The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) submitted a state hemp plan for approval to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Friday, Dec. 20.

The USDA will have 60 days to review the Nebraska hemp plan before either approving it as is or suggesting changes to comply with federal standards.

For more information on the Nebraska Hemp Program and to view the Nebraska state hemp plan proposal that was submitted to USDA, visit NDA’s website at