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Building an Industrial Hemp Industry in Minnesota

Event: Building an Industrial Hemp Industry in Minnesota

Date: November 6, 2019 at 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Location: University of St. Thomas Schulze School

We are pleased to make the videos of all the panel discussions and presentation slides available for those unable to attend.

On Wednesday, November 6th, the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) in cooperation with the MN AgriGrowth Council prior to its Minnesota Ag and Food Summit will be hosting a forum entitled Building an Industrial Hemp Industry In Minnesota. The event will be held from 1:30-5:00 PM in Minneapolis at the University of St. Thomas Schulze School.

AURI recently released a report on Minnesota’s burgeoning hemp marketplace. It is an educational resource for stakeholders, defining opportunities and challenges driving business in this revitalized industry. Click here to read the report: https://www.auri.org/research-reports/hemp/

The forum will focus on key information identified in the report and will feature expert speakers from several stakeholder organizations discussing hemp opportunities, obstacles and development in this growing industry.