Touch the Soil News #1137 (Feature photo – California Governor Jerry Brown – public domain)
California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB 1409 on Sunday September 30, 2018. Going into effect on January 1, 2019, the law brings California’s hemp laws up to date by adding pilot program status to California Department of Food and Agriculture’s registration program.
This now makes 40 states that have moved hemp production forward by adopting a pilot program to sanction hemp farming. You can read the full story here: