Growing Hemp in Wisconsin: What You Need to Know
Farmers in Wisconsin, whether they focus on livestock and/or crops, are facing more challenges than ever before. Unpredictable weather patterns, unstable commodity prices, trade wars, and politics have made it difficult to turn a reliable profit every year. Diversification in production is key to keeping a farm alive and well, but it’s difficult to shift […]
What are carrier oils? Using MCT for CBD oil
Over the past decade, societal attitudes toward hemp and CBD have changed significantly. More recently, CBD oil has become incredibly popular due to its versatility. With so many options for applying and using CBD, it is important for everyone to find the best administration method for their specific needs. What are carrier oils? In order […]
INNOVATOR PROFILE: KATTIA JIMÉNEZ
2018 was a year of change for Kattia Jiménez—it’s the year she left her full-time travel position with the Centers for Disease Control and began her new academic appointment at UW–Madison’s All of Us Research Program, and it’s also the year she launched her company, Mount Horeb Hemp LLC. In the fall of 2017, the […]
Hemp Cost of Production Survey
Researchers at UW-Madison and UW-Platteville are seeking hemp farmers to complete a Cost of Production Survey.
Hemp Can Do It – Episode 6
Kattia Jimenez speaks with crop consultant, seed breeder, and cannabis activist Benjamin F Grant. The two discuss farmer partnerships, Wisconsin’s hemp pilot program, and challenges for growers in the 2019 season.
Mount Horeb’s Hemp Hustler
Kattia Jimenez discusses her and her husband’s venture into hemp farming and where their business, Mount Horeb Hemp is headed.
Hemp Can Do It – Episode 5
Josh Hendrix from the Hemp Happy Hour Kattia speaks to Josh Hendrix of the US Hemp Roundtable about Kentucky hemp, the CBD market and Wisconsin’s hemp potential.
Hemp Can Do It – Episode 4
Mount Horeb Hemp’s Kattia Jimenez speaks with UW-Madison assistant professor of agronomy and Extension specialist Rodrigo Werle, the leader of the UW-Madison Industrial Hemp Project.
Hemp Can Do It – Episode 3
Behind The Scenes Of Wisconsin’s Hemp Pilot Program In this episode of Hemp Can Do It, Kattia and Larry speak with Brian Kuhn of Wisconsin’s Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection. Brian heads the Bureau of Plant Industry, the department tasked with creating the industrial hemp pilot program for Wisconsin.
Hemp Can Do It – Episode 2
Meet The Senator Who Legalized Hemp In Wisconsin In this episode of Hemp Can Do It!, Larry and Kattia speak with State Senator Patrick Testin from Wisconsin’s 24th district. Senator Testin helped write and pass Act 100, which created the industrial hemp pilot program for Wisconsin.
Mount Horeb Hemp Featured in Isthmus
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Listen to us on the Hemp Can Do It Podcast
In this first episode of Hemp Can Do It!, News Director Molly Stentz speaks with Wisconsin Hemp Alliance co-founders Larry Konopacki and Kattia Jimenez about the growing pains of our state’s industrial hemp pilot program.
CBD ‘gold rush’ could mean big business for Wisconsin’s hemp industry
We were featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s article about Wisconsins hemp “gold rush”. Read the article here.
Hemp farmers hope bankers will realize value of crop, while bankers say they have concerns
We were featured in Channel 3000’s article about hemp farming and banking. Read the article here.
FOX 11 Investigates: 1st year of Wisconsin hemp program
We were featured in Fox 11 Investigates article about the first year of the Wisconsin hemp program. Read the article here.
Farmers pour time, money and aspirations into hemp with harvest season underway
We were featured in Channel 3000’s article about Wisconsin hemp farmers. Read the article here.
FOX 11 Investigates Wisconsin’s industrial hemp program
We were featured in Fox 11’s investigation into Wisconsin’s industrial hemp program. Read the article here.