Frequently Asked Questions about Industrial Hemp Research Program

FAQs about Applications

  • When will applications be available?

  • Can I do my background check before I send in my application?

  • When are applications due?

  • How much are the fees and when are they due?

General FAQs

  • How does passage of the 2018 Farm Bill impact industrial hemp in Kansas?

  • When will industrial hemp be legal in Kansas?

  • When will the new regulations be adopted? What’s the timeline?

  • How can I participate in this research program?

  • Will I need to get a permit or license?

  • When can I apply for a license?

  • How soon can I plant hemp?

  • Who will serve on the advisory board?

  • What is hemp, and what is the difference between hemp and marijuana?

  • Can I get a license for my wild hemp (ditch weed) in the new Industrial hemp program?

FAQs about Pre-Applications