Hemp Education

What the hemp?

The Grass is Green, The Skies are Blue

Industrial hemp is on the verge of a major growth phase driven by deregulation, new product development and massive growth in consumer demand. Hemp as a food ingredient alone, seeing 15%-20% growth year on year.

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#HEMP is Trending

After 70+ years of prohibition, the oldest industrial crop in the world is back in the mainstream following the tailwinds of several growing trends.

Sustainability Trend

Hemp can be used as a natural, biodegradable alternative to plastic, building materials, and as a biofuel. Hemp products are far more CO2 friendly and generally biodegrade quicker than their synthetic counterparts.

Find out about our sustainable farming methods.

Plant-Based Protein Trend

The number of new US food and drink products that mentioned "plant-based" grew 268 per cent between 2012 and 2018 representing a massive shift in demand: Hemp offers an outstanding alternative source of protein, fibre and Omega 3&6.

Find out more about this most perfect superfood.

Natural Medicine Trend

Low cost and natural remedies derived from Cannabidiol (CBD) from industrial hemp is a high-value, high-growth product with many very promising medicinal applications.

Find out more about the opportunities in CBD

50,000 Uses and Counting

At Blue Sky Hemp Ventures, we are developing cutting edge technology to harness the full potential of the whole hemp plant - Each providing a breadth of usages. In fact, it is often claimed that there are over 50,000 different uses for components of the hemp plant.

Next Generation Opportunities

While there are many high-value opportunities already for industrial hemp, modern science is only beginning to unlock the vast potential of this plant. Examples of high-value opportunities that are currently being commercialized are the use of hemp fibre to displace expensive materials such as graphene in next-generation supercapacitors and the potential use of hemp as a feedstock for nanocellulose – a next-generation industrial product.

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