Upcoming Hemp Events

NY Cannabis Professionals Meetup Group


Thursday, February 10, 2022


NYS Producers Expo 2022 – https://nysvga.org/expo/information/
January 11-13, 2022
OnCenter, Syracuse, NY
Hemp Session Tuesday 1/11

Agenda –

Session organized by Maire Ullrich, Janice Degni, & Dr. Daniela Vergara
9:45 AM –  DEC Credit Sign-up
10:00 AM – WelcomeMaire Ullrich, Cornell Hemp Team
10:05 AM  – Who is the new emerging crops specialist? – Dr. Daniela Vergara, CCE, Harvest NY
10:25 AM – Hemp micropropagation: a how-to demonstration– Dr. Mark Bridgen, Cornell University Long Island Horticultural Research & Extension Center
10:45 AM  – Diseases – results from 2021 field trials – Dr, Chris Smart, Ali Cala, & Patrick McMullen, Cornell University
11:15 AM – Risks in the hemp industry – John Hanchar & Lindsey Pashow, CCE, Harvest NY
11:30 AM –  Adjourn
Session organized by Janice Degni, Maire Ullrich, & Dr. Daniela Vergara
1:30 PM –  WelcomeJanice Degni, Cornell Hemp Team
1:35 PM – Hemp Entrepreneur Panel  Kaelan Castetter, Castetter Cannabis Group; Mack Hueber, Beak and Skiff; and Allan Gandelman, Main Street Farms and Head & Heal
2:15 PM – Permitting in 2022Tim Sweeney, Hemp Program Manager, NYS Department of Ag & Markets
2:30 PM  – NYS cannabinoid programStaff TBA, NYS Department of Health
3:00 PM – Adjourn
Session organized by Dr. Daniela Vergara, Maire Ullrich, & Janice Degni
3:25 AM DEC Credit Sign-up
3:30 PM – Growing autoflower and full season CBD/CBG hemp in direct seeded and high tunnel trialsSavanna Shelnutt, Cornell
3:50 PM  – What’s that blight?: common diseases of hempJennifer Starr, Cornell
4:10 PM –  What’s new from industry
4:15PM – Cornell MPS program: what we’re teaching, helping NYS industry – Dr. Carlyn Buckler, Cornell
4:30PM – Industry trends and insights – Mandi Kerr, CEO/Founder Global Hemp Association
4:50PM – Adjourn

for more information on other sessions or to register go to: https://nysvga.org/expo/information/