Kenzi Riboulet-Zemouli & Hanka Gabrielová
‘Drug Policies & Human Rights’ program, Knowmad Institut
Researchers have uncovered the earliest known evidence of cannabis use, from tombs in western China. Read more “Chinese tombs yield earliest evidence of cannabis use”
Whether we choose to believe it or not, the world’s climate is changing and it is our fault.
PRESS RELEASE 17 April 2019
GIVE US OUR HEMP BACK!
Brussels, 17 April 2019 – The recent change in the Novel Food Catalogue, which is not a binding document, brought many negative consequences on the EU industrial hemp sector. Even if hemp extracts are not formally and legally forbidden by Europe, disproportionate and senseless measures
have been taken against food products containing CBD in many European countries. In reaction to incorrect and misleading information in the media, EIHA prepared a Press Note to provide a clear and factual overview of the current legislative framework of hemp extracts in Europe.
Background – Without industry consultation, the wording of the Novel Food catalogue was changed in January 2019. As a result, and according to the Novel Food Catalogue today: Read more “GIVE US OUR HEMP BACK! PRESS RELEASE”
When François Peaucellier talks about soil, he sounds like a sommelier. “It’s full of little leaves,” says the French farmer, holding up a clod from his field. “The earth is supple and beautiful. There is a surface life that is superb.”
Peaucellier, who grows cereals and vegetables on a 200-hectare farm in the Hauts-de-France region north of Paris, is part of small but growing movement of farmers who are cutting back on pesticides not so much out of concerns for human health — but because they worry about what it does to the soil. Read more “Concerns over glyphosate pass from human health to the soil”
The aim of the study was to evaluate the effect of feeding hempseed expellers in a feed mixture on the quality indicators of broiler chicken’s meat. One hundred and fifty
Ross 308 hybrid cockerels were used in the present study. Read more “The effect of hempseed expellers on selected quality indicators of broiler chicken’s meat”
We’d like to share with you a few photos from Biofach organic exhibition in Nürnberg, which we attended again this year as a part of presentation of Czech Republic’s organic food products. It was a great opportunity to meet with our customers, present our products to the visitors, share our values and make new connections. Maybe we’ll see you there next year! Read more “Hempoint at Biofach 2019”
Low-THC cannabis attracts a wide range of bee species collecting food for larvae