We achieve a legacy in the industry with professionalism & licensed hemp professionals across industries.
We focus on quality hemp seed strains to optimize product applications.
We set the standards for dependable & sustainable products.
We empower communities & improve everyday living with sustainability.
As an Affiliate Member of the Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies, our organization is dedicated to adhering to local, state, and federal regulations for the production, distribution, and promotion of certified hemp seed and crop materials.
HOW WE OPERATE
OATS Global Group (OGG) is leading the way in industrial hemp. Our hemp genetics and seed production are groundbreaking in the industry. Our team of hemp specialists innovate to improve plant yield and stability to provide optimal hemp products.
OMNI AGRICULTURAL TREND SEED
Omni Agricultural Trend Seed (OATS Farms) is OGG's premier farms for producing quality hemp seeds.
Canna Culinarian is OGG's licensed seed co-packer and processor for extraction and infusion.
OMNI INDUSTRIAL HEMP
Omni Industrial Hemp is OGG's branded line of seeds, products, and services, and represents the highest quality and confidence standards in the hemp industry.
Fully Licensed & Insured Hemp Dealer
Multiple Strains of Premium Seed
Multiple Hemp Product Templates
Elite Expertise and Trusted Industry Support
Scalable hemp seed production
Proprietary grow houses by featured building partner
Licensed hemp processors following strict quality control standards, using trade secret extraction & infusion processes, and innovative bioplastics
HEMP seed production capabilities
Bridle Path Farm
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Flagship Seed Farm
9 Acres Phase 2
50 Acres Phase 3
54 Acres Phase 4
St. Catherine, Missouri
Bridle Path Farm
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Flagship Seed Farm
industrial hemp client grow areas
setting the standard
Personalized customer service
Reliable seed production
Secure delivery options
Access to vetted industry experts to support the highest standards to unlock the full potential of the growth & processing of industrial hemp products.
Seeds inspected by licensed hemp processors with strict quality control standards and undergone vigorous testing for the best quality seed:
Below 0.3% THC
Seeds are packaged in quanities of 500, 2,500, and 100,000
Packaging is vacuumed sealed and protects from light and humidity.
FOR CONTRACT GROWS
OUR CAPABILITY & SCALABILITY
O.A.T.S. (Omni Agricultural Trend Seed) Farms (C corp) built a hoop house complex of three houses, and grew hemp specifically for obtaining the high-quality feminized CBD seed as a subcontractor for our client, American Hemp Ventures (AMHV)
OATS Farms grew 3 million hemp seed initially
OATS accrued the exclusive right to grow in Virginia and NC for AMHV.
COO joined to build and organize OGG as the corporate entity to aid Oats Farms in distribution of seed
CINO/Head of Sales Foreign & Domestic Joined
Partnered with CannaCulinarian for CBD product research and development & seed co-packing & storage
CannaCulinarian & OGG host full private CBD dinner
Broke ground on five proprietary grow houses to create flagship OATS Farm Bridle Path in Virginia Beach
CannaCulinarian establishes full CBD wellness product line Live CannaWell
OGG presented at inaugural cannabis conference held within the city of Virginia Beach
Incorporated OATS Global Group parent company.
General Liability Insurance Acquired
CEO and COO published & sold on Amazon Bet the Farm on Cannabis, Overcoming Challenges in a Budding Industry
OGG presented at inauguralCannaCon held in VA
OGG issued the first business license in the city of Virginia Beach as a hemp seed brokering organization
OGG issued industrial hemp dealer license by the Virginia Dept of Agriculture
OGG approached by farmers across the nation for representation to broker their unsold hemp seed.
Farm partnerships increase inventory to 42 million quality feminized CBD seed.
CMO joined & CSO joined to help scale and raise capital.
Retained experienced cannabis firm Gentry Locke as general counsel, Payday Payroll as payroll provider/ consultant, Clarity Consulting as outsourced Human Resources department
CEO, COO, CINO establish West Coast Branch in Fresno, CA
Met with one of California’s most established agricultural experts and hemp advocate to gain access to grow on ten thousand acres of licensed hemp farmland in Fresno, CA
USDA number issued for hemp seed distribution and export
OGG receives Virginia Dept of Agriculture Seed Permit
OGG partners with Brookfield Farms to expand hemp seed growth capability with twenty-two additional hoop houses in Missouridisperse seed from central US.
CannaCulinarian submits applications Virginia Dept of Agriculture for licenses for distribution of oral CBD tincture and CBD gummies.
CannaCulinarian completes research & development needed to produce hemp animal feed pellets line Grazing Pastures
Isiah Thomas enlists OGG to be the supplier of hemp seed and support services to Isiah International and One World Products for all their hemp projects
Chief Product Officer (CPO) and Chief Quality Officer (CQO) joined executive team
John Lee, former CEO of American Hemp Ventures hired for the business development of OGG
OGG partners with LTC Farms, expanding hemp seed growth capability with fifty-one additional hoop houses in Colorado to distribute seed to west coast.
Farm partnerships expanded and increase inventory to 200 million quality feminized seed for CBD & CBG
OGG expands to include industrial grain and fiber strains
OGG expands to include brokering hemp biomass
Completed first grow of Zero THC hemp seed
Completion of five proprietary grow houses at flagship OATS Farm Bridle Path in Virginia Beach quadrupling seed grow capability
USDA issued the creation of the new variety Zero THC under OGG
Application submitted for Zero THC hemp seed for AOSCA certification (Currently no hemp seed has undergone inspection or is certified by AOSCA here in the US)
OATS Global, Columbia, SAS incorporated, satellite office in Colombia established for genetic registration of seed and import/export of quality hemp seed throughout Latin America
OGG gains access to grow in the largest licensed and privately managed hemp farmland in northern and central Mexico
OGG gains access to grow on the largest licensed hemp farmland in Florida 20,000 acres
OGG establishes Omni Industrial Hemp, brokerage entity for all sales of hemp seed and hemp plant material.
OGG participates in the Global Hemp Innovations Center, Oregon State University and Hemp Feed Coalition’s Hemp Feed Workshop for hemp advocates, academia, and regulators to safely bring hemp products to the animal feed market.
CQO attains Certification for Culinary Cannabis & Edibles from the American Culinary Federation, which is the Standard of Excellence for Chefs.
First grow planted at OATS Farm at Bridle Path in Virginia Beach
COO completes certification for Hemp Genetics and Breeding from Cornell University
Became an AOSCA Affiliate Member
Upcoming Farm Bill names CBD as ingredient
Presenting on Hemp Solutions to world leaders at the Global Security Conference
aSHTON f. oTEY
Chief Executive Officer
Ashton F. Otey has been building businesses his entire 30 year career. A custom home builder, Class A Contractor, and 3-D home architect designer he coordinates the creation of residential and commercial buildings from the ground up. An entrepreneur of ten diverse businesses, including retail jewelry, creative media, construction, business financing, and hemp farming. A co-founder of the global patent compay Yeto International Inc., he has been supporting innovators for over 20 years. A certified mediator by the State Supreme Court of Virginia and interfaith chaplain, his ability to foster others to reach their highest potential has made him a groundbreaker in organizations. The founder of Omni Agricultural Trend Seed, Inc and OATS Global, his expertise in the industrial hemp industry has empowered individuals and organizations with solutions to reach global sustainability.
"Industrial Hemp is the Global Solution."
Dr. Blanco-Knezovich has been a leader in commerce, from academia as a graduate program director for health sciences at South University, to mentoring and preceptoring for multiple universities, and co-founding multiple businesses and nonprofits across industries. Founder of Promethean Group, a 501(c)3 clinic that services vulnerable populations, she is accustomed to managing operations, experts, volunteers, and students from across professions. She practices family practice primary care and specializes in psychotropic and cognition medication management. She received her certification for Hemp Genetics and Breeding from Cornell University, and provides OATS Global with the science and logistical talent to lead us in the industrial hemp industry.
"It always seems impossible until it's done."-Mandela
dr. a. blanco-knezovich
Chief Operations Officer
Vick specializes in business intelligence and targeted strategic planning for emerging markets in developing countries. He was previously COO at Fortress Global, a consulting firm contracted under Fortress Investment Group and is versed in government and private sectors. He has co-founded and managed multiple intelligence and consulting businesses, and his expertise includes country portfolio analysis, risk assessments, and due diligence reporting for companies eager to penetrate markets in austere environments, he plays an integral role in the development of OATS Global's corporate strategy in emerging economies.
"Understanding the question is half the answer." - Socrates
Chief Intelligence Officer
Connie has been at the leading edge of strategic marketing, advertising and branding her entire 40 year career. Her experience on Madison Avenue working at Young & Rubicam and Wunderman Worldwide, for such diverse clients as AT&T, IBM, Disney, General Foods, CBN and World Vision, Draft Direct (formerly Kobs & Brady), Chicago, the Russ Reid Company, Pasadena, Pat Robertson’s presidential campaign,Illinois Bell, provides OATS Global with the integral marketing insight to lead us in the industrial hemp industry.
"All great battles are fought with tactics, but won with strategy."
Chief Marketing Officer
Christopher has a two decade career of business development and leadership with the focus of entrepreneurial startup ventures, growing in time from $1m to now $100m market cap. His expertise in operations and management across industries, from jewlery, real estate investment, to commercial investment provides OATS Global with the scaling aptitude to lead us in the industrial hemp industry.
"Share exciting experiences with those around you, while helping them realize their full potential."
chris lyons, mba
Chief Scaling Officer
Chef Andrew has achived a Specialization Certificate in Culinary Cannabis and Edibles by the American Culinary Federation, The Standard of Excellence for Chefs. Founder of CannaCulinarian which practices his trade secret extraction and infusion method for cannibis; he is a licensed hemp processor and owner of the facility in Norfolk, Virginia that co-packs and processes all of our hemp seed produced. Chef adheres to the standards identified by the health department, Virginia Department of Agriculture, USDA, and provides OATS Global with the quality assurance expertise required to lead us in the industrial hemp industry.
"There is nothing impossible to those who will try." - Alexander the Great
CHEF ANDREW KNEZOVICH
Chief Quality Officer
Josh has decades of experience growing cannabis with generations of agricultural expertise behind him, his knowledge as a cultivar has allowed for quality industrial hemp seed for Omni Agricultural Trend Seed, Inc, OATS Global's original industrial hemp farm. His ability to manage farm operations provides OATS Global with the agricultural know-how to lead us in the industrial hemp industry.
"Farming is not a job, it's a way of life."- Unknown
Chief Product Officer
Anike Group, President, Land-Use Development Consultant
SK5, CEO, Business Consultant
Linn County Seed and Flower, CEO, Hemp Seed Breeding Consultant