Hemp, a plant that comes from the same species as cannabis, contains healthy fats and essential fatty acids and is also a great source of protein.
The USA’s National Hemp Growers Cooperative and Alabama’s Troy University’s Center for Materials and Manufacturing Sciences have partnered on researching hemp’s bioplastic potential.
The two small houses are going up on the back half of a lot just off a busy street, not far from downtown Fargo.
The smell seemed unmistakable, the dried buds looked familiar and the Taliban checkpoint guards, who had never heard of CBD, a non-psychoactive cannabis compound, were disgusted by the pungent cargo of Amin Karim’s truck.
In Kyiv, Ukraine, design company DevoHome has created a fake fur alternative that is made from hemp.
A first-of-its-kind 4-acre hemp maze has been grown in Central Pa.
Given the diversity of its applications, hemp has become an increasingly popular crop in the United States and elsewhere over the past half-decade. That increasing production has led to surges of an appealing byproduct: hemp fiber.
The north east is gradually becoming an unlikely centre of the hemp-growing industry.