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Pretoria Fields Hemp Farming Symposium

January 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pretoria Fields Collective will host an information session for Georgia farmers interested in growing hemp in 2020. The meeting will be held at the Lowndes County Civic Center on January 28, 2020 and will start promptly at 6 PM. Farming and hemp experts will present and answer questions.

Topics include:

  • University of Georgia Hemp Research — Tim Coolong, UGA

  • Production Overview — Lewis Rickerson, Pretoria Fields Collective

  • Land Preparation, Fumigation — Bill Wall, Ben Mar Extractions

  • Equipment & Irrigation — Harris Morgan, Pretoria Fields Collective

  • Testing, Harvesting, Drying — Perry Fuller, TriEst Ag

  • Licensing — Albert Etheridge, Pretoria Fields Collective

  • Q & A

Register here. Dinner will be provided.

The Symposium is co-hosted by University of Georgia Cooperative Extension and TriEst Ag Group.

For more information call 229-518-6165 or email