Two new documents on hemp economics have been posted to the Cornell Hemp website so growers can develop budget analyses for this year. The first, Economics of Producing Hemp for CBD in NY: 2019 Initial Estimates, outlines the variable, fixed,Continue reading… New Report: Preliminary 2020 CBD and Grain/Fiber/Dual Hemp Budgets
Hemp workshops will take place during the second day of the Eastern NY Fruit and Vegetable Conference, on Wednesday, February 26th at the Desmond Conference Center in Albany, NY. Talks will address topics such as production costs, permitting, pests &Continue reading… Upcoming Events: Eastern NY Fruit & Vegetable Conference
Navigate this page:1. Long Island Ag Forum2. Empire State Producers Expo3. NOFA NY Conference4. Southern Tier Hemp Conference Several upcoming events will be of interest to New York hemp producers and processors: 1. Long Island Ag Forum Hemp information sessionsContinue reading… Past Events: Winter 2020
If you missed the Cornell Hemp Field Day in Geneva, N.Y. on August 13, videos of the talks are now available online. Watch them below or on YouTube. View more Cornell hemp research videos on Cornell’s School of Integrative PlantContinue reading… Video: 2019 Cornell Hemp Field Day
Unfortunately, the 2019 Geneva Hemp Field Day registration is now closed. We have reached our maximum capacity of 200 participants, and cannot accommodate any more cars or people; especially in the event of rain. However, the field day talks willContinue reading… Announcement: 2019 Geneva Field Day Full
2 locations, same program: 1:00-3:00 PM Hudson Valley Research Lab (site of Cornell CBD variety trial) 3357 Rt. 9W Highland, NY 12528 6:00-8:00 PM Fields of Brian Pawelski and Bruce Ludovicy 736 Pulaski Highway Goshen, NY 10924 Program features twoContinue reading… Past Events: Aug. 15 Hudson Valley Hemp Field Meetings
Cornell’s Hemp research will be featured at the Long Island Plant Science Day, on Wednesday, July 31, from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. The event is free and will take place at the Long Island Horticultural Research and Extension Center, in Riverhead,Continue reading… Past Event: July 31 Long Island Plant Science Field Day
Navigate this page:Schedule of Events:Morning CBD Session:RegistrationWelcomeAchieving Profitability in CBD HempCharacterization of the 2018 Cornell CBD Hemp TrialsEvaluating Disease Resistance in CBD Hemp CultivarsCharacterizing terpenes and other natural products in CBD hempTour and discussion of CBD hemp cultivar trialsLunch:Afternoon Grain/FiberContinue reading… Past Event: 2019 Cornell Hemp Field Day: Geneva NY
Due to logistical conflicts, we have decided to cancel the Ithaca, NY hemp field day that was scheduled for September 10th, 2019. However, please plan to join us on August 13th for the Geneva, NY hemp field day. More detailsContinue reading… Canceled: Ithaca NY Hemp Field Day: September 10
Navigate this page:1. 2019 Aurora Farm Field Day2. 2019 Freeville Field Day: Innovations in Organic Vegetable Production Two upcoming events will feature speakers from Cornell’s hemp program: 1. 2019 Aurora Farm Field Day This field day will take place onContinue reading… Past Events: July 2019 Field Days
Navigate this page:Registration, coffee, and networking (8:30-8:55)Introduction, begin the tour (8:55)Small Grains: Breeding for Quality and Pest Resistance.Small Grain, Forage, and Hemp Disease ManagementCertified and Foundation Seed Update, Seed Treatment SurveyForage Varieties, Pest Management, and BreedingGlyphosate Transport from Runoff-prone FieldsContinue reading… Past Event: 2019 Cornell Seed Growers Field Day
Hemp research seminars are scheduled at the Eastern US Hemp Conference and Expo, June 3-4, 2019, in Albany, N.Y. For more info please see https://www.ushempexpos.com/about-eastern.
Cornell University is one of the nation’s leaders in hemp research. As New York’s land grant university, and a pioneer of purpose-driven science, we’ve initiated a long-term breeding program to develop cultivars adapted for New York conditions. Learn more about our goalsContinue reading… Video: Hemp Research at Cornell University
2018 Hemp Trials for New York State Grain, Dual Purpose, and Fiber Production is a new thirteen-page document from the Cornell Hemp Project Team. Their mission is to breed hemp that will be high-yielding and well-adapted to New York State’sContinue reading… New Report: 2018 Hemp Trials for New York State Grain, Dual Purpose, and Fiber Production
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, NYContinue reading… Past Event: Hemp Research Update and Information Session
Edible Hemp Foliar Sampling Project is a new five-page document from Judson Reid and Lindsey Pashow. Reid and Pashow are from Harvest NY, a Cornell Cooperative Extension program aimed at promoting agricultural economic development in New York State. The document reportsContinue reading… New Report: Edible Hemp Foliar Sampling Project
Economics of Producing Industrial Hemp in New York State: Projected Costs and Returns, 2019 Budgets is a new six-page document from John Hanchar. Hanchar is an agricultural economist at Cornell University and Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock &Continue reading… New Report: Economics of Producing Industrial Hemp in New York State
If you missed the Cornell Hemp Field Day in Geneva, N.Y. on August 14, video of the talks is available online. View more Cornell hemp research videos.
Cornell Hemp Research Team will present its hemp cultivar trial at Long Island Plant Science Day, September 6, from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Long Island Horticultural Research and Extension Center, in Riverhead, NY.Continue reading… Past Events: September 2018
August 7-9: Empire Farms Days in Seneca Falls: We will have a table in the Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences building. Come by to speak with members of our team! August 14: Cornell Hemp Research Team Field Day inContinue reading… Past Events: Summer 2018
Researchers and extension personnel from Cornell University working with hemp will be presenting results from the 2017 growing season as well as offering insights into growing hemp in New York State at the following events: February 7, 2018 – Soybean/SmallContinue reading… Upcoming Events: February and March 2018
The final hemp technical assistance meeting, put on by the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets, will be tomorrow, Oct. 10, 2:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. at 10B Airline Dr., Albany NY 12235 If you can’t make it in person, you canContinue reading… Final Industrial Hemp Technical Assistance Meeting
On September 20, 2017, Governor Cuomo announced that the NY Department of Agriculture and Markets is now accepting applications from those interested in participating in the NYS Hemp Agricultural Research Pilot Program. Governor Cuomo’s official press release details the expansion of acreageContinue reading… Interested in growing hemp in New York in 2018?
If you missed the Cornell Hemp Field Day in Geneva, N.Y. August 15, video of the talks is available online.
If you missed the Cornell Hemp Field Day in Ithaca, N.Y. August 1, video of the talks is available online.
View field trials and hear the latest on Cornell’s hemp research and outreach efforts. New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, N.Y. August 15, 10 a.m. to 12 noon Cornell Fruit and Vegetable Research Farm 1097 County Rd. 4, Geneva,Continue reading… Industrial Hemp Field Day August 15 in Geneva
Cornell’s hemp research is featured in the July/August issue of Cornell Alumni Magazine: A New Leaf CALS leads New York State’s efforts to reintroduce industrial hemp, marijuana’s long-suffering sister plant For Cornell agriculture scientists, introducing a new research crop often hasContinue reading… Hemp in Cornell Alumni Magazine
Please join us for the 2017 Cornell Hemp Field Day: August 1, 2017 10 a.m to 12 p.m. NYSIP Foundation Seed Barn 791 Dryden Rd., Rt. 366 Ithaca, NY 14850 Please RSVP online. In addition to viewing trials featuring 17 grain,Continue reading… Hemp Field Day August 1 in Ithaca
Update [2017-07-14]: See also CALS News Cuomo Signs Bill, Invests in Industrial Hemp at Cornell CALS Event Press release from Governor Cuomo’s press office [2017-07-12]: Announces Up to $10 Million in Grant Funding to Advance Research and Provide Resources toContinue reading… Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation and Announces New Initiatives to Support Growth of Industrial Hemp Industry in New York State in visit to Cornell
Industrial Hemp: From Seed to Market is a new 12-page publication from Harvest NY that provides summary of basic production practices, economics, legal issues and more with links to additional resources. Download .pdf.
Maire Ullrich, Cornell Cooperative Extension Agriculture Program Leader for Orange County, interviewed Cornell hemp researchers on her weekly Farm Talk radio show on April 26. Her guests included: Plant breeder Donald Viands, Associate Dean, Director of Academic Programs, College ofContinue reading… Hemp podcast
If you couldn’t attend the afternoon sessions of the NY Hemp Summit, visit the School of Integrative Plant Science’s Hemp YouTube playlist In addition to opening remarks by Dean Boor, Commissioner Ball, and Assemblywoman Lupardo, the afternoon included panels on researchingContinue reading… Hemp Summit videos
On April 18, 2017, at New York’s first ever Hemp Summit, Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul said that years from now we would look back on the date as the beginning of something big. While we all know that this blog isContinue reading… New York Hemp Summit and website kickoff