On January 29th House Bill 263 was filed by Representative Richard Heath! HB263 can be found HERE. We urge everyone to reach out to their local legislator and let them know that they support this bill. You can go to our About Us/FAQ page for details about the bill.
On February 23rd, House Bill 263 passed the Kentucky House vote and will now move on to the Kentucky Senate!
Kentucky’s current cottage food law states that: “Kentucky law allows farmers to grow, harvest and process limited food products in their farm kitchens for sale at farmers markets, certified roadside stands and from the farm provided they grow the predominate agronomic ingredient.”
We want to see this outdated law changed. Why should it be a crime for grandma’s in Kentucky to sell their cookies to neighbors?