Weekly Webinar: Harvest and Post-Harvest Equipment

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May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free
Lo Down webinar on hemp harvest and post-harvest equipment with HiLo Seed Company

This Week on The ‘Lo Down: Harvest and Post-harvest Equipment

This week on our webinar, we’re talking about mechanized harvest and post-harvest equipment with Corbett Hefner of Formation Ag and Andrew Bish of Bish Enterprises and Hemp Harvest Works. Small or large farm? Growing hemp for CBD, fiber, or grain? Learn more about the nuances of various products on the market.

Date: May 28, 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 harvesting equipment specialized for hemp

Whether you are growing for CBD, fiber, or grain, you’ve probably seen a wide spectrum of equipment specialized for harvesting hemp. We will have plenty to discuss about:

  • The proper equipment for small, medium and large hemp farms
  • Various types of equipment for biomass, flower, fiber, and grain such as combine headers, buckers, shuckers, seed separators, seed and biomass cleaning equipment, decorticators, and more

About Corbett Hefner of Formation Ag

 Corbett Hefner is the Director of Operations at Formation Ag, an equipment innovation company for new and upcoming agricultural products. With a focus on industrial hemp on a large scale, the company offers mechanized solutions from planting through processing of cannabinoid, fiber, and seed-focused crops. Equipment includes the CleanCut and CleanStrip harvesters, FlowerTrack stem and flower separation, FiberTrack decorticator, and more.
Beyond helping Formation Ag grow with the evolving hemp market, Corbett has expertise working in the packaging and containers industry, and holds a B.S. Bio Agricultural science with a concentration in plant pathology from Colorado State University.

About Andrew Bish of Bish Enterprises and Hemp Harvest Works

Andrew Bish is the founder and CEO of Hemp Harvest Works and COO of Bish Enterprises, both of Giltner, NE. Bish Enterprises, founded in 1976, is a harvesting equipment manufacturer, design, engineering, and research firm, known most notably for its combine header adapters which have been used worldwide.

Hemp Harvest Works is a machinery sales business focused on bringing a complete line of equipment & ancillary solutions to both hemp producers and/or processors.

Prior to Andrew’s re-entry into agriculture & rejoining the family business in 2012, Andrew worked for 14 years in corporate retail management with RadioShack Corporation. Since 2015, Andrew has been focused on identifying and resolving the many issues currently facing hemp harvesting and processing, while continuing to develop solutions for the other commodities he works with as well.

In addition to the day to day business’ Andrew operates, Andrew also serves as a member of the board of directors for the Hemp Industries Association, including President of the Nebraska chapter and Director of the Colorado chapter, Vice President of the Hemp Feed Coalition, and Technical Committee member of the US Hemp Authority.

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.

Details

Date:
May 28
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Online
United States

Organizer

HiLo Seed Co
Phone:
(984) 229-9695
Email:
events@hilohempseed.com
Website:
https://hilohempseed.com/