Maine farmer transitions from beef and dairy to hemp farming

Dinner talk: Hemp Farming in Maine, Viability for Maine Farmers

WALDO — Join Waldo County Soil and Water Conservation District for a talk from a Maine farmer transitioning from beef and dairy to hemp farming and value-added products such as CBD oil and fiber.

Sue Hunter will take attendees through her first year in converting her farm to organic hemp production. The farm has added a high tunnel, irrigation, planting equipment and compost tea production. Other hemp growing experts will add to the roundtable discussion.

The talk will follow an Annual Dinner offered by Waldo County Soil and Water Conservation District.

Friday, October 25, Dinner at 6 p.m., Talk at 6:30 p.m.

Waldo County Technical Center, Route 137, Waldo, ME

Cost $10. Dinner provided by WCTC Culinary Arts Program.

RSVP by October 9 to Jenny.jurdak@me.nacdnet.net

Event Date: 

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 6:00pm

Event Location: 

Waldo County Technical Center

Address: 

Waldo County Technical Center
Waldo  Maine
United States