Registration Open for Inaugural Industrial Hemp Field Day on Aug. 16

Statewide Industrial Hemp Field Day 2017 flyer. Source: NCDA&CS
Statewide Industrial Hemp Field Day 2017 flyer. Source: NCDA&CS

Space Limited to First 85 Registrants

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension is holding the first Statewide Industrial Hemp Field Day. This new event is scheduled for August 16, 2017, 5-7:30pm, at the Piedmont Research Station, 8350 Sherrills Ford Road, Salisbury, North Carolina.

Salisbury is located in Rowan County, northeast of Charlotte NC.

North Carolina State University specialists scheduled to attend include:

Industrial hemp farming-related topics to be covered include:

  • Hemp Variety Selection
  • Hemp S and N fertility
  • Hemp Planting Population
  • Pre- and Post-emergent herbicide evaluations

Dinner is included with this event. To register, go to With questions or for more information, contact Angela Post via email.

The North Carolina Industrial Hemp Commission regulates growth and growers statewide. Their meeting minutes, rules, and upcoming events may be found at

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