The application period for 2024 hemp licenses is now open. Please click this link and select "Hemp Licensing" for the electronic application. The application period closes on April 30, 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.
- Information for first-time growers and processors.
- Information for returning growers and processors.
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.
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