The application period for 2024 hemp licenses has closed. The application period for 2025 hemp licenses opens in November 2024.


If you are a current license holder and need to add or change locations, submit a Change Request Form. If you need to request an inspection/THC test, please contact the MDA Hemp Program.

The revised Minnesota State Plan, updated to incorporate the federal Final Rule for commercial hemp regulation was approved by USDA and went into effect on May 6, 2021. Visit the USDA- AMS website to view the Minnesota State Plan

Read our FAQ to learn more about the Hemp Program.

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Hemp indoor grow horizontal leaf with rows, photo by MDA 2019