The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has released additional information on hemp farming:
1. The "Fresh From Florida" Hemp Page for weekly updates and FAQs is located at. https://www.freshfromflorida.com/Cannabis/Hemp-CBD-in-Florida
2. Rule Making workshops are being held to obtain public input for the Hemp Program on June 20 in Ft Lauderdale; June 21 in Tampa; and June 24 in Tallahassee. All 3 days will be from 9-5 with a break for lunch. No pre-registration is needed.
Location, dates, times, agendas, and maps are at the following link: https://www.freshfromflorida.com/Cannabis/Hemp-CBD-in-Florida
The FL Channel will be broadcasting all 3 workshops as well as live streaming all 3 workshops live and on cable tv chennels. For details visit: https://thefloridachannel.org/
3. Senate Bill 1020 has been signed by the Senate and House and is being sent to the Governor. For details on the bill visit: https://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/1020
As the Hemp program progresses FDACS will be sending out regular updates, and updating of it's website.