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(PRNewsfoto/Verde Leaf)

COLUMBIA, S.C., April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Verde Leaf ™ held its first educational workshop of the year on February 19, 2020. The one-day interactive session provided updates on research, technology, safety, and production in the agricultural hemp space. (PRNewsfoto/Verde Leaf) More The workshop included panel discussions and a facilitated networking session. Demonstrations of various production systems …

Hemp Pesticide Safety Education Workshop offered statewide March 12 - Nevada Today

University of Nevada, Reno Extension, in partnership with the Nevada Department of Agriculture, is offering a workshop March 12 to train people throughout the state how to properly use pesticides when growing hemp. The workshop is meant for individuals who plan to grow hemp commercially. It will provide Continuing Education Units for certified applicators and …

Free Hemp-growing Workshop To Be Held In The NEK - Caledonian Record

The 2018 Farm Bill, which defined hemp as an agricultural commodity and removed it from the controlled substances list, kicked off a hemp production boom in Vermont. In Orleans County alone, 51 growers registered 245 acres of industrial hemp with the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets (VAAFM) in 2018, and in 2019, 94 …

Ag Journal Online - La Junta, CO

Following a series of introductory hemp meetings across the region, the East Colorado Small Business Development Center is offering a more in-depth, comprehensive two-day training program to help serious producers put together a successful business plan for launching a hemp-related enterprise. The agenda will take producers on a deep dive into agronomics, labor requirements, risk management, financing, …

indiana farm expo

Indiana farm expo The Indiana Farm Equipment and Technology Expo, December 17 – 19 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, will hold a free program for farmers who are interested in or considering growing hemp in 2020.  Newly announced federal guidelines have led Indiana to begin to develop its own regulations on the commercial production of …

'Hemp 101' workshop planned in southeast Minnesota | Crops - Leader-Telegram

The new farm bill includes a provision to allow industrial hemp production in the U.S. While the crop may be an option for farmers looking to diversify their system, there’s a lot of information to gather and consider before major decisions are made. U of M Extension will host a “Hemp 101” workshop from 6 …