Texas: Hemp Disease Prognosis

🕔Oct 11, 2019There is intense interest in growing hemp (Cannabis sativus) commercially in Texas. Along with considerations of applying the best agronomic approaches for growing it, there is a need to consider […]

Kentucky Hemp: Heligen Registered to Manage Corn Earworm

🕔Oct 3, 2019A naturally occurring baculovirus (Helicoverpa zea nucleopolyhedrovirus) with the commercial name of Heligen was registered in Kentucky under FIFRA Section 24(c) (Heligen 24c KY190041 SLN Acknowledgement Letter_20190925). This is a highly specific […]

Louisiana: Industrial Hemp Informational Meeting, Alexandria, Nov. 13

🕔Oct 2, 2019Online registration for the LSU AgCenter’s Industrial Hemp Informational Meeting to be held in Alexandria, Louisiana, on November 13 is now open. This meeting is an opportunity for interested parties to […]

Louisiana: Industrial Hemp Seminar, Alexandria, Nov. 13

🕔Sep 27, 2019The LSU AgCenter will hold a meeting Nov. 13 to provide information on industrial hemp. The full-day event will take place at the State Evacuation Shelter on U.S. Highway 71 […]

Alabama Industrial Hemp Program Registration Opens in Oct.

🕔Sep 25, 2019Registration for the 2020 Alabama Industrial Hemp Program opens Oct 7. Growers, processors, handlers and universities will have until Nov. 14 to submit applications. Documentation Required Dennis Delaney, team leader […]

Hemp Webinar Talks CBD Legality, THC Testing

🕔Sep 20, 2019Unanswered questions for industrial hemp production in the United States has the industry watching the United States Department of Agriculture closely as they await regulations, according to the National Agricultural […]

Kentucky Hemp: Corn Earworm Outbreaks

🕔Sep 18, 2019Helicoverpa zea (formerly Heliothis zea) is an insect that affects many crops and is known with different common names, depending on the crop it affects: cotton bollworm, soybean podworm, tomato […]

Alabama Hemp: What Insects Did We See This Year? – Video

🕔Sep 17, 2019Alabama Cooperative Extension System entomologist Dr. Katelyn Kesheimer gives an update on insects impacting industrial hemp. 

North Carolina Hemp: 4 Diseases Causing Die Back Symptoms

🕔Sep 16, 2019Over the last month, dieback symptoms have been widely observed in hemp stands. These symptoms are characterized by wilting and necrosis of branch tips. These symptoms could be caused by […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Dorian Not as Bad as Expected

🕔Sep 10, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 8, 2019. County Comments Brandon Lambert, Chester County Both Chester and Fairfield missed all the rain from the hurricane. The pasture […]

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