A public hearing will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9th, to consider the adoption of proposed regulations for the Industrial Hemp Research Program. The hearing will be held at the Kansas Department of Agriculture in Manhattan, which is proposing new rules and regulations relating to the creation of the Industrial Hemp Research Program as authorized by the Alternative Crop Research Act. The regulations can be found online at agriculture.ks.gov/ProposedRegs. Written comments can be submitted prior to the hearing on that site. All interested persons may attend the hearing and will be given the opportunity to express comments orally on the adoptions of the proposed regulations during the hearing. In order to give all parties an opportunity to present their views, it may be necessary to request that each participant limit any oral presentation to five minutes. For more information, call 785-564-6715.

Source: VNC News