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Hemp Production Services Organic Field Day

August 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free
What will you see and learn?
  • Effect of organic fertilizers and application methods on hemp yield – field trial.
    • Martin Entz from U of M will join us in discussing the field trial and share findings from his organic trials examining organic phosphorus amendments.
  • Effect of seeding date and rainfall on weed management and hemp yield – field trial.
  • Green manure rotational trial investigating the effect of different green manures on hemp yield.
  • Hemp stand on alfalfa breaking.
  • Tour of organic clover seed cleaning plant.
Location and Directions to Field Day:
  • Hilltop Meats/Wayne Williment Farm located 4 miles west of Miami on Hwy #23, then turn left (south) on PR 240 for 4 miles, then 2 miles east on Rd 21, and 1/4 mile south.
Who is Hemp Production Services (HPS)?
  • The largest Canadian owned hemp bulk wholesale supplier and exporter of Canadian hemp food products to Asian markets.
  • Organic hemp contracting company providing full agronomic support to producers.
  • Sister company to Hemp Genetics International, a breeding company that developed CRS-1, CFX-1, CFX-2, Grandi, Katani and Picolo.
To RSVP, contact either:
  • Alden Braul at 204-979-7457 or [email protected] (Organic Hemp Production Specialist)
  • Jeff Kostuik at 204-821-0522 or [email protected] (Director of Operations Canada, USA and International)
RSVP not required, but helpful in ordering a lunch for participants. More details to follow.

Details

Date:
August 23
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free