Madison County Extension Office Agent Explains Farm Bill, Tariffs on Hemp Crops


WBONTV recently spoke to Agriculture agent Brandon Sears from the Madison County Extension office regarding recent tariffs on local crops, that could be affecting the Hemp and soybean industries. However, Sears explains that here in Madison county, the Beef Cattle industry is the biggest moneymaker, and recent statutes and laws enacted would not affect much here.

Watch the video to get the details on these changes, as well as Sears’ opinion on the need for the Farm Bill and new legislation regarding Hemp production.