Past Event: Hemp Research Update and Information Session

A Hemp Research Update and Information Session will take place on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, from 1:00pm to 3:45pm at Cornell Cooperative Extension, Ag Development Conference Room (next to the Taste of NY Store), 840 Upper Front St, Binghamton, NY 13905.

Speakers and topics will include:

  • Cornell research projects status and update by Dr. Larry Smart, Professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell AgriTech
  • Hemp research permit program update by Mr. Chris Logue, Directory, Plant Industry, NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets,
  • Industry and farmer perspectives – with Q&A session

This meeting offers the opportunity to learn about findings from two years of Cornell research projects, farmer’s perspectives, and how to navigate the process of permit applications.

There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is requested. To register, contact Shannon at (607) 391-2662, or register online at

Questions? Contact Janice Degni at (607) 391-2660 x 414, or

To download a flyer with additional details, please click here (PDF).