August 12

Cornell Hemp Research Team Field Day (hybrid)

We will be presenting a hybrid event on Thursday, August 12 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – in person and broadcast live and recorded on Zoom to provide updates on Cornell hemp research. This outdoor field event will have two farm locations with multiple presentation with the first location focusing on cannabinoid hemp research and the second on grain and fiber hemp and seedless triploid cannabinoid hemp.

Hemp growers, processors, and crop management advisors are encouraged to attend.  Pre-Registration required.

Unvaccinated individuals must wear a mask outdoors when physical distancing is not possible.

Registration is free. Limited to 200 in-person attendees. It would be greatly appreciated if you register on or before August 10, 2021.

Register online.


8:00am    In-Person registration and coffee, Cornell AgriTech McCarthy Farm, 2865 County Road 6, Geneva, NY
9:00am    Welcome – Larry Smart, Cornell University
9:00am    NYS Ag and Markets Update/Q&ATim Sweeney, NYS DAM
9:15am – 10:45am ~ Cannabinoid Hemp Field Tour Presentations (rotating groups)

  1. Disease Management in CBD HempAli Cala, Patrick McMullen & Chris Smart, Cornell University
  2. Evaluation of 40 CBD and CBG CultivarsMaylin Murdock, Cornell University
  3. Genetic Basis for Autoflower and Flowering TimeJacob Toth, Cornell University
  4. Establishing the USDA ARS National Hemp Germplasm RepositoryZachary Stansell, USDA

10:45am      Drive to Research North Farm, 1097 County Road 4

11:00am – 12:30pm ~ Grain/Fiber Hemp Field Tour Presentations (rotating groups)

  1. 2021 Grain/Fiber Variety TrialJamie Crawford, Cornell University
  2. Evaluation of Triploid Seedless CBD CultivarsLarry Smart, Cornell University
  3. Evaluation of Fiber and Dual-Purpose Varieties in Strip Trials, Luis Monserrate, Cornell University
  4. Weed Management and Herbicide Compatibility with HempLiz Maloney, Cornell University

Requirements to attend via zoom

  • Device with internet access (desktop, laptop or mobile)
  • Before joining a zoom meeting on a computer or mobile device, you can download zoom for free by going to the Zoom website and clicking on Sign Up, It’s Free

As we get closer to the date of the event, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining via zoom.