From Seed to Shelf, How This Husband-Wife Duo Created a ‘Hempire’ Franny Tacy has more energy than just about anyone you’ve ever met. On any
Farmer Franny is on a mission to learn and educate about hemp and is paving the way for hemp farmers in her state and beyond. Listen and learn about the obstacles she faced growing a crop that is federally illegal and how it’s turning into a positive movement for “Women in Hemp,” hemp growers, artisans’ processors and businesses with aligned “farmer-focused” values.
The impacts of Hemp Hootenany cary on in waves as our community comes together to celebrate this industrious, game changing plant. Hemp Hootenany not only celebrated the second year of planting hemp on Franny’s Farm, but also Hemp History week & Franny Tacy, the first woman farmer to grow industrial hemp in Western NC.