Calaveras County Board Adopts Countywide Moratorium on Hemp Cultivation
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Calaveras County Board Adopts Countywide Moratorium on Hemp Cultivation

Industrial hemp legislation was passed statewide in California in October.

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March 14, 2019

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to adopt a countywide moratorium on commercial hemp cultivation during a public hearing Tuesday.

Hemp cultivation “constitutes a public nuisance and violations may be enforced and abated in the same manner as prohibited cannabis cultivation is enforced,” under the newly adopted ordinance.

Industrial hemp legislation was passed statewide in California in October.

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