Hemp farming bill heads to the governor

Connecticut

A bill that could lead to hemp farming in Connecticut is heading to the governor’s desk.

It passed the House of Representatives Wednesday night.

The bill would require the State Department of Agriculture to establish a pilot program for growing hemp.

Governor Lamont says he will sign it.

==

Free download: Access Connecticut breaking news, weather, stream newscasts live and more on-the-go with News 8 alerts directly to your phone.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss