New Mexico hemp growers must obtain license from NMDA

May 2, 2019Media Contact:Kristie Garcia, Public Information Officer,New Mexico Department of Agriculture575-646-2804, krgarcia@nmda.nmsu.edu New Mexico hemp growers must obtain license from NMDA It is illegal to grow hemp without a license in New Mexico (Las Cruces, New Mexico) – New Mexico Secretary of Agriculture Jeff Witte would like to remind the public that all hemp … Continue reading New Mexico hemp growers must obtain license from NMDA

Hemp manufacturing act public hearings set for June 27-28

For immediate release June 3, 2019Media Contact:Kristie Garcia, Public Information Officer,New Mexico Department of Agriculture575-646-2804, krgarcia@nmda.nmsu.edu NMDA schedules public hearings regarding hemp manufacturing act Hearings to be held in Las Cruces, Albuquerque the end of June (Las Cruces, New Mexico) – The New Mexico Department of Agriculture (NMDA) has scheduled formal hearings to receive public … Continue reading Hemp manufacturing act public hearings set for June 27-28

NMSU Regents approve NMDA’s proposed hemp cultivation rule

For immediate release Nov. 29, 2018 Media Contact: Kristie Garcia, Public Information Officer, New Mexico Department of Agriculture 575-646-2804, krgarcia@nmda.nmsu.edu NMSU Regents approve NMDA’s proposed hemp cultivation rule Interested hemp growers must apply for license with NMDA (Las Cruces, New Mexico) – The New Mexico State University Board of Regents approved the New Mexico Department … Continue reading NMSU Regents approve NMDA’s proposed hemp cultivation rule

Industrial Hemp Research: FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions: Senate Bill 6 Industrial Hemp Research Rules Q. Where does Senate Bill 6 (Industrial Hemp Research Rules) stand? A. On April 25, 2018, the New Mexico Supreme Court overturned the previous veto of the bill by Governor Martinez, allowing for the enactment of Senate Bill 6 and nine other bills. Q. Can … Continue reading Industrial Hemp Research: FAQ

Industrial Hemp Research Program

Senate Bill 6, Industrial Hemp Research Frequently Asked Questions here! [Update: 10/18/2018] The New Mexico Department of Agriculture held five public hearings regarding the hemp cultivation rule. The hearings were held in Las Cruces (Oct. 12), Espanola (Oct. 15), Albuquerque (Oct. 15), Portales (Oct. 16) and Carlsbad (Oct. 16). Based on public input, the hearing … Continue reading Industrial Hemp Research Program