Ben Swann Reality Check: Should the Federal Ban on Hemp Production Be Lifted?_Featured_, Farming Wednesday, February 6th, 2013
“I am convinced that allowing hemp production will be a positive development for Kentucky’s farm families and economy.” Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnel
Could a federal ban on hemp production soon be lifted? Mitch McConnel, one of Americas most powerful Senators, is now backing that idea and throwing his support behind a bill that could mean an economic boom for Kentucky.
So what exactly is hemp and why was it been banned in the United States in the first place? Ben Swann has the Reality Check you won’t see anywhere else.