Industrial Hemp Workshop, May 14, 2018

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Interested in learning more about the production of industrial hemp in NC? The Moore County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer an Industrial Hemp Workshop from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Monday, May 14, at the Moore County Ag Center in Carthage.

This workshop will feature presentations on multiple aspects of industrial hemp production in NC as well as a panel of specialists, growers processors and other stakeholders for an informative and interesting evening.

The workshop will kick off with a catered meal at 5:30 p.m., and the presentations will start at 6:00 p.m.


Emily Febles- Industrial Hemp Program Manager, North Carolina State University
FAQ’s about the hemp pilot program-Program requirements, application process, end markets

Scott Propheter-Criticality, LLC
The business of industrial hemp

Calvin Whitfield-Source Hemp
Timeline of the 2017 production year

Panel of Industrial Hemp Stakeholders for Q&A Session

Scott Propheter-Criticality, LLC

Volker Bornemann-Avazyme, Inc.

Marty Clemons-North Carolina Industrial Hemp Association

Martin McLeod-Moore County Farmer

Matt Spitzer-Triangle Hemp

Calvin Whitfield-Source Hemp

Capt. Tim Cameron-Moore County Sheriff’s Department, Narcotics

Advance registration is required for this workshop. The cost of the workshop is $15 and will include a catered dinner.

Call or email Kelly McCaskill @ (910) 947-3188 or if you have any questions.

The deadline to register is May 11.