CBD and You: The North Country Consumer, Potsdam
The topics to be addressed include the basics of what CBD is, how to talk to health care providers about CBD, what testing is involved and what a consumer should look for to confirm potency. There will be time after the one-hour presentation for questions and discussion.
Speakers include Marc Privitera, who is one of the pioneers of the northern New York industrial hemp effort, who will present on where the consumer might find information on possible drug interactions, the vocabulary used in the industry, and working with your health care professional.
Christina Borgese is a chemical engineer and entrepreneur committed to creating methods and practices to ensure quality control and analytical rigor in this emerging market. She will address making data-based decisions on what the consumer should look for to ensure quality, with so many products coming on the market.
The economics of the industrial hemp industry will also by addressed by speakers, including John Gaus of Agbotic.