Weekly Webinar: Market Health and the Future of Hemp

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June 11, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Hemp market health, hemp pricing & the future of hemp webinar the 'Lo Down by HiLo Seed Company

This Week on The ‘Lo Down: Market Health & the Future of Hemp

This week on our webinar, we’re talking about the hemp marketplace, from pricing to forecasting with Senior Analyst Chase Hubbard of The Jacobsen.

Date: June 11, 2020
Time: Noon-1pm PT
Location: Online

Please register using the form on this page, and we will email you the link and details to log on by phone or computer.

What you’ll learn about hemp

Chase will cover three main areas: hemp pricing, planting intentions, and the hemp market outlook. Specifically, that includes:

  • Emerging issues with hemp and derivatives (extracts) pricing
    • How standards and specifications influence pricing in hemp markets
    • Commoditization challenges for hemp
    • Policy influences on hemp prices
  • Discussion of 2020 Planting intentions
    • Brief overview of 2019 season
    • Overview of 2020 crop
    • Breakdown of 2020 crop planted for CBD, CBG, fiber, grain
    • Production trends
  • Market Outlook
    • General market outlook based on supply and demand fundamentals
    • Current macro trends in all segments of hemp production (cannabinoids, fiber, grain)

About Chase Hubbard of The Jacobsen

Chase Hubbard earned his degree in Sustainable Agriculture from Warren Wilson College in Asheville, NC and later completed NC State’s Agricultural Leadership Development Program. His career in farm management – including a broad range of crops, livestock, and markets – received widespread local and national recognition for progressive agricultural practices and for mentoring young farmers. Chase’s unique perspectives in agriculture result from deep sector knowledge across many commodities and geography, ranging from Western North Carolina to Latin America and Southeast Asia. In addition to farming full-time, he served as an elected Soil and Water Supervisor, and in appointed leadership roles for local/state agricultural committees and commodity groups. Chase is now covering the emerging hemp industry for The Jacobsen.

About The ‘Lo Down

HiLo wants to serve its farmers and the greater hemp community with the latest and best information available, especially during this time of uncertainty. We’re talking to farmers every day, fielding the questions and sharing our best advice, so these ‘Lo Down webinars are designed to do just that online.

Join us every Thursday at lunchtime to hear what we’re hearing, and get your questions answered.


June 11, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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United States


HiLo Seed Co
(984) 229-9695