Dr. Heather Darby is a Professor of Agronomy at the University of Vermont. Dr. Darby has been developing and implementing industrial hemp research since 2016. Her work has be focused on developing basic agronomic recommendations for hemp grown in the northeast. Her research has covered grain, fiber, and flower hemp production. Lastly she has developed a robust outreach program that delivers research based information direct to growers. Her website can be found at www.uvm.edu/extension/nwcrops.