Archive for the ‘Industrial Hemp’ Category

December 27th, 2010 - 7:13 PM § in Ag Hemp, Farmers, Hemp Fashion, Hemp History, Hemp Politics, Industrial Hemp

3 Videos — Hemp Fashion, Markets, & Politics

Check latest videos for entertaining, enlightening perspectives. From the fashion runway… hemp marketplace… and armchair conspiracy theorist.[...]

December 10th, 2009 - 5:21 PM § in Ag Hemp, Farmers, Industrial Hemp

Hemp Fiber – Uses and Qualities

Hemp production is easy to achieve organically. Therefore many of the ecological problems in chemical farming of other fibers are obviated. Hemp quickly grows up to 5 meters in height with dense foliage which blocks weed growth. This means herbicides are not needed and the field is weed free for the[...]

September 29th, 2009 - 6:06 PM § in Ag Hemp, Farmers, Industrial Hemp

Interesting Hemp Facts

Agricultural hemp is as harmless as it is versatile.  And today’s farm equipment can be rather easily modified for planting and harvesting hemp. Did you know: The U.S. is the only industrialized nation in the world that prohibits hemp cultivation, due to the DEA’s refusal to disti[...]

July 7th, 2009 - 4:42 PM § in Ag Hemp, Colorado State Legislature, CSU, Farmers, Industrial Hemp

Pent up Market Demand… Our Canadian Connection

"There is such a market pull for industrial hemp that Canadian farmers simply can't meet the demand."[...]

June 29th, 2009 - 5:05 PM § in Ag Hemp, Agricultural Hemp Initiative, Farmers, Hemp Politics, Industrial Hemp

Announcing Colorado’s Agricultural Hemp Initiative

We are proud to announce Colorado Agricultural Hemp Initiative, an organization actively engaged in educating the public and lawmakers about the economic and environmental benefits of growing agricultural hemp as a legitimate crop for farmers in Colorado and across America. The United States is the [...]