FARMINGTON

Farmington is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit 19th century home and former hemp plantation. The historic home, completed in 1816, is located on 18 acres in the heart of Jefferson County. Farmington provides the community with a fun, family-friendly environment to learn about Louisville’s rich history and life on a 19th century farm through preservation, exhibitions and education.  

Farmington Historic Plantation is pleased to announce that we have been selected as a participant in the Kentucky Department of Agritulture's Hemp Pilot Program. As a participant, we will conduct research on several varieties of hemp that will be grown on our property. We had around an acre of hemp under cultivation for the 2016, and 2017 with plans to continue in 2018. We will update this page as we get closer to the planting season. 

If you would like to schedule a tour of our hemp field that includes a brief lecture of Kentucky's hemp history and our current role in the hemp industry, please email Devin Payne Serke directly at FarmingtonDevin@HistoricHomes.org. The cost is $10 per person. These tours are limited. 

 




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