Influence of Hemp Variety and Weed Free Period on Yield in Coastal South Carolina

Publication Date

Summer 6-20-2020

Publication Number

LGP 1074


Hemp is becoming more agriculturally significant across in South Carolina. Little research has been conducted exploring the impact of weed competition on hemp grown in South Carolina. A field experiment was conducted in 2019 to assess yields of 6 hemp varieties commonly grown in South Carolina (Cherry Wine, Hurricane, Cherry Blossom, Therapy, T1, and Boax) when kept weed free for various periods of time (0, 1, 2, 4, and 6 weeks).

Publication Type

Variety / Field Trial Report


Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension

Publisher City

Clemson, SC

Target Audiences

Hemp Growers, Extension agents, Hemp Researchers in South Carolina