The Michigan Hemp Festival

8th Annual Blessing of the Hemp 2022

This is a FREE event
Michigan Hemp Farmer Association Logo

Come celebrate 8 years of The Michigan Craft Hemp Industry

Saturday August 27th – 12pm to 8pm

15 Main, Saranac, MI 48881

Michigan Hemp Festival Sponsors

South Side Memorial Club Heaven Logo
Michigan Chapter - National Industrial Hemp Coalition Logo
Conservative Christians for Cannabis Reform Logo
Brown Hemp Inc. Logo
CHO logo
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Michigan Hemp Festival Agenda

12:00 pm-12:15 pm The Blessing of the Hemp, opening prayer by Father Joe Brown.
12:15 pm-1:15 pm Michigan Craft Hemp video presentation with Q and A by MHFA.
1:15 pm-2:00 Intermission.
2:00 pm- 2:30 pm Director Andrew Brisbo (CRA) Cannabis Regulatory Agency will speak about its role in the Michigan hemp industry regarding the current laws. Limited Q and A, 10 mins.
2:30 pm-3:00 pm Molly Mott Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development Pesticide & Plant. Pest Management Division will speak on the role of MDARD for the current Michigan hemp laws. Limited Q and A, 10 mins.
3:00 pm-3:30 pm Dr. Eric Anderson MSU Field Crops Educator will be speaking on soil management for hemp crops.
3:30 pm-4:00 pm Intermission
4:00 pm-4:30 pm Safer Waters Hemp Project will speak and do a presentation on hemp fishing lures and bait.
4:30 pm-6:30 pm Brown Farmacy will Host the 1st Annual hemp fishing contest for children 18 and under.
6:30 pm-7:00 pm Hemp Fishing contest award ceremony.
7:00 pm-7:30 pm Michigan Hempcrete and Plastic Company will present and speak about their Cannacrete System (hempcrete) for residential and commercial contractors.
7:30 pm to 8:00 pm Dinner and closing statements from the MHFA. This will conclude the event.