Indiana Hemp Harvest Signals Revival

Indiana Hemp Harvest Signals Revival

The Indiana Hemp Harvest of 2019 signals a revival in the heartland, as generations of farmers find new ways to connect with cannabis.

Hemp field stands against a setting sun. In the center is a silhouette of the state of Indiana with the words " Indiana Hemp ". Blog by Grow Cart Delivery.
Hemp field stands against a setting sun. In the center is a silhouette of the state of Indiana with the words ” Indiana Hemp “. Blog by Grow Cart Delivery.

In many ways, the autumn harvest in Indiana looks the same as any other year: Tractors, trucks, and lots of hard work. But it’s different in one big way… There’s Indiana Hemp in those fields.

In 2018, hemp was legalized federally as a crop and the landscape began to change. Indiana farmers have always been good at adapting, but were they ready for hemp?

Watch below as 13 Investigates discusses this historic harvest:

Hemp has come a long way since The Tax Act of 1937 began restricting the plant as a cash crop.

Today, farmers rely on tradition and technology for the most favorable crop outcome. One sure sign of tech on the horizon: in March, Small Business Trends released a list of 20 Agricultural Apps making waves.

Using technology, local farmers are able to level the competitive playing field and compete on a global level.

Are you a hemp farmer? We’d love to hear more about you – let’s connect!

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