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The Hemp Handbook by Wageningen University & Research

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In an era where sustainability and innovation intersect, the 'Europe Hemp Handbook' by Wageningen University & Research stands out as a monumental contribution to the hemp industry.

Renowned for its leadership in agricultural and environmental research, Wageningen University's generous sharing of this knowledge epitomizes the collaborative spirit needed to drive global sustainable development.

This handbook is not just a resource; it's a testament to the transformative potential of hemp.

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Key Highlights

Comprehensive Coverage

The handbook provides detailed guidance on hemp cultivation. It covers the selection of the right hemp varieties for different purposes, the preparation of soil and fields, and the best cultivation techniques suited for various climates and regions.


Industrial Applications

It delves into how hemp can be processed into a wide range of products.

This includes biocomposites used in construction, insulating materials for energy efficiency, and eco-friendly textiles for the fashion industry.


Expert Insights

The handbook is a compilation of research and insights from top professionals at Wageningen University & Research.

It offers reliable, scientifically-backed information on every aspect of hemp production and utilization.


Practical Advice

The guide includes practical, hands-on advice for farmers and entrepreneurs. It addresses common challenges in hemp farming, from pest management to harvesting techniques, and provides effective solutions.


Sustainability Focus

Emphasizes the environmental benefits of hemp, such as its lower requirements for water and fertilisers compared to traditional crops, and its ability to suppress soil fungi, making it a key player in sustainable agriculture.


The 'Europe Hemp Handbook' is a beacon of knowledge in the sustainable materials sector, generously provided by a world leader in agricultural and environmental research.

It's an invaluable asset for anyone dedicated to understanding and harnessing the full potential of hemp. Embrace this opportunity to access cutting-edge insights from one of the most reputable sources in the field.

Download the handbook for free here.


Join the forefront of sustainable innovation. Access the 'Europe Hemp Handbook' by Wageningen University & Research and be part of the movement shaping a greener future.