Rob Selna Reviews Changes to California Hemp Industry

In his byline article for California Ag Today, Partner Robert W. Selna offers a look into the California hemp industry and the recent state and federal laws that have impacted the growth of the industry. While hemp growth registrations in California increased in 2019, Rob explains that a full-fledged hemp industry has not yet arrived due to evolving regulations and limitations on hemp-based products.

However, the USDA’s interim rule for domestic hemp production and California’s recently approved SB 153 both seem to offer clarity for hemp businesses – and the state itself. Rob notes that despite the evolving legal landscape, the California hemp industry is set to take off in 2020.

To read the full article, please visit California Ag Today.