Nebraska: Hemp Production for Fiber or Grain

🕔Aug 16, 2019Note: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension information is typically based on the interpretation of research information from Nebraska or elsewhere in the Midwest. However, such information is not available for hemp […]

North Carolina Hemp: Root Diseases Prevalent

🕔Aug 16, 2019Root, Crown, and Stem Rot Root, crown, and stem rots are being observed in industrial hemp stands across North Carolina. While several of these pathogens are opportunistic, many are severe […]

North Carolina Hemp: Exserohilum Leaf Spot Causing Problems

🕔Aug 16, 2019Hemp Leaf Spot Problems North Carolina industrial hemp producers are combatting a leaf spot issue that is caused by Exserohilum rostratum. This disease was first identified during the industrial hemp […]

Kansas Hemp: Test Plots Flourish, Good News for Farmers?

🕔Aug 9, 2019The distinctive smell of hemp now wafts through certain test plots at multiple K-State Research and Extension sites across Kansas. The end goal is to find out whether it’s also […]

Indiana: Crops Field Day, West Lafayette, Sept. 5

🕔Aug 7, 2019Farmers have spent much of 2019 dealing with the challenges that come with an unprecedented wet spring, navigating fluctuating markets, learning about new production alternatives, and adapting to new technologies. […]

Kentucky: Hemp Russet Mite Management

🕔Aug 7, 2019During the last 2 weeks of July, several hemp samples were received and evaluated by specialists at the University of Kentucky (Lexington and Princeton).  Hemp russet mites (Aculops cannabicola, Acari: Eriophyidae) […]

Kentucky Hemp: Dealing with Septoria Leaf Spot

🕔Aug 7, 2019Hemp (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 […]

Texas: Randall County Ag Day and Crops Tour, Canyon, Aug. 27

🕔Aug 6, 2019The 43rd annual Randall County Ag Day and Crops Tour, hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, is set for Aug. 27 at the Kuhlman Extension Center, 200 N. […]

South Carolina: Pee Dee REC Field Day, Florence, Aug. 29

🕔Aug 1, 2019South Carolina farmers can learn the latest research-based information needed to grow bountiful crops at the 2019 Clemson Pee Dee Research and Education Field Day Aug. 29. The field day gets […]

Hemp: Powdery Mildew Fungus – 8 Facts to Know

🕔Jul 24, 2019Powdery mildew can affect numerous plants, including fruit, vegetable, and agronomic crops, as well as woody and herbaceous ornamentals. Kentucky hemp is also susceptible to this disease. Plants infected early […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events