UW-Extension will be offering an Industrial Hemp Meeting to increase knowledge, share experiences, and build industry connections related to Hemp for CBD oil production in Wisconsin.

The event will be held on Monday, February, 18, 2019, from 1:30pm-3:30pm at the
Belmont Convention Center, 103 W Mound View Avenue, Belmont, WI  53510.

Questions that will be answered include:

  • What are the legal guidelines?
  • What are the basic agronomic considerations for growing Hemp?
  • How does an interested farmer get started?
  • What are the available markets for the crop?

A panel covering licensing, growing, and processing will include representation from WI DATCP, Hemp Growers, and Hemp Processors.

Due to limited seats, please register for the meeting by calling the Lafayette County Extension office at 608-776-4820. There is NO cost for the event and drinks/snacks will be provided.

For additional information, contact Josh Kamps, Lafayette County Ag Educator, at 608-776-4820 or joshua.kamps@ces.uwex.edu