The Arizona Hemp Program launches on June 1, 2019. The Arizona Division of Agriculture (AZDA) is answerable for overseeing the rising business.
The AZDA has spent this 12 months getting ready for the hemp program’s launch by:
- Establishing guidelines
- Creating an industrial hemp licensing program
- Appointing an Industrial Hemp Advisory Council
- Growing an utility and overview course of
- Growing a charge schedule
In Arizona, industrial hemp is outlined because the plant Hashish sativa L. and any a part of such plant, whether or not rising or not, with a Delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) focus of no more than three-tenths % (0.3%) on a dry-weight foundation. (A.R.S. § 3-311).
Louis DeLuca The Dallas Morning Information through AP