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Madera Supervisors Postpone Final Vote on New Hemp Ordinance - Sierra News Online

MADERA — The Madera County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday delayed a final decision on whether to approve large-scale expansion of industrial hemp in the county. The final vote on the new ordinance was scheduled for today’s meeting but the board made some last-minute changes, including increasing the maximum allowable size of fields from 50 …

Mendocino County issues revised Shelter-In-Place Order due to COVID-19 threat

The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday postponed any decisions on adding a potential Hemp Cultivation Pilot Program until a future date while the county is busy making emergency decisions about coronavirus preparedness. “I think we have a lot of other things to do instead of dealing with this, and this seems to be …

Louisiana readying the rules for industrial hemp farming - Shreveport Times

CLOSE In this Aug. 21, 2019 file photo, an industrial hemp plant is shown in Clayton Township, Mich. (Photo: Paul Sancya, AP) PIERRE — Legislators have reinstated the industrial hemp bill after it was gutted earlier this week.  Six legislators from the House and Senate, meeting in a conference committee to compromise on the bill, amended the …

Louisiana farmers could soon start growing industrial hemp - KALB News

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Senate is voting on a proposal to legalize industrial hemp, but legislators and Gov. Kristi Noem still have not agreed on how much the program will cost. With just days left in the legislative session, their difference over what the state should spend on a hemp program presents …

Senate sets up vote to overhaul state's hemp program - Florida Politics

The Senate on Friday positioned legislation for a vote overhauling the state’s hemp program, which has been marred by a rocky rollout. Sen. Bill Montford‘s bill (SB 1876) includes several recommendations by the Department of Agriculture to clarify regulations around the program approved last year. Montford said the bill added hemp extract to regulated food, …