2019 NMSU Hemp Workshop

Agenda


May 23, 2019


7:30 - 8:00 AM | Registration

8:00 - 8:30 AM | Welcome & Introductions
  - Doña Ana County Agronomy & Horticulture Agent & Conference Coordinator, Jeff Anderson
  - Doña Ana County Program Director, Teresa Dean
  - Dean of NMSU College of ACES, Rolando Flores
  - New Mexico Secretary of Agriculture, Jeff Witte
  - Office of Senatro Udall, Field Representatives
          Rene Romo & Melanie Goodman
  - Office of Senator Martin Heinrich, Dara Parker

8:30 - 9:20 AM | History of Hemp - Professor ML Robinson

9:20 - 10:20 AM | Legal Challenges to Growing Hemp in NM - Brad Lewis

10:20 - 10:30 AM | Break

10:30 - 11:10 AM | Biosecurity - Tom Dean

11:10 AM - 12:10 PM | Hemp Growing Basics - Professor ML Robinson

12:10 - 1:10 PM | Lunch

1:10 - 2:10 PM | Meeting the Challenges for Growing Hemp - Dr. Glenn Miller

2:10 - 3:10 PM | Pests and Pathogens (20 min. each)
  - Dr. Leslie Beck
  - Dr. Carol Sutherland
  - Phillip Lujan

3:10 - 3:20 PM | Break

3:20 - 3:50 PM | Using Soil Microbes in Hemp Production - Mike Melendrez

3:50 - 4:20 PM | New Technology in Drip Irrigation - Uri Segev/Eran Pollack

4:20 - 5:00 PM | Panel Discussion
  - Prof. ML Robinson
  - Dr. Glenn Miller
  - Uri Segev
  - Dr. Rich Richins
  - Marysia Morowska
  - Hanah Rheay

5:00 PM | Close


May 24, 2019


8:00 - 8:15 AM | Welcome & Introductions

8:15 - 9:00 AM | Getting Started in a Hemp Business - Dr. Jim Libbin

9:00 - 9:45 AM | Hemp Products - Professor ML Robinson

9:45 - 10:15 AM | NM Hemp Law and Entrepreneurship - Zeke Rodriguez

10:15 - 10:25 AM | Break

10:25 - 11:00 AM | Hemp: What You Need to Know Before You Grow - Jae Sanders and Cole Kernstine

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Laboratory Testing - Dr. Rich Richins

12:00 - 1:00 PM | Lunch

1:00 - 1:30 PM | NM DOH Medical Cannibis Program - Janette Espinoza

1:30 - 2:30 PM | How to Use Hemp for Your Health - Marysia Morowska

2:30 - 2:40 PM | Break

2:40 - 3:40 PM | How to Extract Herb Oils (DIY vs. Commercial) - Marysia Morowska

3:40 PM | Close


If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of an auxiliary aid or service, please contact Jeff Anderson by 05/17/19 at 575-525-6649.

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