Growing Hemp

Interested in growing industrial hemp on your farm? Here are detailed resources compiled by Cornell on all aspects of industrial hemp culture in New York State.

Agriculture Educator

Sharon Bachman-Community Educator

Sharon wears many hats including Invasive Species Management Education and Partnership Building (all taxa); Integrated Pest Management in the areas on fruit, field crops and forestry; Agricultural Environmental Management Practice Education; Soil Testing (including heavy metals and plant tissue), and Nutrient Management; Pesticide Use and Safety; Diagnostics in coordination with Cornell faculty and staff; and Master Gardener Technical Support.

Megan Burley-Farm Business Management Educator

Megan works with all farmers from rural to urban, dairy to small fruit from a farm business management perspective.

She is also working with refugees in Buffalo on a Beginning Farmer Project and is starting a beginning farmer discussion group.

Last updated May 24, 2017