Baton Rouge, La. – The Southern University Ag Center will host a Hemp Summit on March 18 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., at the Maurice A. Edmond Livestock Arena Multipurpose Building, 14600 Scenic Hwy, in Baton Rouge, LA. Registration will begin at 8 a.m.
Topics covered during the summit will include Hemp as a cash, specialty or alternative crop; information on state laws and regulations, background checks and the application process; and USDA opportunities.
The Hemp Summit is a pre-conference event for the 10th Annual Louisiana Small Farmers Conference. The conference will be held March 18-20.
For additional information about the conference, visit https://suagcenter.blogspot.com/2020/01/su-ag-center-set-for-10th-annual.html.