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Farming is not an easy task. There are lots of variables to consider. A cannabis farm is an eco-system that is fueled by the collective synergy of multiple moving parts. There are decisions to be made about the day-to-day cultivation of the plants, as well as the management of the team caring for them. A farm can be a rewarding endeavor, but it requires the meticulous management of each facet of the business, from seed to sta to sale. This panel provides insight into the melding of labor, crop, and farm management.
06:40 Challenges of post-harvest production?
12:26 How to navigate if you are a new farmer?
17:30 Marketing and branding
25:44 Common misconceptions about the industry
30:24 Using clones vs. using seeds
With over two decades of IT program management experience at Microsoft, Amy has culminated a unique and effective way for people, assets and corporate initiatives to harmoniously work together. She considers herself a zealot for system and methods and believes love is in the details. Over 5 years ago, Amy mapped her skills and experience onto the industrial hemp industry, where her passion for sustainability could be quenched. Her startups support sustainable commodities and new technologies.View the profile
Customer Communication Profesional. Marketing, sales, customer service, branding, and data driven feedback are all one interrelated action, customer communication. Whether on the front lines of working with customers, training/coaching/managing those on the front line, or building comprehensive communication strategies for any component of customer communication, I know how to build and maintain customer relationships.View the profile
Greg Gamet is a leading cannabis entrepreneur, consultant and educator. He has co-founded or managed a variety of cannabis-based businesses, including a cultivation facility, medical and recreational dispensaries, a packaging subsidiary, a consulting company, a canna-focused real estate company, and a software development group focused on helping cannabis businesses stay compliant. Currently, Gamet is the Chief Cannabis Officer for Gold Flora, a vertically integrated cannabis company located in California.View the profile
Being involved in the greenhouse industry in various capacities in the last 20 years, I have been privy to many stages of operation and production. With a background in mechanical and technical service, and currently managing operationsView the profile
Passionate cannabis enthusiast with 10+ years of cultivation experience in Michigan, Colorado, Oregon, and California legal industrys. Specializing in cultivation operations, automation, compliance, supply chain management, cultivation facility design, staffing, procurement, SOP development, labor management, training, process improvement and agricultural practices. Strong business development background with a Bachelor of Arts major in Integrated Studies, double minor in Business Entrepreneurship, Psychology, and a focus in digital media culture.View the profile
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Start out by I just wanted to read what you guys see on the PowerPoint, but I'd really like to dig into who's on us panel. And I'm going to start with Peter who is second to your left. Peter is an Operations Manager and he specializes in hydroponic refuse extraction. He's been doing that for 16 years. Peter's involved in the greenhouse industry for 20 years as well and he has been privy to many stages in operations and production. Peter's mechanical and
Technical expertise makes him confident that he can pull stir the often-understated end of the production cycle. We're talking post-harvest. Okay, remove the old and make way for the new they are closing the Gap and that their company in a nutshell. And it's very exciting. If you actually go to Fehr Shredding they have an amazing video that articulates what they do and it's really interesting to watch real-time. And Joseph is in the middle to Peters left your right and Joseph comes from Apple. Apple Computers 7 years and he is a marketing Guru
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