USDA Releases Draft Hemp Farming Regulations

By A.J. Herrington

On Oct. 29, the USDA released draft regulations for hemp cultivation in the country. Still to come: FDA regulations on CBD.

The United States Department of Agriculture released its first version of proposed hemp regulations on Tuesday, ten months after the crop was legalized with the passage of 2018 Farm Bill last year. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said in a press release that the new rules would provide a level playing field for farmers and other businesses eager to take advantage of the new industry.

To read more, please follow the link here.

Share: