Industrial Hemp for CBD Planning Budget

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Raymond Massey
Professor, Agricultural Business and Policy Extension
Joe Horner
State Specialist, Agricultural Business and Policy Extension


This guide presents information useful to farmers considering industrial hemp production for cannabidiol (CBD) in the 2021 crop year. Table 1 presents income and cost estimates for industrial hemp CBD production in Missouri based on prices in October 2020. Industrial hemp is more regulated than most Missouri agricultural commodities. This budgets contain cost estimates for state registration, grower background checks and product sampling and testing costs. It is suggested that producers contact the Missouri Department of Agriculture Industrial Hemp Program to learn the latest regulations surrounding industrial hemp production.


  • Crop budget
  • Farm budget
  • Industrial hemp for CBD


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