Q: Is industrial hemp the same as marijuana?
A: No. Even though they are both Cannabis sativa L., Industrial hemp is the non-psychoactive, low-THC, oil seed and fiber varieties of the Cannabis sativa plant. Hemp has absolutely no use as a recreational drug.
Q: Where in the world is industrial hemp grown?
A: Hemp is grown in … Australia, Austria, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine.
Q: Is hemp legal to grow in the United States?
A: YES! Thanks to the 2018 Agricultural Improvement Act (Farm Bill) hemp is no longer a controlled substance. However, hemp will still be regulated and can only be grown with a permit. Each state will have to submit their program to USDA for approval or have passed legislation to remove hemp from the state controlled substances act and allow for application through the USDA’s program.
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