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CPD Presentations

The Jeremy Blake Presentation

We were honoured to have the talented Jeremy Blake present at our CPD Day. His experience with and evident admiration for hemp radiated throughout. We hope you enjoy this summary.

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Tortoise in grass

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The Hare vs the Tortoise: Agritourism

We've looked at rural-urban linkage now to shine a spotlight on agritourism. We look at how it reconnects people to the land while helping improve sustainability.

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Finnish lake

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Roots Of Survival

Our increasing urbanisation has cut us off from the environment. We look at studies and see what we should do to reconnect our roots od survival.

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Hemp in the sun

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Promising Beginnings

Hemp started with promising beginnings. As a versatile crop, hemp was used widely for sails, clothing, fishing nets, and much more. We explore the next chapter for this wonder plant.

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Cows grazing

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Where Is Meat In Our Future? 

Is meat in our future? We look at how farming is adapting to climate change and the challenges it poses for the future.

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Hemp Field

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Naturally Net-Zero

We look at how natural materials can benefit more than the construction industry. Natural materials can benefit farmers and communities, improving our health and, essentially the health of the planet.

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Benefits of Bast Fibres

This week we take a look at bast fibres, their benefits and properties. The modern age has been unkind to these crops, but a resurgence has begun.

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Pesticides and fertiliser spray

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Running the Earth into the Ground

This week we take a further look at soil and the effect pesticides and fertilisers have had on it and the greater environment.

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Soil, A Dirty Topic!

In this post, we look at the current soil situation and what we can do to regenerate it for the future.

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The Gracious Hand of Hemp

Hemp is ingrained in our history and culture.

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