Build with Hemp

The US Hemp Building Association is working hard to take part in regional and national conversations about the developing hemp construction industry. IRC Appendix AY Hemp-Lime (Hempcrete) Construction Proposal RB316-22 proposes to add Appendix AY to the 2024 IRC. It was submitted to the International Code Council (ICC) in January 2022, and will be heard …

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NZHIA 2021-2022 Licencees Survey

Thank you for assisting the NZHIA by completing the 2021-2022 Licencees Survey. To help us in reaching and collecting data from as many respondents as possible, we would appreciate it if you could recommend any other growers by sharing this page or using the social share links below the survey.

NZHIA Blog: iHemp in the Clothing Industry

What are you wearing?  Is it comfortable? Great.  Do you know what it is made of? Or where it comes from and what will happen to it once you discard it? Perhaps it’s time to have a rethink on HOW we wear clothing. Our clothing consumer decisions support the industries who produce these items – …

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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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The Hemp Nog shown here is one recipe of many that you'll find in our 2021 Hemp Food Recipe Book.