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Friday, December 6 • 10:30am - 11:20am
Hemp Merits and Myths

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Organic hemp production provides unique opportunity for Montana growers. Emerging markets have significant price premiums for certified and uncertified ‘organic’ production. This will be a free-flowing forum on hemp experiences centered around the question of how well does hemp fit Montana production? Session will include an update on crop insurance for hemp. 

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Patrick Carr

Superintendent/Associate Professor of Cropping Systems, Central Agriculture Research Center - MSU
Superintendent and Associate Professor, Ph.D.Ph.D. 1989, Crop and Soil Science, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT. M.S. 1986, Technology and Human Affairs, Washington University, St. Louis, MO. 1984 M.S. 1984, Natural Resources, Ball State University, Muncie, IN. B.S. 1982, Biology... Read More →

Jamie Fitterer

Owner, Montana Hemp Company
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Perry Miller

Professor, Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, Montana State University
Research InterestsDiversified dryland cropping systems. Foci include soil water and nitrogen, no-till and organic systems, pulse crop ecology, winter dicot crops, cover crops, crop energy budgets, and BMPs for GHG mitigation.EducationPh.D. University of Minnesota, Agronomy and Plant... Read More →
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Jeff Schahczenski

Agricultural and Natural Resource Economist, National Center for Appropriate Technology
Mr. Jeff Schahczenski is an agricultural and natural resource economist with the National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) and he has worked on sustainable and organic for over 25 years. For the last 14 years he has worked on whole farm revenue and crop insurance generally... Read More →

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John Porterfield

Manager, Hemp Holding Company
MOA Board. - Hemp Holding Company - wildhorsehotsprings.com - montanagrow.com- ignimbrite.com- VP Organic Marketing Associationjohnp@hempholdingcompany.com

Friday December 6, 2019 10:30am - 11:20am MST
Summit Room Right

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