You can build your own tiny hemp home, he’ll show you how - Cannabis News

Use of hemp as a construction material is part of the revival of the crop in America, thanks to entrepreneurs who are thinking big — and small, including a Colorado firm that hosts workshops on hempcrete and builds tiny hemp houses.

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Hemp: The future of home construction? - Cannabis news

As interest in industrial hemp has grown, so too has interest in hemp-centric production.

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Alaska farmers push for hemp legalization – Cannabis News

Alaska became the third state to legalize recreational marijuana in 2015, but it’s not exactly ahead of the curve on hemp, which comes from the same plant.

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Alaska farmers push for hemp legalization – Cannabis News

Alaska became the third state to legalize recreational marijuana in 2015, but it’s not exactly ahead of the curve on hemp, which comes from the same plant.

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Hemp: how one little plant could boost America's economy – Cannabis News

The plant is almost magical, advocates say, with a range of applications from paper to medicine. So why is it illegal to grow?

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8 surprising uses for hemp that could make the world a greener place – Cannabis News

Hemp isn’t just for hackin’ the sack at Phish shows or making rope. This amazing plant, a non-psychoactive variety of cannabis grown specifically for industrial purposes, has a vast number of applications for a greener planet.

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Hemp hits new high as building material on Dutch bridge – Cannabis News

While plenty of cannabis goes up in smoke in coffee shops around the Netherlands, Dutch researchers have found a new use for it - as an environmentally friendly building material to rival cement or steel.

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Hemp can’t get you high, but it can get high-tech – Cannabis News

As marijuana laws continue to loosen across the country -- and the world -- it looks like hemp could be brought back in a big way.

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‘Grand Designs’ TV program Features One of New Zealand's First Hemp Homes – Cannabis News

Hemp is turning a new leaf in Taranaki, with a house made of the marijuana-like plant featuring on tonight's Grand Designs NZ.

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High hopes for houses made from hemp – Cannabis News

A cutting-edge refinery is processing specially bred hemp and researching innovative new biomaterials that could help build future eco-friendly homes.

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Hemp proposed as agricultural crop for Alaska – Cannabis News

Though commercial marijuana became legal in Alaska in February 2015, hemp is not yet legal.

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Hemp proposed as agricultural crop for Alaska – Cannabis News

Though commercial marijuana became legal in Alaska in February 2015, hemp is not yet legal.

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Surprising and Sustainable Ways You Can Use Hemp – Cannabis News

Hemp is a low impact, fast-growing and clean plant to produce, and extremely versatile.

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Hemp Fiberboard Could Replace Plywood – Cannabis News

One acre of hemp can reportedly yield up to 5,300 pounds of straw, which can be turned into 1,300 pounds of wood fiber.

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Hemp building material could prevent wildfire destruction – Cannabis News

Hempcrete — a mixture of hemp stalk, water and lime — could pave the way toward a sustainable future.

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Hemp Homes Could Hit New High As Growing Cannabis Gets Legal

Pam Bosch, Homeowner, Highland Hemp House, with a ball of hempcrete. Video Image via National Geographic
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Times are changing for the cannabis cousins. States are legalizing marijuana, and the U.S. is easing its ban on growing hemp. Will a hemp boom follow?
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