State, federal laws now allow Arizona farmers to grow hemp

News

State, federal laws now allow Arizona farmers to grow hemp

FILE - This July 2016 photo provided by the North Dakota Department of Agriculture shows industrial hemp growing in a field in North Dakota's Benson County. In Arizona, farmers will soon begin planting commercial hemp under a 2018 state law that just took effect once the state issues required licenses. (North Dakota Department of Agriculture via AP,File)
FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo a farmer plows a dry and dusty cotton field in Phoenix. Arizona farmers will soon begin planting commercial hemp under a 2018 state law that just took effect once the state issues required licenses. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin,File)
FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2013, file photo, a woman stands in a hemp field at a farm in Springfield, Colo. In Arizona, farmers will soon begin planting commercial hemp under a 2018 state law that just took effect once the state issues required licenses. (AP Photo/P. Solomon Banda)

State, federal laws now allow Arizona farmers to grow hemp

FILE - This July 2016 photo provided by the North Dakota Department of Agriculture shows industrial hemp growing in a field in North Dakota's Benson County. In Arizona, farmers will soon begin planting commercial hemp under a 2018 state law that just took effect once the state issues required licenses. (North Dakota Department of Agriculture via AP,File)
FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo a farmer plows a dry and dusty cotton field in Phoenix. Arizona farmers will soon begin planting commercial hemp under a 2018 state law that just took effect once the state issues required licenses. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin,File)
FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2013, file photo, a woman stands in a hemp field at a farm in Springfield, Colo. In Arizona, farmers will soon begin planting commercial hemp under a 2018 state law that just took effect once the state issues required licenses. (AP Photo/P. Solomon Banda)
click here to add your event
Area Events