Hemp Growers Should Take Note Of Prohibited Varieties
Ohio was among the first states to have its state hemp plan approved by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Ahead of the 2020 season, the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) is providing publicly available information from neighboring states to help cultivators in Ohio make informed decisions when selecting hemp varieties for 2020.
For the 2020 growing season, there are no prohibited hemp varieties in Ohio. ODA encourages cultivators to do their research to ensure that the variety that they select is equal to or below 0.3% total THC.
ODA encourages cultivators to review the prohibited variety lists from Kentucky and Pennsylvania and the Official Sample Results from Indiana and Michigan: