Doug Fine

By February 27, 2016

Doug Fine is a solar-powered goat herder, regenerative hemp farmer (23 acres in 2016), Tribal hemp consultant, television director, and bestselling author of Too High to Fail, Hemp Bound, Farewell, My Subaru and, most recently, First Legal Harvest, a hemp-printed monograph. A lucrative farmer-benefitting hemp economy, a regenerative industrial pipeline, and regional biomass energy: this is why Willie Nelson calls Doug’s work “a blueprint for the future.” A regular on NPR and in the New York Times, Doug has appeared on the Tonight Show and Conan, testified before the United Nations on hemp/cannabis, and spoke about the importance of Digital Age Goat Herding in a TED Talk. (Website), @organiccowboy (Twitter).

NoCo4 Speaking Topic: What I Wish I Knew Before I Became A Hemp Farmer:  A NoCo keynote speaker since NoCo1, Hemp Bound author Doug Fine ihas learned more in one year as a hemp farmer (in Vermont) than he did in ten years a a cannabis journalist. In this hilarious-because-it’s-true talk, Doug will rain valuable information on us while keeping us roaring in the aisles. Plus, at the end of Doug’s talk NoCo4 will feature the debut trailer of Doug’s forthcoming television show about regenerative agriculture.