NZHIA Blog: The iHemp Ethos

How have you incorporated the iHemp ethos in your business practices? Growing iHemp is great for the environment – demand will rise as the industry grows, further benefitting the planet.  iHemp products are praised for the benefits nature offers – are we respecting nature with the packaging and delivery choices too?  Are there alternative options …

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Opening Up Hemp Foods

FSANZ Application August 2021 An application has been submitted by hemp industry pioneer Andrew Kavasilas to Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) to request amendments to the Food Code to permit the use and sale of low-delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) hemp leaf, seed sprouts and roots for human consumption.  The FSANZ details can be found here. The …

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Hempseed Holdings Ltd – Industrial Cultivar Creators

Did you know that there are 19 approved industrial hemp cultivars in NZ? FIVE of which are generic landrace approved New Zealand cultivars developed by iHemp pioneer Donald “Mack” McIntosh who has been an integral part of the NZHIA as well as the foundations of the industrial hemp landscape in NZ. Brokered by New Zealand’s …

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