Hemp Processing and Products

Through interviews with industry experts and engaging product case studies, the Hemp Processing and Products course provides information on how to process fibre, seeds, and cannabidiols. This course will explore all the different options for products that come from industrial hemp such as textiles, plastics, cosmetics, food, and building products.

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Learn from Experts

Students will hear case studies about starting hemp business from 5 companies and experts:
  • Just Bio Fibre Structional Solutions Corp, Terry Radford
  • Fetch Kayaks, Mitchell Raynard
  • Cosmetics by Katakami, Kristin Katakami
  • HempCo Food and Fibre Inc., Diane Jang
  • Bio Composites Group, Dan Madlung
Modules of Instruction

The course is comprised of 7 modules:
  1. Market opportunities for Industrial Hemp
  2. History of hemp in North America and other global jurisdictions
  3. Industrial hemp regulations
  4. Farming, what businesses need to know
  5. Fibre processing & products
  6. Seed processing & products
  7. Cannabinoid processing & products

Course Information

For anyone interested in understanding the range of products that can be produced with hemp.
Laura McIlveen is a Chemical Process Engineer with 12 years of experience in Bio-processing. She was a lead engineer in the development of the Decortication Pilot Plant in Vegreville, Alberta and continues to work on projects related to Industrial hemp processing and products.

Delivery: Online Instructor
Dates: January 28-29, 2021
Course time: 9:00AM to 12:30PM

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Hemp Processing and Products

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