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Hemp Discovery Day – Louisville, KY

April 30, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Join us as we celebrate industrial hemp’s historic return to Farmington Historic Plantation for its 200th year anniversary!

Screen Shot 2016-04-18 at 5.46.27 PMExplore Farmington’s heritage at Hemp Discovery Day! Did you know it was once a 550-acre plantation that produced hemp as its primary cash crop?

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Featuring on-site processing demonstrations, food and craft vendors, live music and more – event goers will get a glimpse into life on the 19th century hemp plantation, along with a look at the modern day uses of industrial hemp.

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Local food trucks will incorporate hemp foods into delicious meals! Local vendors both hemp-related or hemp-supportive Live local music Full tours of Farmington Mansion on the hour More details to come!  

VENDORS

4:00 PM – 9:00 PM

FOODIES

Maria’s Greek Deli, Holy Mole, Sweet & Savory

*Hemp Foods Sponsored by Hemp Foods America

LOCAL BUSINESSES

Kentucky Hempsters, Hemp Foods America, Kentucky Hemp Works, Kentucky Hemp Research Foundation, New Earth Garden Center, Healing Ground Farms, Papa’s Farm, Nimble Nite Cap Seeds, Folk Modern Press, BareFit, EvolveKY

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DEMONSTRATIONS

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Traditional Processing         4:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Cooking with Hemp             5:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Building with Hempcrete     5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

LIVE MUSIC

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

TOM BOONE & THE BACK PORTCH PICKERS

*With special guest features 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

MANSION TOURS

(On the hour)

4:00 PM, 5:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:00 PM, 8:00 PM  

COST:  $10 PER FAMILY/GROUP (UP TO 6 PEOPLE)

*Eventbrite charges a processing fee that has been included in ticket prices for online sales.

Farmington has been approved to participate in the 2016 Hemp Pilot Program through the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and will be growing a small demonstration plot for research educational purposes. We’re partnered with United Hemp Industries to assist in executing the project, along with Kentucky Hempsters to provide hemp education and event promotion.

All proceeds go to Farmington and the resources necessary to support this year’s hemp project.

 

 

Details

Date:
April 30, 2016
Time:
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Venue

Farmington Historic Plantation
3033 Bardstown Road
Louisville, KY 40205 United States
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