The Harvest Cup Program

Saturday, December 16, 2017 and Sunday, December 17, 2017
V.I.P. Kick Off Party Friday, December 15th

The Harvest Cup Schedule

Winner Announcements

The Harvest Cup Sessions

December 17th Sessions

Date/Time Session Speaker
11:30am - 11:50am

Cannabis and the DEA – 15 years of interference

12:00pm - 12:20pm

Bringing Nature Back to Agriculture: Understanding How Microbial Solutions can be Applied with Precision to Enhance Cannabis Productivity

12:20pm - 12:40pm

Starting A Successful Venture – Lessons Learned

1:00pm - 1:20pm

Medical Marijuana and Veterans

2:00pm - 2:20pm

Cannabis & Hemp Genetics

3:00pm - 3:20pm

Regulations: What’s Going On

4:00pm - 4:20pm

Advocating for Patients

12/15/2018 10:20am - 10:50am

100% Female Seeds

12/15/2018 11:00am - 11:20am

My TerpLife: An Individual Approach to Cannabinoid Therapy 

12/15/2018 12:00pm - 12:20pm

Doc And Jocks Panel With Bob Lobel

12/15/2018 1:00pm - 1:20pm

2 Years Till Now, Where Massachusetts is Since Legalizing Cannabis

12/15/2018 2:00pm - 2:20pm

The Fine Line Between Medical And Recreational Cannabis

12/15/2018 3:00pm - 3:20pm

The Benefits of “AutoTraining” Cannabis

12/15/2018 4:00pm - 4:20pm

A Dummy’s Guide to Hemp Genetics, Cultivation and Best Practices

12/15/2018 5:00pm - 5:20pm

Code Sec. 280E; what can be deducted on your tax return?

12/16/2018 10:20am - 10:50am

Keeping the Community Intact

12/16/2018 11:00am - 11:20am

The Science of Cannabinoids, CBD & Superfoods

12/16/2018 12:00pm - 12:20pm

Know And Grow Cannabis

12/16/2018 1:00pm - 1:20pm

Cannabis as a Bridge

12/16/2018 2:00pm - 2:20pm

Natural Variance & Process Analysis: Loopholes in Cannabis Testing

12/16/2018 3:00pm - 3:20pm

Compliance Tips for Transitioning to the Regulated Market

12/16/2018 4:00pm - 4:20pm

Cannabis Stocks: Time To Panic Or Time To Buy?

12/16/2018 5:00pm - 5:20pm

Cannabis Cafes And Delivery: Social Consumption in Massachusetts


The Harvest Cup Demonstrations

December 16th Demonstrations

December 17th Demonstrations

Date/Time Demonstration Presenter
12:40pm - 1:00pm

Creating Fermented Garlic Honey

2:40pm - 3:00pm

The Art of Perfect Creamy Fudge

3:40pm - 4:00pm

Cannabis Tinctures

12/15/2018 10:00am - 1:00pm

Crutch/Tip Artist Demonstration

12/15/2018 12:40pm - 1:40pm

Live bubble hash demonstration by The Green Torch

12/15/2018 2:40pm - 3:40pm

Cultivation Across the Nation!

12/15/2018 2:40pm - 3:40pm

Live Demos

12/15/2018 4:40pm - 5:40pm

Soapstone Pipe Making Demonstration

12/16/2018 10:40am - 11:40am

Live Demos

12/16/2018 12:40pm - 1:40pm

Live Demos

12/16/2018 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Crutch/Tip Artist Demonstration

12/16/2018 2:40pm - 3:40pm

Live Demos

12/16/2018 2:40pm - 3:40pm

Plant Training For Bigger Yields

Winner Announcements

The Harvest Cup Winner Announcements

December 16th Winners

2:20pmOils & Tincture

December 17th Winners


Friday, December 15th: 7pm

V.I.P. Kick Off Party, Worcester Elks

Worcester Lodge of the Elks


Saturday, December 16th: 11am - 8pm

Day 1

Winners for non-solvent, oil and tinctures, edibles and concentrates will be announced.

Saturday, December 16th: 7pm - 1am

Disc Jam Presents! - The Harvest Cup - Official After Party !! 

Worcester Palladium 


Sunday, December 17th: 11am - 5pm

Day 2

Topical, Flower and Over All winners announced.

VIP Kick-Off Party

Friday, December 15, 2017 • 7pm - 12am
Worcester Lodge of the Elks
233 Mill Street
Worcester, MA 01602

Kick off The Harvest Cup at the V.I.P. Party on Friday, December 15th, 2017 from 7pm to 12am. There will be entertainment, food, a cash bar, door prizes, and more!  There is plenty of parking, but feel free to use the city's public transportation and/or Uber or taxi cabs.

The Harvest Cup Speakers


Rick Naya – The Great Grandfather of Hybri


Chef Joe Nelson


Linda Noel


Professor P


Kate Phillips


Samson Racioppi


Rick AKA Mosca Negra


Kathryn Rifkin


Charles Smith


Robert Smith


Kebra Smith-Bolden


Nichole Snow

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Gregg Steinberg

Heather Sullivan


Lucas Thayer


Rick Trojan


Beth Waterfall

Keep updated on The Harvest Cup 2019 November 9 and 10th Worcester DCU Center