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Front Range Biosciences Reaches Licensing Agreement with Centennial Seeds to Lead Production of New Hemp Varieties

February 4, 2020

LAFAYETTE, Colo., Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Front Range Biosciences® (“FRB”), an agricultural technology company focused on breeding and nursery production of new plant varieties and seeds for the hemp and coffee industries, announced today its licensing agreement with Centennial Seeds™ to develop and bring new hemp varieties to market. They have already begun the […]

New BaOx Seed Now Available for 2020

December 1, 2019

***UPDATE 01/30/2020*** I have about 7 kg still available for the 2020 planting season. Call me at 720-961-0525. -Ben I have a very limited amount of 2019 harvest BaOx high-CBD hemp seed for sale now. The BaOx hybrid from Centennial Seeds has been shown to be reliable and highly-productive throughout the United States, both in […]

Checkout My New Research and Development Facility

November 12, 2019

Now Accepting Pre-Orders for Rooted Female Cuttings: Otto II, BaOx and CS-HBA1 High CBD Hemp Varieties

November 11, 2019

For the 2020 planting season we are offering high-quality, greenhouse-grown rooted female cuttings of our Otto II, BaOx and our new CS-HBA I varieties. Call 720-961-0525 or email your inquiries to ben@centennialseeds.com Thank you for your interest. -Ben Holmes

Centennial Seeds: Paid Summer Internship

April 18, 2019

I am looking to hire a paid Summer Intern to assist in the greenhouse operations in El Paso County. This is an excellent opportunity for someone interested in the hemp industry to work, learn and network. Ideally, this will lead to a full time position with Centennial Seeds. Candidates for this position must be: Self-starting […]

A Few Words on Time

January 24, 2019

A lot of people come to my office or call and they need help. I appreciate that and I try whenever possible to give you my time. I’ve reached a point, however, where these free conversations are no longer possible. Beginning today I can no longer provide that kind of educational support for free. If […]

Shop Closed August 23rd and 24th

August 23, 2018

Centennial Seeds will be closed Thursday August 23rd and Friday August 24th. I’ll open again on Monday August 27th. -Ben

Check Out My new Podcast

July 2, 2018

In this first installment I share some thoughts about Colorado’s Industrial Hemp Industry and CBD hemp production, some of my role models in the industry and what makes Colorado’s hemp farmers so badass! Relax, have a listen and subscribe if you dig what I’m laying down.

Small Quantity of Otto II Seed Available

May 16, 2018

A half-kilogram of Otto II seed became available this morning. Germination certified at 96%. Approximately 30,000 seeds. First come, first served. $2,500 takes it. UPDATE: These are sold.

Growing the BaOx and Otto II Hybrids ~ The Basics

April 15, 2017

The following are my methods. They have been developed over time and are reliable. Planting outdoors: Seed can be sown directly by use of a seed drill or on smaller installations, by hand. Planting depth is 3/4″ in well prepared soil that drains well. If time permits, seed may be sown indoors under artificial light. […]