2019 NMSU Hemp Workshop

Agenda


May 23, 2019


8:00 AM | Registration

8:30 AM | Welcome & Introductions
NMSU, USDA, Senators, and DEA

9:00 AM | History of Hemp
ML Robinson -
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, Las Vegas, NV.

9:50 AM | Break

10:00 AM | Hemp Legal Challenges in New Mexico
Brad Lewis - NMDA
DEA -
Zeke Rodriguez - Continual Growth LLC
Tom Dean - NMSU, SW District Dept. Head and Co-Director SW Border Food Protection and Emergency Preparedness Center

12:10 PM | Lunch

1:00 PM | Getting Started in a Hemp Business
Dr. Jim Libbin, Specialist -
NMSU Extension Economics

2:00 PM | Hemp Growing Basics
ML Robinson -
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, Las Vegas, NV.

2:50 PM | Break

3:00 PM | Pests, Pathogens and Processing
Dr. Leslie Beck, Dr. Carol Sutherland, Phillip Lujan -
NMSU Extension Plant Sciences

3:50 PM | New Technology in Drip Irrigation
Uri Segev, Director Business Development -
N-Drip Gravity Micro Irrigation, Israel/USA

4:20 PM | Panel Discussion

4:50 PM | Evaluations

5:00 PM | Close


May 24, 2019


8:00 AM | Welcome & Introductions

8:15 AM | Hemp Products
ML Robinson -
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, Las Vegas, NV.

9:10 AM | Vendor Panel
Jupiter Seeds, Natural Re-leaf, etc...

9:50 AM | Break

10:05 AM | Lab Testing
Rich Richins -
Rio Grande Analytical Labs

11:00 AM | How to Use Hemp for Your Health
Marysia Morawska -
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, Las Vegas, NV.

12:00 PM | Lunch

1:00 PM | How to Extract Herb Oils (the differences between products on shelves vs. making your own)
Marysia Morawska -
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, Las Vegas, NV.

2:00 PM | Panel Discussion

2:50 PM | Evaluations

3:00 PM | Close


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