University of Maryland Extension

Industrial Hemp Conference

When: 
Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
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Where: 
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Address: 
11868 College Backbone Rd
Princess Anne, MD 21853
United States
Presenter: 
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Description/Notes: 

UMES INDUSTRIAL HEMP CONFERENCE

October 31, 2019

9:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Conference Schedule

  • 8:00 am - 9:00 am Conference Registration 
  • 9:00 am - 9:15 am Welcome and Introduction President, Heidi Anderson and Dean Moses Kairo 
  • 9:15 am - 10:45 am Session I - Crop Production and Management Austin Wright, Small Farm Agent - Kentucky State University, Andrew Ristvey and Nicole Fiorellino - University of Maryland-College Park ,Michael Corrodo - Steep Hill Maryland

 

  • Coffee Break - 10:45 am - 11:00 am

 

 

  • Lunch - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, Keynote Speaker: Dr. William Hoffman, USDA-NIFA, Chief of Staff

 

  • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Session III - Federal and State Regulations for Industrial Hemp Production, Jim Drews - Maryland Department of Agriculture, Scheril Murray Powell - Cannabis Attorney, Dr. Michele Guyton - Maryland State Legislator (Proposed)

 

  • Coffee Break - 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

 

  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Round Table Discussion

 

  • 4:30 pm Exhibitors and Speaker Interactions

For more information, contact 410-651-6168

Registration

Hemp Conference (October 31st.) - $40.00

Small Farm Conference (November 1st. - 2nd.)

(2) Days - $60.00

(1) Day - $30.00

"Party of Two" - $100.00 (Small Farm Conference)

Hemp and Small Farm Conference Duo Deal - $80.00/person

 

 

Cost: 
$40.00
Contact: 
Dr. S. Dhekney
Contact Email: 
sdhekney@umes.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-651-6168
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