FIRST CROP - HISTORICAL MARKER #1279
330 W. Main St., Danville, KY 40422
The first hemp crop in Kentucky was grown on Clark’s Run Creek near Danville in 1775 by Archibald McNeill. Boyle County later became one of the top ten hemp producing counties in the state. Today, this marker
stands in front of the Boyle County Courthouse. Click here to learn more about Boyle County hemp history.