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Allergic Reaction to Hemp Foods

Posted on July 9, 2014
Types of Allergies

Allergies and food intolerance seem to be on the rise. Poor physical responses to food are frustrating it makes something that is necessary and should be enjoyable — eating — uncomfortable and possibly dangerous. Is Hemp an Allergen? The hemp food business has expanding steadily for the last 15 years, driving acreage and building the case for hemp’s cultivation in the United States. The good news to date is that hemp has no documented allergies. However, there is no reason to suspect that there will not be reported allergies in the future. People being a diverse lot, we pretty much have to wait and see.

The Use of Hemp in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Posted on March 13, 2014
Traditional Chinese Medicine

Medical uses for hemp in China has a long, documented, cultural history, using all parts of the plant — the seed, leaves, “juice” (oil), roots and flowers — in both oral and topical applications. Interestingly and perhaps controversially to some, there does not seem to be a strong tradition of smoking the cannabis flowers… where some texts considered that part of the plant to be poisonous. For the record, the earliest known references of hemp leaf medicinal tea is from 2700 BC while the earliest textual medical reference to using hemp seeds is from the 14th CE.

How To Use Hemp Foods

Posted on November 14, 2013
Whole Hemp Seeds

Hemp foods are made from hemp seeds and are incredibly nutritious. They offer a wide variety of important health attributes. They boosts the immune system, provides fiber to care for the digestive tract, are a great source of protein, and contain healthy omega-3 fats. Regular intake of hemp foods can help to improve overall health and may even stave off some diseases.

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods Receives Global “Gold Stamp” in Food Safety and Quality

Posted on December 4, 2012
Manitoba Harvest

Manitoba Harvest, the largest hemp food manufacturer in the world, states that their facility is the only globally certifiable player in the industry.

Nutiva Named to Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies in America

Posted on August 21, 2012
Nutiva

Nutiva has been named one of the fastest-growing private companies in America by Inc. Magazine for the fourth year in a row, Nutiva ranks at No. 2377.

Nutiva Outgrows Headquarters, Moves to San Francisco Bay Area

Posted on June 12, 2012

Leading Organic Superfood Brand Already Giving Back to New Community Oxnard, CA — Nutiva®, the world’s leading brand of organic hemp foods, coconut oil, and chia seeds, announced today that on September 1, 2012, it will move its corporate headquarters from Oxnard, in Southern California, to Point Richmond, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Having […]

White Road Investments Invests in Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods & Oils

Posted on January 5, 2012

Winnipeg, Manitoba — Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods & Oils announced that it has secured growth and working capital from leading consumer-focused private equity firm White Road Investments and re-investment from Avrio Ventures. The largest vertically integrated hemp food manufacturer in the world, Manitoba Harvest will use the funds to strengthen all aspects of the supply […]

Chronic Ice Hemp Iced Tea Gaining Acclaim for Health Benefits and Approach

Posted on November 30, 2011

Los Angeles, California — Chronic Ice — the refreshing health tea made from a blend of green and black tea, hemp seed extract, lemon essence, ascorbic acid and organic sugar cane — is fast becoming a favored alternative to traditional beverages on the market. David Hall, CEO RepliCel Life Sciences, recently gave his personal endorsement […]

Hemp Farmers Receive Investment to Heighten Exports

Posted on November 21, 2011

Winnipeg, Manitoba — Canadian hemp producers will benefit from a boost to their marketing brand abroad thanks to the support of the Government of Canada. The Honourable Steven Fletcher, Minister of State (Transport) and Member of Parliament for Charleswood St. James Assiniboia, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, announced today an investment of more […]

Manitoba Harvest Introduces Hemp Hearts

Posted on August 10, 2011

Nutritious shelled hemp seed offer an easy way to incorporate Omegas, protein and fiber into any diet Winnipeg, Manitoba — Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods & Oils, a global leader in hemp foods, announced today that its popular shelled hemp seeds product will be rebranded Hemp Hearts™. The product will boast the same high-quality Manitoba Harvest […]