Potential Economic Benefits of Kentucky Hemp Industry (1998 Dollars)

Scenario Full time

jobs created

Worker Earnings
Main source for certified industrial seeds only 69 jobs $1,300,000.00
Certified seeds, plus one processing facility 303 jobs $6,700,000.00
Certified seeds, plus two processing facilities 537 jobs $12,100,000.00
Certified seeds, one processing facility, one industrial hemp paper-pulp plant 771 jobs $17,600,000.00