Industrial Hemp Information Session
Friday, February 22, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
North Carolina Cooperative Extension
Columbus County Center
45 Government Complex Road, Whiteville, NC
Space is limited! Please call Lydia at 910-640-6605 before 2/20/2019 to register to attend.
Lydia Miles, Extension Row Crops Agent, Columbus County Center
9:10-Applying to the Hemp Pilot Program, Compliance, and THC field testing
Director Phil Wilson with the NCDA
9:55- Hemp research- Growing for CBD
Dr. Keith Edmisten
10:30- Hemp research- Growing for Fiber and Grain
Dr. Angela Post
11:00 Pests and Diseases of Hemp
Dr. Lindsey Thiessen
11:20 Grower and Processor Q&A
Chase Werner- Triangle Hemp
Blake Butler- North Carolina Industrial Hemp Association
Michael Long- Renaissance Fiber
Calvin Whitfield- SourceHemp
Franny Tacy- Franny’s Farm
Zach Mountford- Hempleton
Joshua Mays- Criticality
For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Lydia Miles at 910-640-6605 or firstname.lastname@example.org no later than five business days before the event.