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NCDA THC Testing instructions

How and When to Request THC Testing in NC

UPDATED 2/10/2020 – Dr. Michelle McGinnis, Field Services Section Chief with the Agronomic Division, and Kathy Bowers, Hemp Sampling Coordinator, …

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Hemp Harvest Timing and Drying

8/29/2019 – We are just now starting to research harvest timing with hemp grown for CBD and don’t have …

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Greenhouse Media for Growing Hemp Cuttings

Greenhouse media for growing hemp cuttings Keith Edmisten, Carl Crozier, and Anthony LeBude North Carolina Cooperative Extension Kristin Hicks, North Carolina Department …

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Early Planted Hemp

6/6/2019 – Most all of the varieties of industrial hemp that have been grown in North Carolina so far …

Hemp & CBD in Alcohol Beverages

5/19/2019 – As discussed in an earlier post the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) maintains that they have authority …

Updated: Soil Testing for Heavy Metals

5/16/2019 – Keith Edmisten, Extension Cotton and Industrial Hemp Specialist, Crop & Soil Sciences Wayne Robarge, Emeritus Faculty, Crop & Soil …

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Soil Testing for Heavy Metals

4/6/2019 – Some processors are asking growers to test their fields for heavy metals. There are no calibrations that …

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Heavy Metal Soil Testing for Hemp

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2019 CONTACT: Dr. David Hardy, Ph.D., N.C. Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, Agronomic Services Division 919-733-2655 NCDA&CS heavy metal …

Hemp License Still Required

1/15/2019 – The new 2018 Farm Bill does NOT change the requirement for NC hemp growers to have a …