The application period for the 2021 Minnesota Hemp Program license period is now closed.

The application period for 2022 will open on November 1, 2021.

Only first-time applicants need to submit fingerprints and pass a criminal background check.


2021 FEES 

The MDA is required to collect annual fees for registration of sites and certification of hemp crops through THC testing. All fees are non-refundable non-transferrable. There is a $50 fee for all license changes made after the initial application period. Such changes include changing the license holder's name, adding new grow or processing locations, and changing existing grow or processing locations. All changes must be made by submitting a Change Request Form

Grower License $150
Each Grow Location $250
Each Additional Inspection for THC Testing Beyond First Harvest $250
Each Additional Sample for THC Testing Beyond First Sample $125
License Change Fee $50
Processor License $250