Texas Hemp: Growing-Season Potency Testing Available Dec 4, 2020

🕔Dec 4, 2020
The ability to conduct potency tests for the state’s newcomer crop – hemp – during the growing season is coming to Texas A&M AgriLife soon with the new Texas A&M AgriLife Hemp Testing […]

Texas: AgriLife Extension Holds Hemp Variety Trial Tour Nov 13, 2020

🕔Nov 13, 2020
Once Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 1325, the Hemp Farming Act, into law last year, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service knew commercial hemp would soon be a crop of […]

Nebraska Hemp: Checking Tolerance to Common PRE-Herbicides Oct 13, 2020

🕔Oct 13, 2020
Industrial hemp is getting more attention lately as at least 46 U.S. states work on legalizing its production. However, herbicides registered for in-season weed control in industrial hemp are scarce, […]

Midwestern Hemp Database: A New Tool for Growers Sep 14, 2020

🕔Sep 14, 2020
A “new” crop to Midwestern agriculture, best management practices (BMPs) and varietal performance of industrial hemp have yet to be released in the local dispensary. Hemp producers are required to […]

Indiana: Hemp Harvest is Approaching Sep 11, 2020

🕔Sep 11, 2020
Many hemp growers are beginning to harvest or are gearing up to harvest their grown hemp. Growers are spending more time in the field observing plants and collecting samples for […]

Kentucky Hemp: Greenhouse Sanitation – Cleaning Up Today May Keep Disease Away Sep 10, 2020

🕔Sep 10, 2020
Diseases are a major concern for greenhouse hemp growers, and they can be a factor that limits the profitable production of plants. The warm, humid greenhouse environment provides optimal conditions […]

Louisiana: Industrial Hemp Hit Hard by Southern Blight Jul 24, 2020

🕔Jul 24, 2020
Louisiana’s first industrial hemp crop is getting hammered by a fungal disease called southern blight. LSU AgCenter plant doctor Raj Singh says the disease is caused by a soilborne fungus […]

Kentucky Hemp: Managing Septoria Leaf Spot Jun 17, 2020

🕔Jun 17, 2020
Hemp (Cannabis sativa) is grown both outdoors and in greenhouses.  Outdoor-grown hemp is susceptible to infection by leaf spot fungi that affect other crops and nearby plants, especially during periods […]

Indiana: Hemp Planting Continues Jun 12, 2020

🕔Jun 12, 2020
Hemp planting continues across the state. Most grain and fiber growers have gotten their seed in the ground, but cannabinoid (CBD, CBG, etc.) growers continue to transplant. The drier weather […]

Alabama Hemp: Risk Management and Economics – Video Jun 10, 2020

🕔Jun 10, 2020
In this video, Jessica Kelton, an Alabama Extension farm and agribusiness management regional agent, talks about risk management of industrial hemp as well as some of the economic factors that […]

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