New Village in Scotland Builds Houses with Hemp

New Village in Scotland Builds Houses with Hemp

  A new sustainable housing project in the northwest of Scotland will feature industrial hemp as a main building material, reports Green Building Press. The eco-friendly material is the main component of a pre-fabricated wall system called Hempbuild – a mixture...
Kentucky’s hemp crop research enters 3rd year

Kentucky’s hemp crop research enters 3rd year

By Kentucky Dept. of Agriculture   The Kentucky Department of Agriculture has authorized planting of nearly 4,500 acres of hemp for pilot projects this year, compared with about 900 acres of hemp production last year, and 33 acres in 2014, the first year of pilot...