Industrial Hemp Information Session

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Join us on Thursday, February 22 as we explore the North Carolina production and economic value of industrial hemp, sponsored by N.C. State University and N.C. A&T State University. Enjoy light refreshments provided by Hempleton Investment Group as you learn about this growing industry.

Topics of Discussion:

  • Current regulations regarding Industrial Hemp production in North Carolina, how farmers can participate in the program, how to apply, program requirements, and where to find various industrial hemp resources.
  • Hempleton Group 2017 Industry Report on Industrial Hemp Production
  • Growth of Industrial Hemp for Fiber and Seed in Yadkin County, Year 1
  • Audience Question and Answer Session

Speakers Include:

  • Emily Febles, Industrial Hemp Program Manager, NC State University
  • Justin Hamilton, President of Hempleton Investment Group
  • Michael Long, Ph.D., Year 1 Farmer, Yadkin County
     

Directions/Parking

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Registration

For event registration and accommodation requests for a disability, contact Marsha McGraw at (336) 753-6100 by February 16.

More Information

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Yadkin County Cooperative Extension
Agricultural Center
2051 Agricultural Way
Yadkinville, NC 27055

Free
Agriculture