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Hemplands; a documentary by Patrick McNeese

Updated: Jan 17, 2019

Behold, a lost YouTube treasure! This unique, never-before-seen documentary offers a fascinating look into the historic and economic relevance of hemp in Kentucky - from twenty years ago!

That's right, Hemplands was produced in 1998 by filmmaker Patrick McNeese. This comprehensive documentary explores the past, present and future of the Kentucky hemp industry through historians, researchers, farmers and advocates. Watch the full documentary below!

You can find our Herald-Leader Interview, Tom Eblen's compainion piece on Kentucky Hemp History, and this documentary at - thank you Tom for the amazing front page feature and historical resources!



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