USDA Hosts Webinar On The Domestic Hemp Production Program & 2018 Farm Bill

Screenshot 2019-03-07 09.48.10DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: The USDA will host a free webinar explaining the 2018 Farm Bill and The Domestic Hemp Production Program.

Event Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – 12:00pm to 3:00pm

The Specialty Crops Program is conducting a webinar to solicit public comments on the sections of the 2018 USDA Farm Bill relative to multiple sections dealing with industrial hemp. Up to 1,000 people at a time may view the webinar; however, time constraints will allow only 60 speakers during the webinar and it will not include a Question and Answer session. Speakers will have a maximum time limit of three minutes and must submit a written copy of their comments to by March 11, 2019.

To register: Visit  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

For questions regarding the listening session, please email Jeff Davis or view the Federal Register Notice

For additional information on the marketing program visit the Marketing Program for the Commercial Production of Hemp webpage.