Historical Hemp Program Data

​Beginning January 1, 2022, hemp growers will be licensed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and hemp processors will no longer require a license.​

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

Data as of December 13​​​​, ​2021​​​

​The information below is also available in PDF fo​rmat​.​

A license was a one-time license for the duration of the research program, and an annual registration was issued for one year at a time. A license holder was required to have a license and a current annual registration to grow or process in a given year. A grower with a current annual registration could process the hemp that they grew without an additional processor license and registration.​  

2021 Growing Season (as of 10/4​​/21)​ 

Hemp reported planted, anticipated acres, and number of locations by county.​ 

​The numbers below are an estimate and are subject to change. ​

​​*Insufficient to maintain non-disclosure of licensee(s)​