Shuresh Ghimire, PhD

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Dr. Ghimire’s program through UConn Extension works with commercial cannabis producers of Connecticut to co-create knowledge on cultural methods, from cultivar selection to harvesting and drying. The program emphasizes healthy soils, balanced plant nutrition, pest identification, and preventative management strategies critical to hemp production. The program offers workshops and on-site training on production practices to Connecticut cannabis growers.