Southern Oregon Hemp Growers Forum

During the growing season, the Southern Oregon Research & Extension Center has been facilitating a series of meetings called the Southern Oregon Hemp Growers Forum with the intent to provide timely and accurate information to hemp growers in Jackson, Josephine, and Douglas counties. The events have been recorded and those recordings can be found at the links below.


  • April Meeting Recording
    • 2:34 - Sunny Summers, ODA Cannabis Policy Coordinator - Hemp Policy Update
    • 37:03 - Emily Roque, ODA Hemp Testing Specialist - Hemp Registration & Testing for 2021
    • 55:10 - Seth Crawford, Co-Founder OregonCBD - Triploid Hemp
    • 1:20:55 - Emily Gogol, CEO of Infinite Tree - How to Start Great Plants
  • May Meeting Recording
    • 6:22 - Shuresh Ghimire, University of Connecticut - Selecting and Using Biodegradable Mulch
    • 43:21 - Jeremiah Leonard, Rogue Bear Farm, Growing Hemp Without Plastic Mulch
    • 1:06:49 - Ryan Sandler, National Weather Service Medford, Rogue Valley Weather Outlook
    • 1:30:45 - Scott Prose, Oregon Water Resources Department, Water Rights and the 2020 Water Rights Audit


"I just wanted to say that I have been to a ton of hemp seminars, and forums, and that was by far the best, most informative, well organized, educational, thought provoking, (etc.)! By leaps and bounds! Thank You" - J. in Merlin, OR

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