Download PDF by James F. Hopkins: A History of the Hemp Industry in Kentucky

By James F. Hopkins

ISBN-10: 0813109302

ISBN-13: 9780813109305

it's tough to think that at one time burley tobacco was once no longer the manager money crop in Kentucky. but for greater than part a century hemp ruled the state's agricultural production.

James Hopkins surveys the hemp in Kentucky from its starting via its whole death on the finish of global conflict II, describing the strategies of seeding and harvesting the plant, and advertising and marketing synthetic items made up of the fiber.

With debate shortly raging over the legalization of business hemp, it really is crucial that a correct portrait of this debatable source be on hand. even if initially released in 1951, Hopkins's paintings is still remarkably present as hemp production at the present time is little replaced from the practices the writer describes. This variation comprises an up-to-date bibliography of modern courses about the medical, fiscal, and political points of business hemp.

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