Processing

Micro decorticator goes into production, and is now on sale

The HurdMaster Micro Decorticator, a small-scale fiber processing unit designed by Industrial Hemp Latvia (IHL) founder and entrepreneur Kristaps Eglitas,…

November 11, 2019

U.S. firm has target to process 2 million pounds of biomass

Colorado-based Paragon Processing said it will take on 250 workers as it opens an industrial-scale hemp processing facility near Colorado…

September 19, 2019

Hemp harvest in USA could hit 138,000 acres, trade group predicts

An estimated 115,000-138,000 acres (46,000-56,000 ha) of hemp will be harvested in the USA this year, after farmers were licensed…

September 6, 2019

Two crops per year possible in Australia’s NT, officials say

Hemp stakeholders in Australia's Northern Territory say they hope to take advantage of conditions that allow for two crop cycles…

August 20, 2019

Hemp processing in U.S. state of Kentucky sees flurry of investment

Investment in 16 hemp processing operations in the U.S. state of Kentucky represent a $94 million total investment expected to…

August 1, 2019

CBD quality is aim of ASTM land preparation standard

Standards developer ASTM International is proposing land preparation benchmarks for the CBD value chain, and inviting stakeholders to provide input…

July 11, 2019

Developers race to meet demand for hemp-specific technology

Solutions for harvesting and processing the entire hemp plant are in overwhelming demand as inventors, engineers and other assorted tinkerers…

June 25, 2019

Hemp micro-decorticator unveiled by Latvian entrepreneur

The HurdMaster Micro Decorticator, a small-scale fiber processing unit designed by Latvian entrepreneur Kristaps Eglitas, was unveiled today at HempToday's…

May 24, 2019

Hemp food processor in Germany is fully solar powered

An overview of Hemp Factory a fully solar-powered food processing facility in northwestern Germany, has been added to the program…

April 8, 2019

Greenfield Tech sells $1.5 million decorticator to U.S. firm

Engineering firm Canadian Greenfield Technologies (CGT) has sold a $1.5 million hemp decortication line to Wyndrige Farm, a private company…

March 21, 2019