Arizona’s New Hemp Program Launches on June 1


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

Hemp growers, harvesters, processors and transporters needed to apply for an Arizona hemp license by Might 31, 2019.

The state’s hemp program will enable for the commercialization and interstate cargo of business hemp. Arizona’s hemp crops may even be eligible for USDA-FSA crop insurance coverage.

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

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