USDA Won’t Increase THC Limit On Hemp Despite Requests From Farmers And Lawmakers

USDA Won’t Increase THC Limit On Hemp Despite Requests From Farmers And Lawmakers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) said on Thursday that it will not be amending its proposed rules for hemp to increase the allowable THC limit, arguing that only Congress can change that specific policy. The department is open to tweaking other aspects of hemp rules that stakeholders have complained about, however, and officials announced they will be opening a second public comment period following the 2020 harvest season to solicit more input on the current interim final rule before issuing final regulations. Lawmakers and industry stakeholders have made numerous appeals to the department to change its regulations on how…

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