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Applications to participate in Oklahoma industrial hemp pilot program available

Posted: 9:32 AM, May 24, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-24 10:32:34-04
Applications to participate in Oklahoma industrial hemp pilot program available

Oklahoma universities and colleges with a plant science curriculum are now eligible to apply to grow industrial hemp for research.

While independent producers cannot directly apply for the program, they may contract with a university or college to obtain a license from the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry to participate in the program. 

Producers will be responsible for obtaining hemp seed containing less than 0.3 percent delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol concentration.

For more, click here. 

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