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Extraction Class – October 1st 2017

Extraction Methodology Class

Level 2: Basic Extraction Refinement signup

(This class will be a requirement for our future Level 3 Extraction Class)

This will be a 2-3 hour class at American Beauty Garden Center where we will be demonstrating the foundation of extraction polishing and refinement. We will be taking the BHO (Butane Hops Oil) yielded from our Level 1: Hydrocarbon Extraction class through winterization, filtration, and distillation. Students will follow along by filling out the Standard Operating Procedure log and will be free to ask questions during a Q&A session at the end of the class.

We will also be covering:

  • Proper maintenance and storage of equipment

  • Methods for safe handling and storage of solvents

  • Basic principles behind steam distillation

Ticket Price for the class is $250 prepaid

No refunds for no show

Class will be limited in size, so please sign up ASAP if you are interested.

You can sign up online,  in-store or over the phone at 704-334-8651.  See you there!

Join us on 06/25/2017 @ 12:00 pm

Extraction Methodology Class

Level 2: Basic Extraction Refinement

(This class will be a requirement for our future Level 3 Extraction Class)

This will be a 2-3 hour class at American Beauty Garden Center where we will be demonstrating the foundation of extraction polishing and refinement. We will be taking the BHO (Butane Hops Oil) yielded from our Level 1: Hydrocarbon Extraction class through winterization, filtration, and distillation. Students will follow along by filling out the Standard Operating Procedure log and will be free to ask questions during a Q&A session at the end of the class.

We will also be covering:

  • Proper maintenance and storage of equipment

  • Methods for safe handling and storage of solvents

  • Basic principles behind steam distillation

Ticket Price for the class is $250 prepaid

No refunds for no show

Class will be limited in size, so please sign up ASAP if you are interested.

You can sign up in-store or over the phone at 704-334-8651.  See you there!

Join us on 05/07/2017 @ 12:00 pm

Extraction Methodology Class

Hydrocarbon Extraction Level 1

This will be a 3-4 hour class at American Beauty Garden Center where we actually run an extraction in a closed loop system while explaining the process as we go. Students will be following along by filling out our Standard Operating Procedure log and will be free to ask questions during a Q&A session at the end of the class.

We will also be covering:

  • Proper maintenance and storage of equipment

  • Methods for safe handling and storage of solvents

  • Proper methods for purging and storing end product

  • Basic principles behind steam distillation

Ticket Price for the class is $100 prepaid

No refunds for no show

Class will be limited in size, so please sign up ASAP if you are interested.

How to sign up:

American Beauty Garden Center
4400 E Independence Blvd

Online by clicking here

See you there!

Hello gardening friends!

Today is the New Moon and also the Chinese New Year.  It’s a time for new beginnings and fresh thinking.  The New Year is also known as the “Spring Festival” and we are certainly in a festive mood here at American Beauty Garden Center!  We are pleased to announce we have been asked to participate in the Southern Spring Show taking place February 24-26 and March 3-5.  The Mecklenburg County Master Gardeners will be showcasing some of our products in their booth/area and we couldn’t be more thrilled!  Please stop by and check out our seed selection and let’s get ready for SPRING!

Hydrocarbon Extraction Class – Level 1- Complete

*Update*

Thank you for attending!

This class is now complete, stay tuned for future class announcements!

Join us on 03/19/2017 at 12:00 pm

Extraction Methodology

Hydrocarbon Extraction Level 1

This will be a 3-4 hour class here at ABGC where we actually run an extraction in a closed loop system while explaining the process as we go. Students will be following along by filling out our Standard Operating Procedure log and will be free to ask questions during a Q&A session at the end of the class.

 We will also be covering:

  • Proper maintenance and storage of equipment
  • Methods for safe handling and storage of solvents
  • Proper methods for purging and storing end product
  • Basic principles behind steam distillation

Ticket Price for the class is $100 prepaid

No refunds for no show

Class will be limited in size, so please sign up ASAP if you are interested. 

How to sign up:

See you there!