Trivia question for you... how many states allow industrial hemp farming?  The answer may surprise you!

  Here is a list of all of them:

State’s that allow hemp farming

  • Alabama
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Hawaii
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Virginia

  No need to count-- the answer is 31!  What a difference a few short years make!  It's been a pleasure to see this wave of change occur, and to be a part of it.  Woven Earth is still the only business in the US that makes ground cover, landscape material, and erosion control products from 100% hemp fiber.

A hemp leaf is displayed at the University of Kentucky Spindletop Research Farm in 2014. The (Lexington, Ky.) Herald-Leader File photograph