Thu, Feb 20|
Saginaw Valley Research & Extension Cent
2020 Annual Meeting
What the Hemp?! Co-hosted by Saginaw & Tuscola Conservation Districts, this Event includes speakers, resources, conservation district board county election, & steak dinner.
Time & Location
Feb 20, 2020, 5:00 PM
Saginaw Valley Research & Extension Cent, 3775 S Reese Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734, USA
About the Event
View Full FLYER Here! Annual updates on local conservation practices and impact we've made in the county. Learn about this new and excititing industry with a great lineup of experts and local resources including the following speakers. Social Media Image. Including steak dinner, View Full MENU Here!
Gina Alessandri, Hemp Director, MDARD
After 80 years of federal prohibition, industrial hemp production is now legal across the country. Gina will provide an overview of MDARD's developing Industrial Hemp Program and discuss some of the challenges the industry is facing.
Christie Apple "CropScout Christie", Agronomy & Soil Health Specialist
CropScout Christie, as she is known on social media, will be bringing us some practical coaching on how to have a positive outcome for your farm's hemp venture. Leaning on her field experience, she will be breaking down some critical problem clusters growers face and simplify the fertility, soil health, and pest management concepts.