Hemp information night for Donegal farmers

Donegal County Council will host a hemp information evening on Wednesday, October 12 in the Clanree Hotel in Letterkenny. The information session includes a range of speakers who will provide relevant detail on the crop, including research undertaken to date, opportunities to diversify lands and real-life examples from those who are successfully undertaking hemp projects. […]

Growing hemp could be good for Donegal farmers

DONEGAL farmers have a golden opportunity to become major players in the production of medicinal cannabis. Industrial hemp can be legally grown in Ireland under licence from the Department of Health for a range of uses, including for fibre, food and feed. The industry has been slow to take off due largely to a lack […]