The use of cannabis in Nebraska is illegal for all purposes. Industrial hemphas been grown since 1887.
There are four federally-recognized tribes in Nebraska. The DOJ marijuana policy on tribal reservations applies to these Nebraska tribes. Each is federally recognized as sovereign by the Bureau of Indian Affairs in the U.S. Interior Department.
For a complete list of Nebraska tribes and their locations, see our page about Nebraska Tribes.
Nebraska tribes recognize the challenges and business opportunities of the cannabis industry, and a few are actively pursuing these opportunities.
Hemp is a variety of Cannabis plant grown for industrial use.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will allow tribes to self-administer hemp production on their reservations if they submit an acceptable plan. See U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program.
USDA-Approved Hemp Plans - NEBRASKA
|Santee Sioux Nation|
Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska
|State of Nebraska||Approved Plan|