Below are frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding hemp legislation in the United States.
Is it legal to grow hemp in the United States?
Congress included Section 7606 in the 2014 Farm Bill which authorized universities and state departments of agriculture to grow hemp, defined as cannabis with 0.3% THC or less, in states where it was legal. A number of states have established programs to allow hemp cultivation under license through the state department of agriculture. View the 2017 Vote Hemp Crop Report to see the states which had hemp programs last year.