Farm Journal Launches Online Learning for Hemp Growers

Lenexa, Kan., (May 21, 2020) — As the U.S. hemp industry grows and advances, Farm Journal continues to serve hemp farmers and industry stakeholders by providing information and resources to make their operations more profitable. A new resource available to this audience is a first-of-its-kind online learning module titled “Growing Hemp From A to Z: The Nuts-and-Bolts Agronomy of How to Plant and Harvest Hemp for Grain or Fiber,” which comes with a bonus Hemp Production e-book designed specifically for hemp growers.

“Farm Journal has been at the forefront of providing reliable news and information to growers as they work to establish hemp as a commodity crop,” said Charlene Finck, President of Farm Journal. “Education has always been our top priority, beginning with robust editorial coverage and our Hemp College events. We are excited to add online learning to these efforts.”

Farm Journal collaborated with top industry experts on the online learning module, which was developed by Bryan Parr, and the bonus e-book that features hemp industry leaders Dion Oakes, Bob Pearce and Charles Wellso. Topics include how to get started in the business, the five myths of hemp growth, financial tips to navigate the hemp gold rush and more. The online module and e-book are endorsed by the U.S. Hemp Growers Association and can be purchased for $19.99 at

For more information about Farm Journal’s hemp online learning tools and future Hemp College events, contact Doug Edge, Senior Vice President Business Solutions, at


About Farm Journal

Farm Journal is the nation’s leading business information and media company serving the agricultural market. Started 144 years ago with the preeminent Farm Journal magazine, the company serves the row crop, livestock, produce and retail sectors through branded websites, eNewsletters and phone apps; business magazines; live events including conferences, seminars and tradeshows; nationally broadcasted television and radio programs; a robust mobile text marketing business; and an array of data-driven paid information products. Farm Journal also is the majority shareholder of the online equipment marketplace, Machinery Pete LLC. In 2010, the company established the non-profit, public charity Farm Journal Foundation dedicated to sustaining agriculture’s ability to meet the vital needs of a growing population through education and empowerment.

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