Kentucky Entrepreneur Vows to Buy All the State’s Hemp

Grow it and he will buy it.

John Roulac, the founder and CEO of a major hemp foods company, Nutiva, said he plans to buy all the organic hemp that Kentucky can produce, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

But labeling hemp as organic has been a controversial issue in recent weeks, as the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that it would grant one Colorado hemp producer with an organic certified label, but then reneged last week, saying the decision was premature.

“The USDA’s new rule is out of step with the 2014 Federal Farm Bill which

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