Missouri Industrial Hemp Production

Front cover of the report Missouri Industrial Hemp ProductionEditor’s note
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Developed by MU Extension in cooperation with the Missouri Hemp Producers Association

This report is a producer’s guide to regulation, agronomics, and economics and risks in producing industrial hemp in Missouri. It begins with an overview of the hemp industry in Missouri. Then it delves into laws and regulations; agronomic considerations for growing hemp for fiber, grain or cannabidiol (CBD); the economics of growing hemp, along with planning budgeting; and the risks of hemp production and how to mitigate them.


  • Missouri hemp history
  • Industrial hemp legislation and regulation
  • Agronmic considerations for industrial hemp
  • Economics and planning budgets for industrial hemp
  • Missouri industrial hemp grower risks and mitigation


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