No hemp was grown last year in South Dakota
On this page you will find the most current South Dakota hemp law along with a history of how South Dakota hemp bills have progressed through the State capitol over the years. We also provide links to important information concerning South Dakota hemp programs and state agency advisories or opinion letters. Our goal is to keep the public, media and policy makers informed on each states status concerning hemp law and policy.
Authorize the production and sale of industrial hemp.
Status: Failed in committee 5-4
Urging Congress, the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), the United States Department of Justice, and the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to recognize industrial hemp as a valuable agricultural commodity.
Initiated Measure 1
Voter initiative which failed to pass, as only 39% voted in favor.
Voted down in Senate committee.