Meet our Hemp experts – from the comfort of your own home! The Hemp Farm Accelerator Webinar will be a quick and impactful dive into hemp production from seed to market, provided to you through the lens of soil health experts and veteran hemp farmers.
Where We Are Today Presented by Doug Fine
Doug Fine is an award-winning journalist-turned-hemp farmer. He has been a hemp seed development researcher with the University of Hawaii. And this year he is teaching a course on Organic Hemp Farming and Marketing at Sterling College’s School of the New American Farmstead in Vermont. His newest book, American Hemp Farmer, was published this spring.
Starting With The Seed Presented by Edgar Winters
In 2014, Edgar Winters received the first Oregon-issued Hemp License in 77 years. He started Winterfox Farms, a genetic breeding facility and experimental station for various cannabis cultivars. He is a nationally renowned keynote speaker on hemp, focusing on best farming practices and techniques, genetic breeding including tissue cultures, viability and sustainability of the hemp plant, as well as the economic benefit.
Soil Health & Balanced Nutrition: Keys to Avoid Poor Quality Hemp Presented by Noel Garcia
Noel Garcia is a Certified Crop Advisor under the American Society of Agronomy. He joined Texas Plant & Soil Lab in 1991; he now serves as vice-president, operations and technical director. Garcia has conducted field trials on various pop-up fertilizers, humic/fulvic acids, hormones and other adjuvants with a variety of crops. He consults widely with farmers internationally on a wide variety of crops and on conventional, sustainable and organic operations.
Making Hemp Marketing Work for You Presented by Sarah Cotterill and Jamie Perkins
Cotterill and Perkins are the CEO and owner, respectively of Lineage Hemp, a vertically integrated hemp company harnessing generational wisdom and agricultural innovation to produce and distribute high quality hemp (fiber, grain, and CBD) using regenerative organic methods.
We will wrap up the webinar with a Panel Discussion lead by Doug Fine. Q&A: After every speaker we will have time for audience questions – we look forward to hearing from you!
Register here to participate in this free Hemp Farm Accelerator Webinar!
This webinar is the precursor to our in-person hemp event: Advancing Industrial Hemp, Oct. 5-6, 2020, in Greeley, Colorado. One full day of informative, educational sessions led by experts, followed by a half-day tour of hemp-related facilities in Northern Colorado. Tickets for sale now!