Fiber, Food and Fuel: Advancing Industrial Hemp Products

June 30, 2020| 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

It is common knowledge in the hemp industry that cannabinoids are the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the plant’s commercial potential. The plants seeds, fibers and hurd all present tantalizing opportunities, with applications from the grocery store to the garage. Some believe the CBD peak has already passed and that savvy hemp entrepreneurs should look beyond the plant’s flowers to maximize profits. But it’s not easy to disrupt industries with hundreds or thousands of years of proven supply chains.

In this session, you will learn:

  • How to identify realistic opportunities for selling fiber and grain
  • Better understanding of the obstacles faced by a multi-use hemp producer
  • Ways to avoid sitting on millions of pounds of unsold hemp awaiting a market