Some states are harder to grow in than others. Tennessee is one of those states.
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Cannabis Growing in Tennessee
Marijuana Laws in Tennessee
Tennessee has two separate categories of marijuana possession: less than ½ ounce and greater than ½ ounce. Anything greater than ½ ounce is classified as selling.
For marijuana growing in Tennessee, the state classifies growing 10 plants or less as a felony charge. If caught, growers could face at least a year in jail.
Many parts of Tennessee are used for agricultural purposes. In fact, Tennessee is a leading provider of America’s tobacco industry.
Growing plants for industry is so common in Tennessee that the state is considering growing another form of cannabis, hemp, as an industry. So don’t be surprised if you see some marijuana-looking plants in this state.
In case you are not familiar with it, the medical CBD program lets patients use non-THC cannabis oil for treating seizures.
It is a small step toward medical legalization that, unfortunately, removes the marijuana plant from the solution.
While it doesn’t help make it easier to grow weed in Tennessee, it does show that the state is at least willing to consider the benefits of this beautiful plant.
FAQs About Growing Marijuana in Tennessee
Tennessee could be ideal for marijuana growing, but it’s highly illegal to do so.
Growing 10 plants or less is classified by Tennessee laws as a felony charge. If caught, growers could face at least 1 year of jail time.
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