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Wisconsin hemp program transitioning to USDA in 2022
The Wisconsin Hemp Program will be transitioning. Beginning January 1, 2022, hemp growers will be licensed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and hemp processors will no longer require a license. Learn more from the Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection. Information about the USDA Hemp Program is available at https://www.ams.usda.gov/rules-regulations/hemp/.
Wisconsin Emerging Crops Summer Webinar Series
Join UW-Madison experts as they discuss new and emerging crops in Wisconsin. All webinars run 12:00pm-1:00pm. Wisconsin Emerging Crops Summer 2021 Webinar Series June 21 – Hemp with Dr. Shelby Ellison, Department of Horticulture July 5 – Hops with Division of Extension County Agents Carl Duley, Buffalo County and Jerry Clark, Chippewa County July 15 […]
2020 UW Madison – Wisconsin Hemp Cultivar Trial
Here is the latest data from the University of Wisconsin – Madison Wisconsin Hemp Cultivar Trial. 2020 UW Madison Hemp Cultivar Trial Factsheet
Virtual Field Day Recording
A recording of the Industrial Hemp Field Day held on September 18 is now available. If you view the recording, please complete the evaluation survey Transcript
Industrial Hemp Virtual Field Day September 18
The Division of Extension UW-Madison is hosting an Industrial Hemp Virtual Field Day on September 18 from 11:00am to 1:00pm. The field day will provide an update on current UW-Madison and the Division of Extension industrial hemp research with essential oils, seed, and fiber production. An update on research projects occurring in the Midwest is […]
Midwestern Hemp Database
Midwestern Hemp Database The goal of this project will be to utilize grower-collaborator networks to provide regional insight into agronomic performance and cannabinoid development of industrial hemp varieties. This page will be updated with cannabinoid time course data and agronomic performance for each variety as that information becomes available. This project is a collaboration between several […]
3/26 WEBINAR! Novel CBD Production: Direct Seeding Dioecious Hemp in a Row Cropping System
See details here for the webinar on Thursday, March 26 from 11 am to 1 pm Novel CBD Production: Direct Seeding Dioecious Hemp in a Row Cropping System
Ask the Expert: A Hemp Q&A with Andrew Kowalski
By Cassie Bable Posted to Farmers.gov on March 12, 2020 EXCERPT Ask the Expert is a new series launching on farmers.gov. In this Ask the Expert, Andrew Kowalski answers a few questions about how farmers can use USDA’s Multi-Peril Crop Insurance (MPCI) hemp pilot program to insure their hemp crop.
2019 Wisconsin Hemp Marketing Study
Dr. Shaheer Burney and Dr. Amber Remble conducted a research survey in summery 2019 to collect data from hemp growers focusing on the marketing aspect of the industry.
Federal Government Approves 10 New Pesticides For Hemp Farming
This article posted by Wisconsin Public Radio on December 23, 2019 Any New Tools To Fight Pests, Mold, Weeds Will Help Young Industry, Experts Say By Miranda Suarez Published: Monday, December 23, 2019, 6:10am SHARE: Listen Download Hemp growers in Wisconsin have 10 new options to combat pests after a new round of pesticide approvals […]
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