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TALKIN’ HEMP IN THE FIELD! - A Virtual HEMP Talk Series for Farmers

TALKIN’ HEMP IN THE FIELD! - A Virtual HEMP Talk Series for Farmers

Dates: May 5, May 12, May 19, May 26 and June 2 (11am-12 noon, EDT)

Method of delivery: Zoom (virtual classroom using computer or phone)

TALKIN’ HEMP IN THE FIELD is a series of webinars to help farmers as they work on the field.

Please join us at the comfort of your home/truck/tractor/barn for hemp information sharing and the latest updates on hemp production requirements in Indiana. You can join sessions from your computer or phone.  All sessions are from 11am - 12 noon, EDT

These sessions are going to be farmer focused to allow you to get answers to practical issues specific to your operations. It is also to provide an opportunity to get lingering questions on the complex supply chain requirements of hemp production answered, including updates on insurance and hemp processing. Each session will last for one hour with at least 20 minutes reserved for questions and sharing of ideas. 

Below is a detailed schedule for the sessions

May 5: The State of Hemp in Indiana: Policies, Regulations, Seed, pesticides and ISDA Hemp plans

Don Robison, Seed Administrator, OISC & Seed Commissioner

May 12: Hemp Fiber and CBD Production and Crop Insurance 101

  Marty Mahan, Indiana Farmers Union – Hemp Chapter President

  Michael Peters, Founder/CEO, Full Spectrum Insurance

May 19: Biomass Supply Chain and Processing Updates

  Dr. Yebo Li, HempRise – A Global Leader in Botanical Extracts

May 26: Overview of 2019/20 Hemp Production in Indiana

               Marguerite Bolt, Purdue Hemp Extension Specialist

June 2: The current status of hemp as an animal feed

                     Jessica Scott , National Hemp Feed Coalition

Please call the Clark County Extension Office (812- 256-4591) to register or send an email to Simon Kafari (skafari@purdue.edu)

Purdue is an equal access/equal opportunity University

Event Properties

Event Date 06-02-2020 11:00 am
Event End Date 06-02-2020 12:00 pm

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