Upcoming Hemp Events

2020 2nd Annual Industrial Hemp Conference

Thursday, February 20, 2020, 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 870 Williston Road, South Burlington, VT 05403

The University of Vermont Extension Northwest Crops & Soils Program and Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets are hosting the 2nd Annual Industrial Hemp Conference.

Visit our 2020 Industrial Hemp Conference page for updated information, including the registration site once it has been made available – go.uvm.edu/2020hempconference.  We will again offer multiple breakout sessions, as well as the live broadcast option if you cannot attend in person.  We are actively working on the list of guest speakers and presenters, so cannot share the detailed information at this time.  All Conference Sponsors and/or Exhibitors MUST SIGN UP by November 15th. View the Reservation Form here (PDF).  Registration fees will be $100 per person or $75 for the live broadcast. Please visit go.uvm.edu/2020hempconference to get updated information as well!

Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County presents 2020 Hudson Valley Nursery & Greenhouse Growers’ School.


Hemp Sessions at Fruit & Vegetable Conference-Albany

February 26, 2020

Registration: https://enych.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=1326

Full Brochure: https://rvpadmin.cce.cornell.edu/pdf/event_new/pdf29.pdf

1:10pm—Successfully Harvesting Hemp: Equipment Possibilities Corbett Hefner, Formation Ag

1:30pm—Production Costs and Budgeting for Hemp John Hanchar, CCE NWNY

1:50pm—Variety and Disease Update Dr. Chris Smart, Cornell University

2:20pm—Weed Management in Hemp Dr. Lynn Sosnoskie, Cornell University

3:10pm—Pesticide Applications for Hemp Pesticide Basics Jeanine Broughel, NYSDEC

3:30pm—Update on Industrial Hemp Permitting in New York Chris Logue, NYS Dept. of Ag & Markets

3:50pm—Considerations in Greenhouse Production of Hemp: From Cuttings to Flowers Neil Mattson, Cornell University

4:20pm—Notes from the Field, 2019 – Panel Discussion Maire Ullrich, CCE Orange County/CCE ENYCHP

4:40pm—Hemp -Wild West Maire Ullrich, CCE Orange County/CCE ENYCHP