Can You Build a House With Hemp? | National Geographic

Growing industrial hemp was illegal in the United States after 1970 because the industrial plant and marijuana were considered to be the same, when in fact they are different varieties of Cannabis. In recent years, some states have changed their laws, allowing farmers to start growing industrial hemp, which is used in everything from clothing… Continue reading Can You Build a House With Hemp? | National Geographic

Hemp is the Key to The Future | Kyle Oliveira | TEDxBryantU

This talk primarily focuses on how hemp is a better alternative to traditional methods of making clothing. Additionally, it revolves around hemp’s history and myriad of uses. Kyle Oliveira is the Founder of Luxury Leaf LLC, a hemp clothing company. With over 2 years of research and experience in the industry, he has become extremely… Continue reading Hemp is the Key to The Future | Kyle Oliveira | TEDxBryantU

Hemp holds the key to a sustainable future | Amy Ansel | TEDxSeattle

The Hemp plant — marijuana’s sober cousin — is poised to revolutionize industry by taking the place of more toxic materials and putting us on a path to a cleaner, more sustainable world, says hemp advocate Amy Ansel. Noting the promise of hemp bioplastics that safely degrade, Ansel explains how hemp can also provide a… Continue reading Hemp holds the key to a sustainable future | Amy Ansel | TEDxSeattle