Cultivation

Indiana Hemp Industry Sees Growth, Challenges

Hemp is a versatile crop used to make a wide variety of products from textiles and rope to insulation and biofuels. Farmers across the country are increasingly growing the crop since the 2018 Farm Bill... more »

The Hemp Conference Session Preview: Crop Forecasting

AmericanHort’s inaugural Hemp Conference, set to take place July 9-10, prior to Cultivate’21. This two-day event will include a trade show and education programming featuring leading perspectives on hemp production. George Grant, a GGSPro technical... more »

NC State Studies ‘Seedless’ Hemp Varieties

When growing hemp for extraction of cannabinoids it is critical that only female plants are produced. Female flowers ("buds") are densely covered in cannabinoid-rich trichomes as compared to male flowers, which produce very little in... more »

Charlotte’s Web CBD Cultivars Approved For Cultivation In Canada

Three of Charlotte's Web Holdings' proprietary hemp cultivars were approved for registration on Health Canada's List of Approved Cultivars (LOAC) for outdoor cultivation in Canada. These are among the first hemp CBD cultivars on the... more »

Rodale Institute To Host Industrial Hemp Webinar

Industrial hemp can be a good option in the transition to sustainable agriculture. The Rodale Institute will host a webinar, "Industrial Hemp - An Eco-Friendly Multipurpose Crop With Untapped Agronomic Potential," on May 12 at... more »

Bazelet Research To Breed Regionally Adapted THC-Free Cultivars

Bazelet Research, a subsidiary of Neon Bloom, Inc., reports it recently began advanced plant breeding efforts to and late-stage cultivar development. Our breeding efforts will create new THC-Free cannabis cultivars particularly for local and regional... more »

New Mexico State University Students Grow, Study Hemp Cultivars

With hemp cultivation now underway in New Mexico, researchers and students at New Mexico State University are embarking on new studies to help crop growers produce high-quality strains suitable for marketplaces. In one project, students... more »

Blue Forest Farms hemp planting

Pioneering Organic Hemp

What began as a small start-up has turned into a nearly 150-acre hemp producer on a mission to spread the word about the benefits of hemp. Blue Forest Farms is an organic hemp farm in... more »

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.
Erica Hernandez
Emma Lookabaugh
Melissa Maguire
Cole Mangum
Oz Marshall
Meagan Nace
Tiffany Nohl
Chris Plane
Mike Prol