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Hemp Summit

The Illinois Dept. of Agriculture invites you to join Department staff, NGO's, growers, and processors to discuss the 2019 growing season, best practices, lessons learned, and the future hemp industry in Illinois.

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
The Orr Building at IL State Fairgrounds
66 4H Road
Springfield, IL 62702
Cost: $25 - Lunch will be Provided

   Space is limited, Registration will be handled on a First Come, First Served basis. All Payments Must be Received by Sunday, Dec. 1st. Pre-Registration Required.

REGISTRATION:

 Click here to Register Online  (Credit Card payments) 
Payment Category -> Industrial Hemp
Payment Type -> 634 Hemp Summit Registration Fee

 

2019 ILLINOIS HEMP SUMMIT AGENDA:

7:30 – 9:00: Registration and networking

9:00 – 9:10: Welcome and comments from Director Sullivan

9:10 – 10:15: Jeff Cox – USDA update and impact on Illinois Regulations

10:15 – 11:30: Hemp Growers Panel

11:30 – 12:00: Banking Issues

12:00 – 1:00: Lunch and networking

1:00 – 2:00: Hemp Processors Panel

2:00 – 3:00:  University Research Panel

3:00 – 4:00:  Hemp Benchmarks – National market trends

 

Registration Questions or Issues?

Please call (217)782-3256 or email joe.kienzler@illinois.gov