“MISSOURI ISSUES PROPOSED RULES FOR INDUSTRIAL HEMP PROGRAM”

“MISSOURI ISSUES PROPOSED RULES FOR INDUSTRIAL HEMP PROGRAM”

Yesterday, October 9, the Missouri Department of Agriculture released proposed rules for the Missouri Industrial Hemp Program. These rules, required by Missouri Senate Bill 133, will amend existing regulations and transition Missouri’s hemp program from a research program authorized under the 2014 Farm Bill to a full industrial program authorized under the 2018 Farm Bill.