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How Hemp makes more fuel, fiber, food and medicine than any other plant
Hemp makes more fuel, fiber, food and medicine than any other plant, and it was the first crop sown, over 12,00 years ago. An acre of hemp produces 300 gallons of oil, 3 tons of protein, and 30 tons of fiber a year.
Hempcrete, bamboo and cob: eco home building materials
Sleek concrete homes might be all the rage right now but these days there's a whole host of eco-friendly options that are just as effective as traditional building materials. From rammed earth, to straw bale and even cork, who says sustainability and stunning architecture can't be a match made in heaven?