Comer to pitch hemp to auto execs

By Janet Patton — jpatton1@herald-leader.com

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Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer said hemp fibers could make cars “greener.”JOHN FLAVELL — Herald-Leader

Agriculture Commissioner James Comer will take his pitch for hemp to auto manufacturers on Thursday.

Comer will attend AutoConnect, an industry trade conference in Nashville sponsored by Frost Brown Todd. Executives from Toyota, Volkswagen, Nissan, Honda and others are expected to attend the event.

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