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Cannabis Referendum A Game Changing Opportunity For Industry - NZHIA

Friday, 9 October 2020, 9:09 am | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

The benefits of voting yes in the upcoming cannabis referendum are far greater than most New Zealanders realise, says the NZ Hemp Industries Association (NZHIA). "While the referendum has been packaged around the recreational use of cannabis, the implications ... More >>

Cannabis Referendum A Game Changing Opportunity For Industry: NZHIA

Thursday, 8 October 2020, 3:46 pm | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

The benefits of voting yes in the upcoming cannabis referendum are far greater than most New Zealanders realise, says the NZ Hemp Industries Association (NZHIA). “While the referendum has been packaged around the recreational use of cannabis, the implications ... More >>

New Zealand Hemp Industry Set To Generate $2 Billion Per Annum And Create 20,000 Jobs

Monday, 14 September 2020, 10:51 am | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

A new report says a fully enabled hemp industry could generate $2 billion in income for New Zealand by 2030, while also creating thousands of new jobs. Written by industry strategist Dr Nick Marsh, the report has prompted calls from the New Zealand Hemp ... More >>

Creating Opportunities For New Zealanders With Hemp

Thursday, 27 August 2020, 11:28 am | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

The NZHIA are using “Innovation as a Service” to identify opportunities for industrial hemp in the food, fibre and processing sectors. Hemp has long been known for its properties as a food, strong fibre, and an environmental super crop now, ... More >>

“Think Big” Industrial Hemp Can Help New Zealand’s Economic Recovery Post Covid-19

Friday, 26 June 2020, 3:37 pm | New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc

Now is a great time to introduce a new raw material for industry, allowing the new normal to be sustainable and regenerative Aotearoa/New Zealand needs to think big and pay attention to market trends if they want to be operating at scale in global ... More >>

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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