Issues Pertaining to Growing Hemp, Making Products, and Selling What You Produce
This is not a session on how to grow hemp. This session will be about the ever changing rules and regulations on a federal and state levels that you need to know before you start your hemp business. There are so many legal gray areas pertaining to THC levels, making products, licensing, growing under someone else’s license, who to sell to, and insurance. Do you know that a very high percentage of growers did not sell what they grew in 2018 and 2019? Before you make an expensive mistake, attend this session.
How to Grow Black Perigord Truffles!
The NC State University research and demonstration truffle orchard produced a large number of beautiful truffles this past winter. Learn what is involved in growing truffles, how long it takes, organizations to be involved in, and how to sell what you grow. There will be at least one truffle product to sample.
Growing Ginseng and Goldenseal: For the Commercial Grower or Home Gardener
Learn how to grow these two very special native plants in your woods or a shaded area that you create. Everyone will get to propagate some goldenseal to take home with them and one lucky person will take home a copy of the speaker’s book Growing and Marketing Ginseng, Goldenseal and Other Woodland Medicinals.