Hemp probed to wash land in South Africa’s poisonous gold mining areas

A South African researcher is investigating the potential of hemp cultivation to clean the soil in abandoned, heavily polluted former gold mining areas and how hemp cultivation could boost economic…

Hemp crops pull poisonous “ceaselessly chemical substances” from soil

Activists, scientists and members of the Micmac Nation are working together to rid part of the indigenous people’s land of toxic “eternal chemicals” – by pulling hemp plants straight from…

Hemp start-up raises $5m, meals exports beneath strain and poisonous parliaments

An Irish start-up has just raised $ 5.3 million (EUR 4.5 million) in funding to provide loans to farmers in Ireland and around the world to grow hemp for use…