We had the opportunity to visit with industry expert Bill Brill and get his take on where the industry challenges and opportunities are.
If you want to skip forward to specific questions use this guide:
Questions and Answers:
Bill's Background | Minute 1:20
Industrial Hemp Genetics? | Minute 3:50
Working with Hemp Farmers? | Minute 7:00
Oil Extraction? | Minute 11:18
Other ingredients in hemp plant and pharma? | Minute 14:20
The Need for Information & Education? | Minute 18:00
Where's the Finished Goods Marketing Going? | Minute 21:45
Future of the Industrial Hemp Industry? | Minute 29:00
Where can you find Bill Brill? | Minute 33:20 [...]
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