The goal of the event was to educate the public on hemp, its uses and the opportunities to grow it around the state.

Source: PHOTOS: Hemp Day at Capitol aims to grow support for versatile plant

Monday was Hemp Day at the state Capitol. Booths and tables with information on hemp were set up in the Rotunda. Guest speakers for the event included J. Morgan Leach, the executive director of the West Virginia Hemp Farmer’s Cooperative, and Crystal Good, who is launching a company called Good Hemp, which will sell hemp-infused cosmetics. The goal of the event was to educate the public on hemp, its uses and the opportunities to grow it around the state.