Hemp Harvest Works in the News

Grant to Aid Development in Hemp Harvesting Solutions

Grant to Aid Development in Hemp Harvesting Solutions

GILTNER, NE — On December 19, 2021, Bish Enterprises was approved for a grant valued at $80,000 in funds to aid in the development of a new innovative product called the FiberCut™, a hemp stalk multi-tier sickle mower. Funding for this project was provided by Nebraska...

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Approval sought for hemp products in broiler feed

Approval sought for hemp products in broiler feed

An application to gain federal approval for the use of hemp products in layer feed has already been filed, but efforts are being made to also seek a similar approval for hemp products in broiler feed. Speaking during the Midwest Poultry Federation (MPF) Virtual...

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Hemp Feed Coalition shares mission for future of feed

Hemp Feed Coalition shares mission for future of feed

As hemp becomes more common across the state organizations are working to find ways that it can be utilized to the fullest extent. One of those groups is the Hemp Feed Coalition, which spoke at the Nebraska Ag Expo Feb. 23 in Lincoln.This organization is led by...

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Andrew Bish from Hemp Harvest Works & Bish Enterprises

Andrew Bish from Hemp Harvest Works & Bish Enterprises

Andrew Bish from Hemp Harvest Works & Bish Enterprises This week on the podcast, Lancaster Farming talks to Andrew Bish, the COO of Bish Enterprises and the founder of Hemp Harvest Works, both in Giltner, Nebraska. Bish enterprises is known for its header...

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With High Hopes, Hemp Looks Ahead to 2021

There were several reasons why the 2020 supply fell from 2019 levels. CBD prices are closing out 2020 with a bang as producers are eyeing 2021 for a true recovery. The Hemp Benchmarks division of New Leaf Services released its November report that noted an uptick in...

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Barchart and PanXchange Announce Strategic Partnership

Barchart and PanXchange Announce Strategic Partnership

CHICAGO, Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Barchart, the leader in commodity data, jointly announces a new strategic partnership with PanXchange, the leading benchmark price provider in US Hemp and the defacto benchmark price provider for US Frac Sand (proppant). Under...

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ENTEXS Signs Distributor Agreement With Hemp Harvest Works

ENTEXS Signs Distributor Agreement With Hemp Harvest Works

SACRAMENTO, Calif., October 13, 2020 (Newswire.com) - ENTEXS, a Sacramento-based manufacturer of hemp and cannabis extraction equipment, has signed a distributor agreement with design, engineering and sales firm, Hemp Harvest Works. The agreement extends ENTEXS’ reach...

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Layers fed hemp seed produce heavier eggs, more omega-3

Layers fed hemp seed produce heavier eggs, more omega-3

Hemp Feed Coalition aims for approval to use hemp in animal feed Layer hens fed a diet containing hemp seed produced bigger eggs with more omega-3 content. That’s according to a study referenced by Andrew Bish, founder and CEO of Hemp Harvest Works and chief operating...

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Hemp grows more popular in area -published July 2018

Hemp grows more popular in area -published July 2018

COLLBRAN — Roughly double the attendees compared to last year flocked to the third-annual Hemp on the Slope event at the Salt Creek Hemp Co. ranch on Saturday, an increase in popularity that mirrors the uptick in hemp growing across Colorado. The state's industrial...

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Ohio’s First Annual Industrial Hemp Farm Summit

Ohio’s First Annual Industrial Hemp Farm Summit

The first annual Ohio Industrial Hemp Farm Summit occurred November 17th at Delaware County Fairgrounds starting early in the morning running late into the evening. The event was well attended with over one-hundred people showing up. It was organized by Julie Doran,...

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Hemp is a good crop for Nebraska -published February 2019

Hemp is a good crop for Nebraska -published February 2019

With the legalization of hemp as a crop for farmers in the 2018 Farm Bill, Nebraska needs to get on board the hemp bandwagon and allow its farmers to diversify. Sen. Justin Wayne of Omaha has introduced LB657, seeking to legalize hemp farming in the state and enable...

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Tying up loose ends -published June 2019

Tying up loose ends -published June 2019

Gov. Pete Ricketts and First Lady Susanne Shore want to recognize Nebraskans who played a role in the recovery from the bomb cyclone that struck the state in March and caused heavy rainstorms and floods, which required disaster declarations for 81 counties and 104...

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Hemp planted for research in Giltner

Hemp planted for research in Giltner

GILTNER — A few feet away from his mother’s garden here, Andrew Bish pointed to a hemp plant he planted June 9, the last day of Hemp History Week. The plants, only a few inches tall, were planted in one of three, 260-inch rows. “I know it’s going to grow well. I’m...

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Andrew Interviews with MJBulls -August 2019

Andrew Interviews with MJBulls -August 2019

Episode SummaryAndy Bish grew up in a multi-generational Nebraskan farming family; he's now applying a life-time farming and agricultural machinery experience to the hemp industry. Episode NotesAndy Bish grew up working in the agricultural equipment business that his...

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Widespread interest in hemp as new cash crop -August 2019

Widespread interest in hemp as new cash crop -August 2019

PILGER — A search for new opportunities led Loraine and Gene Ott to the Cooper Family Community Center in Pilger on Friday. They weren’t alone. The place was packed. “The cattle market’s down,” she said. “We need another option.” So did 175 others attending the...

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NTV Grow: March 2, 2020

NTV Grow: March 2, 2020

Last week, Nebraska celebrated FFA week dedicated to the future leaders of Nebraska's largest industry. Governor Rickett's said, the way to grow Nebraska is to grow agriculture. He also added, with 1 in 4 jobs in the state tied to ag, more workers are needed. Brandon...

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NTV Grow: 03/20

NTV Grow: 03/20

Last week, Nebraska celebrated FFA week dedicated to the future leaders of Nebraska's largest industry. Governor Rickett's said, the way to grow Nebraska is to grow agriculture. He also added, with 1 in 4 jobs in the state tied to ag, more workers are needed. Brandon...

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