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 […]

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) […]

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 […]

Tennessee: UTIA and Blühen Botanicals Collaborate on Hemp Research

🕔Jul 18, 2019Blühen Botanicals and the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture are pleased to announce an agreement to conduct hemp production research. This collaborative new program is a four-year commitment for graduate-level […]

Kentucky Industrial Hemp: Southern Blight – What You Need to Know

🕔Jul 17, 2019In 2018, there were significant increases in confirmed cases of southern blight in hemp.  The fungal disease affects a wide range of plant species, as well as hemp. When stems […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Crops Growing Rapidly with Heat, Rains

🕔Jul 16, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 14, 2019. County Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Adequate rainfall coupled with warm days and nights had crops bursting with growth. […]

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