Final Hemp Rule Published

  • On January 26, 2021
  • Final Hemp Rule, Hemp, Hemp Rule, USDA

On January 19, USDA published its final rule on hemp production. The rule will go into effect March 22.

Key provisions of the final rule include: licensing requirements; recordkeeping requirements for maintaining information about the land where hemp is produced; procedures for testing the THC concentration levels for hemp; procedures for disposing of non-compliant plants; compliance provisions; and procedures for handling violations.

For more information, read the rule here.