Ga Dept of Agriculture


Georgia Hemp Program

2020 Georgia Hemp Grower Licenses or Hemp Processor Permits will not be issued after October 31, 2020. Applications for new Georgia Hemp Grower Licenses and Hemp Processor Permits will be accepted beginning in January, 2021. Current Georgia Hemp Grower Licensees and Hemp Processor Permittees can contact for renewal information.

Under the authority of the Georgia Hemp Farming Act, the Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) is authorized to regulate the cultivation and processing of hemp in the State of Georgia.





Approved Georgia Hemp Processors
GDA Department-Approved Hemp Sampling Agent Letter
GA Hemp Farming Act (2-23-1)
Hemp Licensing Background Check Fingerprinting Instructions
Georgia Hemp Grower and Processor Rules
FDA Regulation of Cannabis and Cannabis-Derived Products, Including Cannabidiol (CBD)
The Georgia Hemp Program FAQ's
USDA Hemp Production Program Questions and Answers
Processor/Grower Affidavit Template


Sample Processor Application
Hemp Processor Bond
Hemp Processor Sampling and Testing Guidelines


2020 Hemp Grower Report Instructions
Grower Application Submission Guide
Sample Grower Application
Georgia Hemp Grower Plan
Pesticide Products Registered for Use on Hemp

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