February 12, 2019
Alabama farmers can find answers to common questions about industrial hemp online by visiting aaes.auburn.edu/research-topics. The 2018 farm bill removed industrial hemp from the list of controlled substances.
“These FAQs have been fully vetted with the department to make sure they are accurately answered,” said Alabama Extension’s Dale Monks. “The questions and answers are current as of Jan. 31, but interested growers need to continually check because this is a fluid situation.”