Category: California News

Sacramento, California - CDFA has issued draft regulations for industrial hemp cultivation in California and is accepting public comments through December 24.

After comments are considered CDFA will move to finalize the regulations and anticipates that county agricultural commissioners will begin accepting applications and issuing the first licenses for commercial production in 2019.

Currently industrial hemp production is permitted in California only in association with established agricultural research institutions.

Link to draft Industrial Hemp Cultivation regulations