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Industrial hemp now illegal as animal feed

Tuesday, 27 November 2018, 4:10 pm | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

Hemp growers are up in arms as a document released by MPI yesterday informed them feeding of iHemp to any animal is in breach of the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act. (ACVM). This has come as a huge shock to all in the industry, who, ... More >>

Hemp seed food products now legal in New Zealand

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 12:35 pm | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

A small yet significant victory occurred on Tuesday as Government announced formal regulatory changes, which will mean that hemp seed products will be legal for sale and consumption as from 12 November 2018. This change in legislation means that in ... More >>

A baby step when we could have had a giant leap forward

Monday, 1 May 2017, 9:48 am | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

The Chairman of the NZHIA, Mack McIntosh expresses his extreme disappointment following an agreement on Friday 28th April between New Zealand and Australian food safety authorities that see hemp seed legalised as food in New Zealand. More >>

Hemp Awareness week next week

Friday, 16 September 2016, 9:41 am | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

The NZHIA are focused on raising the public’s awareness of the legitimate, regulated industry which is set to massively benefit rural and regional New Zealand. Industrial hemp can provide, seed and fibre for all mediums of industry, from soap to 3D printing; ... More >>

Will NZ miss the massive economic opportunity?

Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 1:43 pm | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

Will New Zealand miss the massive economic opportunity available? It all depends on the New Zealand and Australia Food Ministers meeting on 30 January 2015. More >>

Misuse of Drugs Amendment Regulations 2006

Monday, 31 July 2006, 5:22 pm | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

The Executive of the New Zealand Hemp Industries Association congratulate the Ministry of Health for issuing the Misuse of Drugs (Industrial Hemp) Regulations 2006. Since incorporation in 1997 the NZHIA has been lobbying the Government to allow a local ... More >>

New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Delighted

Monday, 20 August 2001, 4:41 pm | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

The New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Incorporated is delighted with the Minister of Health’s announcement today regarding the issuing of some 11 licences to grow industrial hemp in New Zealand this year. The NZHIA also notes there are four or ... More >>

Hemp Industry Assn Pleased With Progress

Monday, 30 April 2001, 10:04 am | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

“We are very pleased with the progress made by the current government towards establishing a hemp industry ” said Mr Mac McIntosh, Chairman NZHIA and we would like to congratulate the Minister, the Labour/Alliance Government and the Green party on finally allowing ... More >>

 

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