Hemp Inc. recently attended the HempX conference in Ashville N. Carolina. They gave an update on the decorticator plant to the attendees. The conference attracted many farmers and people who are working withing the hemp industry.
David Schmidtt, indicated that the decorticator plant will first process kenaf, as they have a stockhold of it in the warehouse. But as soon as industrial hemp becomes legal, the company will begin processing organic hemp.
Once operational, the decorticator can process 40 million pounds of hemp of kenaf per year. The company works with farmers to help them harvest their crops to maximize the value.