Hemp and Marijuana Production on APR and Farm Viability Protected Lands

The information provided here should provide answers to questions about growing Hemp and Marijuana on land protected by an APR or a Covenant in the Commonwealth.

MDAR has reviewed its policies related to hemp and marijuana production on APR land and land protected by short term covenants in relation to the legalization of marijuana in Massachusetts and the cultivation of hemp in the United States. Please read the document linked below for MDAR’s guidance on hemp, marijuana and APR and Agricultural Covenant protected lands.


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