Moving Hemp Forward with Mandi Kerr and Craig Schluttenhofer

30 30 people viewed this event.

January 4, 2023 at 10am MDT

Moving Hemp Forward with Mandi Kerr and Craig Schluttenhofer

Join Mandi Kerr and Craig Schluttenhofer on Thursday morning’s episode of Moving ^HEMP Forward.

Dr. Craig Schluttenhofer is the Research Assistant Professor of Natural Products at Central State University. He received his doctorate in Plant Physiology from the University of Kentucky after completing Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees at Purdue University. He started working with hemp in 2014 while at the University of Kentucky.

Dr. Schluttenhofer research specializes in the genetics and biochemistry of Cannabis used for agricultural and medical purposes. Current research foci include developing new hemp varieties, understanding the plants’ biochemistry, improving production and processing practices, and developing new uses for the crop.

Dr. Schluttenhofer has received over $11.6 million dollars related to hemp research, including serving as a co-principal investigator and Research Lead for a $10 million USDA Sustainable Agriculture Systems award studying the use of hemp grain products as a feed ingredient for rainbow trout.

For this morning we’ll talk about:
1.Hemp as fish feed
2. hemp products possibility for feeds

Watch here: