Wed, Nov 06 | 320 E Vine Dr, Fort Collins, CO 80524, USA

Hemp Farming Workshop

As Benjamin Franklin said, "An investment in knowledge, pays the best interest.” Learn from our experts about growing hemp from field prep through harvest and develop your own farming project plan and financials. We will provide you with templates on your laptop and guide you through the process.
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Hemp Farming Workshop

Dates & Location

Nov 06, 2019, 7:00 AM – Nov 08, 2019, 4:00 PM
320 E Vine Dr, Fort Collins, CO 80524, USA

About the Workshop

Join our limited attendance 3 day workshop - November 6-8

(*Grower participants are allowed 2 seats per Company/Entity or Farm)

We will guide you in developing your own farming project plan tied to a financial proforma that covers a turnkey farming plan and a bank reviewed fiancial template.

*Laptops with Microsoft Excel and Word skills are strongly suggested. (Manual templates can be filled out by hand as an alternative)

  • Review of entire Season - From Field prep, Nutrient amendments, Irrigation planning/set up, Planting, Grow and Harvest
  • What fields are best and how do I get them ready
  • Build a personalized project plan for your farming activities and review it with experts
  • Build a financial pro forma for your bank/finance and investors with a review by a financial advisor
  • Get sound practice knowledge from experienced farmers and visit a local hemp farm to get hands on experience with set up, layout, high tech irrigation systems and field management techniques
  • Attend talks by seasoned experts in Hemp: Farmer Perspectives Panel
  • Registration with CDA and process for maintaining compliance throughout the season
  • Seeds, Seedlings vs Clones 
  • Watering, Fertigation and Nutrients, Weeding and Pest control
  • Plant Genetics and Strains 
  • Going Organic and Certification Process 
  • Irrigation and Row prep Options  
  • Farming Equipment 
  • Weed Management
  • Harvesting, Drying and Biomass sales options

Get sound farming practices and industry knowledge to develop your own Farming Plan through our seasoned experts:

Partial List of Sponsors and Speakers:

  • Harvest Yocum - Bank of the West,AVP: Banking/Investment and Financial Reviews
  • Brett Eaton, Green Cherry Organics: Hemp Genetics and Optimal CBD Outputs
  • Haydn Christensen, Bayberry Fresh Farms: Nutrients, Pests and Watering
  • Bob Zimdahl, Professor Emeritus at CSU: Weed Mitigation and Field Planning
  • Sarah Costin, ABee Organic Certification: Organic Certification Process
  • Forrest Benson, Redstone Inc: Irrigation Planning & Installation
  • Grant Barclay, Built by Bones Consulting: Cultivation and Plant Health
  • Luke Mason - Owner/Lab Director - Aurum  Labs: Hemp Testing
  • Steven Edwards, STEMPCO Consulting: Hemp Plant and Farming Expert

… and many other experts in the hemp plant and farming industry!

  • Hemp Growers Workshop