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 […]

Iowa Hemp: Opportunities and Challenges Mar 27, 2020

🕔Mar 27, 2020
Over the past several years as row crop prices declined, farmers and landowners across the nation have searched for alternative crops that might improve the financial bottom line. With the […]

Texas: 3 Hemp Production Seminars, March 11, 12 Mar 2, 2020

🕔Mar 2, 2020
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will hold educational seminars on industrial hemp production March 11-12 at three different locations in Central Texas. The seminar dates, locations and applicable fees are: March […]

Texas Hemp: Handheld Spectrometer Quickly Determines THC Levels Feb 14, 2020

🕔Feb 14, 2020
Hemp is technically legal in Texas, but proving that hemp is not marijuana can be a hurdle, requiring testing in a licensed laboratory. So, when a truck carrying thousands of […]

Alabama: Hemp Production Meetings Scheduled Through March Feb 12, 2020

🕔Feb 12, 2020
As industrial hemp producers enter their second production year in Alabama, the Alabama Cooperative Extension System is offering informational meetings for interested growers. Alabama Extension’s hemp action team has spent the past […]

Hemp: THC Testing Bottleneck Taking Shape – DTN Feb 7, 2020

🕔Feb 7, 2020
USDA on Thursday detailed some insurance options for hemp farmers, but also stressed that hemp farmers will have to abide by the cropping rules spelled out last October, despite an […]

Texas: 2 Hemp Seminars – Dumas, Feb. 5; Dimmitt, Feb. 11 Jan 28, 2020

🕔Jan 28, 2020
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will hold educational seminars on industrial hemp production Feb. 5 in Dumas and Feb. 11 in Dimmitt. The cost is $20 per person. Both […]

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