A Hemp Row Crop Field Day, sponsored by Texas Hemp Growers Association and Delta Ag, along with cann-id, Hemp Feed Coalition, and National Industrial Hemp Council, will be held on Thursday, August 26 from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. The Field Day will be held at the Bingham Organic Vineyards and Winery, located at 645 Hwy 303 just west of Meadow. This Field Day is for row crop producers only.
This will be day of great information about the growing hemp industry. There are many well known speakers in the industry who will be featured.
Events scheduled include a hemp row crop tour, talks with experienced farmers in the hemp industry, as well as exhibitors and food trucks. There will also be wine tasting from some of the famous Bingham wines. Live music will also be featured.
Dan Hunter with Texas Department of Agriculture
Randy Rivera with Texas Department of Agriculture
Dr. Calvin Trostle with Texas A&M AgriLife
Dr. Noureddine Abidi with Texas Tech
Hemp Feed Coalition
Berry Carpenter with National Industrial Hemp Council speaking on Federal Hemp Policy
This will be great time for producers to learn more about this up and coming crop option for the South Plains Area. It will cost you nothing to just go and educate yourself about all the many uses for the hemp plant, as well as how it grows and how it is processed.
Don’t miss out on this educational opportunity!