When George Washington Visited the Hemp Mills of Pennsylvania

George Washington, our nation’s first president and the hero of the Revolutionary war was a hemp farmer. By now, virtually everyone knows that Washington grew hemp on his plantation at Mt. Vernon in Virginia. Much is made of his famous quote, “Make the most of the...

Hemp Seed Market in the U.S: The Challenges and Realities

Background In 1994, Canada started issuing research licenses to grow industrial hemp on an experimental basis. Prompted by field results and lobbying by the agriculture and business communities, Canada passed legislation in 1998 that allowed for the full production of...
Growers Supply joins National Hemp Association

Growers Supply joins National Hemp Association

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (September 7th, 2017) – Growers Supply, the manufacturer of GrowSpan Greenhouse Structures, has become a proud member of the National Hemp Association. Growers Supply announced its support for the NHA and is excited to help hemp growers and the...

There is still time to apply for a hemp license in NY

The deadline to apply for a 2018 hemp license in NY has extended until November 22, 2017 New York is cultivating the industrial hemp market and supporting new opportunities to grow this multi-million dollar crop, which is used in the manufacture of an estimated...

Reflections on Farm Aid 2017

NHA was thrilled to have the opportunity to set up in the Homegrown Village at Farm Aid this year. We teamed up with our PA partners, Pennsylvania Hemp Industry Council, Limeworks and Hemp Heals Foundation. This year Farm Aid was held in Burgettstown, PA. It was a...