Hemp farming contracts signed in Alberta
By Top Crop Manager
Apr. 30, 3014 - Global Hemp Group Inc. (GHG) has entered into contractual arrangements with seven traditional family farms in southern Alberta, to provide raw material for the company from 1,500 acres of industrial hemp this fall.
In a news release, GHG says the output of the three different varieties of hemp grown by the farm group in Alberta is expected to yield as much as 1.5 million lbs of hemp seed.
GHG says the farm group has over 17 years of hemp-specific cultivation experience, including the use of a sustainable no-till technique.