Hemp seed workshop

Industrial hemp growers and potential growers are invited to attend a seed workshop in Bunbury focusing on varieties, varietal protection, seed quality and trade of seed. This event is a collaboration between DPIRD, iHempWA and HempGro.

Speakers include:

  • Professor Wallace Cowling, UWA – Challenges in breeding hemp for multiple markets
  • Rob Bell, Bell Pasture Seeds – Seed cleaning, drying and storing
  • Michael Davies, DPIRD – Seed certification
  • Marcia Vistisen, DPIRD – Seed testing
  • Gail Stubber, HempGro – Importing hemp seed
  • Patricia Elphinstone, DPIRD – Hemp food basics
  • Shahajahan Miyan, DPIRD – Seed quality

Admission is free – Bookings are required as seating is limited. Go to the iHempWA website to register by 30 August.

For more information please contact Rachelle Johnstone

When and where

HostDepartment of Primary Industries and Regional Development
Start DateThursday, 5th September 2019
Start Time9:30 am
End Time2:30 pm
LocationDPIRD Bunbury office
1 Verschuer Place,
Davenport, WA 6230
WebRegister for Hemp Seed Workshop

Contact information

Rachelle Johnstone
+61 (0)8 9780 6158

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