Hemp Law

Hemp law is a currently emerging field of law that covers state and federal regulation of all aspects of this product, including the production, marketing, processing, transportation and sale of hemp.

The hemp industry is evolving and policy and law is changing quickly. This page is dedicated to providing information on hemp law in the United States and in North Carolina.

We provide research and outreach on the law of hemp. If you want to apply for a license to grow hemp or attend a meeting of the NC Industrial Hemp Commission please see their page.

CALS and NC State Extension are dedicated to providing tools and resources to help hemp growers in NC. Read more below or on the NC State Extension Hemp Portal.