Agenda 

 

​Tuesday, November 19

10:00 AM      Welcome, David Ripplinger, North Dakota State University Extension

 

10:05-10:15  Doug Goehring, North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner  

10:15-11:00  Keynote, Eric Steenstra, Vote Hemp

11:00-Noon  Regulation and Testing

                         John Mortenson, North Dakota Department of Agriculture

                         Kia Mikesh, Adams Testing    

Noon-5:00    Exhibit Hall Open

Noon-1:30    Lunch (Exhibit Hall)

1:30-2:45      Grain and Fiber Production

                       Burton Johnson, North Dakota State University

                       Clarence Laub

2:45-3:15      Break, Exhibit Hall, Sponsored by Prairie Products

3:15-4:45      CBD Production

                       Troy Goltz, Plantology

                       Chris Adams, Adams Family Farm

4:45              Day One Wrap-Up

6:00-7:00      Networking Event, Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, November 20                

7:00-Noon   Exhibit Hall Open

7:00-8:00      Breakfast

8:00-10:00    Fiber Processing and Products

                       John Lupien, Hemp Fast Forward

                       Matt Marino, Homeland Hempcrete

                       Chad Ulven, Professor, North Dakota State University

                         Chief Technology Officer, C2 Renew

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10:00-10:30   Break, Sponsored by Peace Garden Hemp

Agenda continued

 

Wednesday, November 20                

 

10:30-11:15   Banking

                        Jeff Burch, Bank of the West

11:15-Noon  CBD Processing

                        Heather Zinger, Prairie Products                  

 

Noon             Lunch Served

12:15             Doug Fine, Luncheon Speaker

1:00-2:15       Hemp for Food

                        Roger Gussiaas, Healthy Oilseeds

                        Darrell McElroy, Fresh Hemp Foods

2:15-3:00       Hemp for Feed

                         Mike Herrmann, IndHemp

                         Renae Beaton, EquiTiva Hemp

3:00 PM       Risk Management for Hemp – Farm to Retail

Sponsored by American Family Insurance

             Bruce Karevold

             Doug Mersmann

             Paul Meyer 

             Jessica Walker

              Darin Weber

4:00 PM        Program Close