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University of Wisconsin Hemp Research Field Day
Tuesday, August 20, 2024, 8:45 AM - 12:00 PM CDT
Category: Field Days

The Ellison Lab in the Department of Plant and Agroecosystem Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites you to join us for a field day about the latest hemp research being conducted here at the UW.

The event will be held Tuesday, August 20th from 9am to 12pm at the Arlington Agricultural Research Station (N695 Hopkins Road, Arlington, WI 53911).

Coffee and donuts will be available starting at 8:45am. 

Presentations will be given in a “speed run” format by UW faculty, staff, and members of Extension with 10 minute presentations followed by 5 minutes for Q&A. Topics to be presented upon include: 
- Industrial (Grain/Fiber) Hemp Variety Trials
- High Cannabinoid Hemp Variety Trials
- Efforts to Preserve and Characterize Feral Hemp Germplasm
- IPM Diagnostic Tool Development  
- Companion Cropping in Hemp
- Evaluation of Hemp Fiber Production and Quality 

Register here!