Hemp Update #5

Last Call for Crop Scouting!!

If you have not yet, please fill out attached application and return via e-mail.  The scout will be organizing visits starting next week.  I know planting has just begun, but we need to develop a seasonal scouting route.

Some Good Greenhouse Pest Management Sites:

Whiteflies: http://sfyl.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/whiteflies/


Root Diseases (hemp appears to be quite susceptible to Pythium and Rhizoctonia): https://ag.umass.edu/greenhouse-floriculture/fact-sheets/root-diseases-of-greenhouse-crops

Sanitation/Cleaning between crops: https://www.extension.purdue.edu/extmedia/ho/ho-250-w.pdf

Powdery Mildew: https://kentuckypestnews.wordpress.com/2018/06/19/powdery-mildew-of-hemp/

Article on Cannabis Uses for Animals

From the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association


Sign Up for Larry Smart’s Hemp Twitter Feed


US Hemp Expo in Albany Coming Up June 2-4:


Mark Your Calendars -Other Future Educational Meetings with Cornell:

§  Willsboro Farm Field Day – July 10

§  Aurora Farm Field Crops Field Day – July 11

§  Freeville Organic Farm Field Day – July 31

§  Long Island Hort Res Ext Center Plant Science Day – July 31

§  Hemp Workshop – Empire Farm Days – Aug 6-8

§  Cornell Hemp Field Day – Geneva – Aug. 13

§  Cornell CBD Hemp Field Day – Bluegrass Lane, Ithaca – Sept. 10?

NY Hemp Exchange/Buy and Sell Board:

It’s not fancy but its effective!

Current Buy/Sell Listings: https://s3.amazonaws.com/assets.cce.cornell.edu/attachments/37547/hempadupdate4-24.pdf?1556201539

To post your own listing (updated ~ weekly): https://cornell.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_e35Eb3pNfpWkqhv

If you have a posting but it is no longer valid, please let Maire mru2@cornell.edu or Kathy kal64@cornell.edu  know and it will be removed/changed.

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