hempbuzz United States (US) 291 Questions 5 Answers 0 Best Answers 40 Points View Profile 0 hempbuzz Asked: June 25, 20202020-06-25T16:54:03-04:00 2020-06-25T16:54:03-04:00In: Farming and Gardening Is it legal to grow hemp in Massachusetts? 0 Is it legal to grow hemp in Massachusetts? Massachusetts Share Facebook 5 Answers Voted Oldest Recent wordsmith 0 Questions 256 Answers 0 Best Answers 531 Points View Profile wordsmith 2020-07-21T12:48:00-04:00Added an answer on July 21, 2020 at 12:48 pm The growing of hemp has been legalized through the 2018 Farm Bill. But the bill also authorized the United States Department of Agriculture to develop guidelines that hemp cultivation requires licensing through USDA or a state department of agriculture approved by USDA. In Massachusetts, growing of hemp is legal. But farmers are only allowed to grow hemp on land with agricultural preservation restriction and are ought to pay agricultural tax. 0 Login to Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Moogdummy 0 Questions 246 Answers 0 Best Answers 521 Points View Profile Moogdummy 2020-07-21T12:47:08-04:00Added an answer on July 21, 2020 at 12:47 pm Yes, it is legal in Massachusetts to grow hemp. Just make sure to check the local government website and other resources for getting your licenses for growing, handling, and distributing industrial hemp. 0 Login to Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Abe Melbourne, Australia 2 Questions 238 Answers 0 Best Answers 559 Points View Profile Abigail 2020-07-17T16:37:02-04:00Added an answer on July 17, 2020 at 4:37 pm Yes! It is legal to grow hemp in Massachusetts. After the 2018 farm bill was passed by the government growing hemp became federally legalized and is no longer controlled or regulated by law in Massachusetts. Formerly there was 2016 law according to. Which hemp was legalized along with recreational marijuana? 0 Login to Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp amanda.tolar Waynesburg, United States (US) 0 Questions 313 Answers 0 Best Answers 660 Points View Profile amanda.tolar 2020-07-14T11:23:55-04:00Added an answer on July 14, 2020 at 11:23 am Yes! It has been legal to cultivate for a few years in Massachusetts, but there is still a licensing process you must go through through the state department of agriculture. 0 Login to Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp wavess 0 Questions 234 Answers 0 Best Answers 495 Points View Profile wavess 2020-07-12T17:55:30-04:00Added an answer on July 12, 2020 at 5:55 pm Massachusetts legalized hemp under the same 2016 law that legalized recreational marijuana. Then, in 2018, Massachusetts set up a permitting process, and, that year, issued 13 licenses for hemp growing. Later that year, in December 2018, the federal government passed the 2018 Farm Bill that made it federally legal to grow hemp. 0 Login to Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login to can add an answer. Username or email* Password* Remember Me! Forgot Password?