Wisconsin Hemp Resources

​Beginning January 1, 2022, the DATCP hemp program is discontinued. This webpage is for informational purposes only and is not regularly updated.

​Beginning January 1, 2022, Wisconsin hemp growers are licensed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Recordkeeping Requirements 

If you had a hemp-related annual registration from DATCP in any year from 2018-21, you are required by state law (Wis. Admin. Code ch. ATCP 22) to keep the following records for three (3) years:

  • Total acres or square footage of hemp
  • Hemp source
  • Hemp variety
  • Final disposition and destination of hemp
    • ​Quantity harvested, including weight and volume
    • Total acres or square footage destroyed
    • Quantity sold
  • Name and address of processor(s) where hemp was sent for processing
  • If the hemp was not processed, a description of the process that was used to destroy or dispose of the hemp
  • Copy of the fit for commerce certificate for each lot of hemp
  • DATCP retains the authority to request copies of these records from you