USDA (Finally) Releases Groundbreaking Interim Hemp Regulations

The (almost) year-long wait is over – at long last, the United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) issued its Interim Final Rule concerning the implementation of the hemp-related provisions of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (the “2018 Farm Bill”). This announcement marks an important step towards the realization of a streamlined domestic – and

By |2019-10-30T10:39:32-06:00October 30th, 2019|Hemp, HLG Blogs|

Industry to USDA: Where are the federal hemp regulations?

The hemp industry continues to look for federal guidance on production for 2020. It’s been more than a month since Hemp Industry Daily first reported that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) had completed its draft of the federal hemp production rules and submitted it to the White House Office of Budget and Management, which reviews all regulations adopted

By |2019-10-25T16:50:54-06:00October 21st, 2019|HLG In The News|