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This CBD hemp field day, organized by West Star Organics, Circadian Organics, UW-Madison Horticulture and Michael Fields Agricultural Institute, will focus on the harvesting, processing, and markets of CBD hemp.
Included in the afternoon will be a panel discussion led by experienced producers, tour of an ongoing fertility trial, harvest demonstration, as well as a panel discussing markets with retailers, extractors and those involved in the process.
Companies that are processing, extracting, and buying and selling will be present. Following the presentations, a networking hour will be hosted at the farm to allow growers and attendees to network with those involved in the extracting and marketing of CBD.
Location: West Star Organics, 2555 West Star Road, Cottage Grove, WI 53527
When: September 13, 2019, 1-5 pm
Registration Fee: $15 REGISTER ONLINE HERE
Preregistration is required.
This event has been cancelled.