HEMP IS THE most versatile and useful plant on Earth!
10 reasons to LOVE industrial HEMP
It is an ecological and locally sourced solution to many current problems. All parts of this simple plant can be utilized to create thousands of useful products.
A SHORT HISTORY OF HEMP
Essential for humanity for 10,000 years, hemp has long since proven its usefulness. Unjustly banned for 60 years but recently legalized, hemp is now regaining its former nobility for its many benefits.
2 VIDEOS TO DEMYSTIFY INDUSTRIAL HEMP
We are the ambassadors of hemp, dedicated to promoting its uses, its benefits, and its products. We want to give it back its nobility and see it everywhere! From pantries to wardrobes, from pharmacies to building materials.
Because we see in this unique plant a way to combine two aspects which are often incompatible: a comprehensive ecological solution to many of today’s environmental problems AND a unique opportunity for our local economies. The plant of the future that we need now!
To spread hemp among the greatest number, we combine various means of action, on the internet and in the field. We travel across Canada on our bus to meet the public, the media and industry players. A unique and original approach that we relay also on social networks.
Jacques Dallaire initiated the cultivation of hemp ten years ago. He is now dedicated to seed production and his involvement in the development of the hemp and grain industries. This year, he will collaborate for tests on CBD (Cannabidiol), a molecule of hemp with several medicinal properties. Guillaume Dallaire and Audrey Bouchard innovate this […]
Aquilon organic farm
This summer, we will follow the organic hemp production season at Ferme Aquilon Bio. Located in Chaudière-Appalaches, this family farm has been producing hemp for 3 years and triples this year the area devoted to this plant which grows very well in Quebec ! Here are some pictures of the sowing done these last weeks. […]
La Feuille Verte
With 5 trademarks, a new 220-acre lot and a 60,000-square-foot building, the business la Feuille Verte has everything to achieve its ambitions: to become a flagship in the field of hemp. We had the chance to visit the future plant and talk with the CEO about this growing and very promising industry. We also made […]
Nicolas Martel, Mayor of Desbiens, hopes to see the development of a hemp processing plant in his municipality. In the eyes of Claude Girard, of Hempen Valley Co Ltd, the next challenge of the sector is industrialization, is the production and processing of hemp on a large scale.
Abaka eco-friendly clothing
There are few clothes made in Quebec! In addition, these are made of natural & ecological fibers. They are created in Abaka’s workshop in Shawinigan (Mauricie). Since 2002, the company has been designing “hand-made and small-scale eco-friendly clothing that stands out for the quality of the fabrics used while respecting high standards of clothing. ” This […]
Taillon et fils Farm
Christian Taillon and his partners were able to evolve the family farm towards organic and emerging crops such as hemp, which ensured the survival and prosperity of the company. This year, 130 hectares of hemp are grown on the Taillon farm which plans to double its production in 2019 for a total of […]
Built in 1996, this house is certainly the first made of hemp in Canada! During our stay in the Mauricie region, we had the chance to visit it and meet the woman who built it. 22 years later, the house is still doing well and its owner still loves it ! ? In addition […]