Vermont Technical College Continuing Education: CBD & Greenhouse Cash Crop Certificate

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This training series will introduce participants to common techniques for the production of hemp, and CBD, as well as a basic understanding of the chemistry and current regulations as they relate to Cannabis cultivation. Hands-on activities and fieldtrips will build on didactic lectures.
 
This comprehensive training will include: 1.) Chemistry of CBD production; 2.) Laws pertaining to CBD production; 3.) Cultivation methods for CBD and other greenhouse cash crops; 4.) Hydroponics use for greenhouse cash crops.
 
Part 1- September 12th-14th, 2019: Lecture: History, State and Fed Regulation, Physiology, Uses and Products, Propagation Techniques.
One Day Site Visit: Hemp/CBD Production
 
Part 2- October 3rd-5th, 2019: Lecture: Field cultivation: soils, fertility, planting, harvest, pest and disease ID, Greenhouse and indoor: media, crop timing, lighting, fertigation, and pruning. 
One Day site visit: Medical Cannabis Dispensary

Part 3- October 17th-19th, 2019—Hydroponic Cultivation. Lecture: Chemistry, Equipment, Climate protected agriculture, Pest controls, planning, Financials of hydroponics, and future of hydroponics.
One Day Visit: Green Mountain Hydroponics Greenhouse

Cost: $1,350.00
If you have any questions, contact Molly Willard, or call (802) 728-1525 for more information.
Date: 
Repeats every month on the 3 of October until Sat Oct 19 2019. Also includes Fri Oct 04 2019, Sat Oct 05 2019, Thu Oct 17 2019, Fri Oct 18 2019, Sat Oct 19 2019.
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 9:00am to Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:00am to Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 4:00pm
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 4:00pm
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 9:00am to Monday, October 7, 2019 - 4:00pm
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 9:00am to Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 4:00pm
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 9:00am to Monday, October 21, 2019 - 4:00pm
Location: 
Vermont Technical College
124 Admin Drive
05061 Randolph Center , VT
United States
Vermont US