want to farm hemp and wanted to begin planting next year. Kentucky lawmakers …

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Ky. AG Jack Conway warns state leaders about industrial Hemp farming

Kentucky agriculture head: Grow hemp, we'll see what Justice …

“Kentucky's Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer said Attorney General Eric Holder's announcement last week of changes in the Justice Department's marijuana policy could mean that the state can move ahead with

Kentucky agriculture head: Grow hemp, we'll see what Justice …

“Kentucky's Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer said Attorney General Eric Holder's announcement last week of changes in the Justice Department's marijuana policy could mean that the state can move ahead with

Kentucky agriculture commissioner: State to grow hemp and we'll …

Kentucky's Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer said Attorney General Eric Holder's announcement last week of changes in the Justice Department's marijuana policy could mean that the state can move ahead with

Comer Hails ‘Historic’ Hemp Vote

Agriculture Commissioner James Comer cheered House passage of legislation Thursday, to allow university research on industrial hemp. The measure was an amendment to the farm bill that passed in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Ag. Commissioner James Comer Continues to Promote Legalization of Industrial Hemp

The crop once flourished in Kentucky until it was banned decades ago when the federal government classified it as a controlled substance related to marijuana. Despite numerous failed attempts to legalize industrial hemp in Kentucky, Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer vows to continue his campaign.

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Ag. Commissioner James Comer Continues to Promote Legalization of Industrial Hemp

The Hemp Tour: Coming To A Crop Near You!

After successfully persuading state lawmakers to pass legislation setting up the framework for legalized industrial hemp growth, one would think that Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer could finally rest knowing

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The Hemp Tour: Coming To A Crop Near You!

Hemp Makes for Strange Bedfellows… « The Recovering Politician

Day 2 of my great hemp adventures in Washington with Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer has just begun. But as we trek around Capitol Hill and up Pennsylvania Avenue, I wanted to share with you the picture

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Hemp Makes for Strange Bedfellows… « The Recovering Politician

Comer to travel to Washington to lobby for Kentucky hemp

Agriculture Commissioner James Comer will travel to Washington on Tuesday to lobby for Kentucky farm

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Comer to travel to Washington to lobby for Kentucky hemp

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