Is the State Agriculture Department slow-walking hemp? Jul 24, 2019 CAPITOL VIEW The state senator who introduced the Nebraska Hemp Farming Act (LB657), which was passed and signed into law with immediate implementation, said he thinks the Governor and the Nebraska Department of Agriculture slow walked the process. Slow walking is defined as delaying a request or command, dragging one’s feet, stalling,PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!