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Two federal insurance programs are now available for hemp farmers to protect their crops from natural disasters.

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Farmers in New York are concerned that the new framework for the hemp industry in the state will be at odds with interim federal guidelines.

Gillian Flaccus / AP

New York regulators failed to test over 40% of industrial hemp growers for the psychoactive chemical found in marijuana, THC. That’s according to an audit released this week by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

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There are new guidelines from the federal government that could help hemp farmers in New York state expand their operations.

CBD Regulation Bill Still Uncertain In New York

Nov 6, 2019
Gillian Flaccus / AP

As the United States Department of Agriculture releases regulations and guidelines on CBD and the cultivation of hemp plants, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has yet to sign the New York State bill that regulates CBD.