Application period for the 2021 growing season IS NOW CLOSED.

Application for the 2021 growing season

Updates upcoming for 2022 later this summer.

2021 Hemp Cultivation & Processing Application
This application is outdated and for reference only.  New version will  be available later this summer. Submitting this application will not count as your 2022 application.

Industrial Hemp Application Process
Industrial Hemp Licensees

Sampling Testing Responsibilities

Industrial Hemp Sampling Invoice
Use this sample invoice to approximate the cost of mandatory sampling of an industrial hemp crop.

2020 Post Harvest Report
You are required to submit this report if your was grown in 2020.

Law Enforcement Notification Letter
You are required to submit this letter after receiving your license.

WV Sheriff Contacts
WV State Police Contacts

Questions or Concerns?

Email: hemp@wvda.us
Use the email above to contact Mike Arnold or Natasha Allen about any of the above topics or links.

Additional Information

Visit the links below to learn more about Industrial Hemp in the Mountain State.

Industrial Hemp Fact Sheet (WVU)
This informational sheet is for producers that are considering Industrial Hemp production on their land. The site where hemp will be grown should be selected at least two years ahead of the year of planting.

Industrial Hemp Testing Laboratory Program
This pamphlet explains the Cultivation of hemp for commercial purposes in West Virginia.

2019 Hemp Acres by County
This short document lists the amount of acres used to produce Hemp for Industrial purposes in West Virginia.

2019 & 2020 WVDA THC by Variety
This list shows the hemp varieties tested in West Virginia during the 2019 & 2020 growing seasons.

WVDA Approved Industrial Hemp Plan
Effective November 1, 2022

WVDA Hemp Products Page
This page explains registration for distributors or sellers of Hemp Products in West Virginia.

Questions or Concerns?

Email: jmoredock@wvda.us
Contact John Moredock with any questions you have about the above topics or links.