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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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Start up

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Big Reveals from the Covid 19 Pandemic

What lessons have been learnt from the Covid 19 pandemic, and what does this mean for the environment?

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Back to school

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HEMSPAN’S First Hemp CPD Event – Who’s Talking?

We're hosting our first hemp CPD event in collaboration with Margent Farm in the most picturesque surroundings. Read all about who will be presenting on the day.

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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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Planet on fire

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Hemp is Cooler than Ever

Could hemp be the solution to cooling down our homes and saving the planet? We take a look at a project in Ein Hod, Israel.

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Natural Materials

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Hemp – Combating Microplastics

Our home is our safe space, right? Think again! A closer look reveals a world of microplastics. We look at hemp as a natural solution to combating microplastics.

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Hemp fibres

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Hemp Day-To-Day

Could we use hemp day-to-day? Can you recycle hemp? Is hemp an alternative to traditional wood-based functional products around the home? This week we find out!

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Eco home

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Why Insulation Matters

This week we look at the reasons that insulation matters. Price, comfort and health are all important factors when considering insulation.

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Breathable future

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Thinking about a more breathable future

How we construct our buildings affects those who build them and the end-user. This week we look at how.

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Hemp Products

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Futurebuild 2022

Futurebuild 2022 was a blast and confirmed that Hemspan's future is bright!

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Fungi

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Hemp & Fungi

We take a look at how fungi could play a role in enhancing hemp's already wonderful attributes.

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Who Should We Be Listening To?

We take a look at a few of the voices fighting for the future of the planet and humanity, and who we should be listening to know.

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Interview

A Chat with Our Architectural Partner, Pixel

We chatted with our design partner about our collaboration, the future of sustainable design and much more.

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