What we do

Hemp Institute
  • Screen industrial hemp varieties for agronomic and value-added characteristics
  • Develop plant pathology and IPM solutions
  • Develop crop management practices
  • Provide standard operating procedures for the hemp farmers
  • Establish a facility for the certified analysis of crop
  • Conduct workshops for law enforcement
  • Conduct awareness workshops for potential hemp farmers
  • Strengthen our education curriculum disciplines with added hemp biology related courses
  • Offer certificate courses in hemp production
  • Provide economic analysis of the crop production and industrial market
  • Work with our public and private stakeholders to help, support and develop the hemp industry in Missouri and contribute to these national efforts.