N.Y. PBH. LAW § 3382 : NY Code - Section 3382: Growing of the plant known as Cannabis by unlicensed persons

A person who, without being licensed so to do under this article,  grows
  the  plant  of  the genus Cannabis or knowingly allows it to grow on his
  land without  destroying  the  same,  shall  be  guilty  of  a  class  A