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Greg Flavall shares his passion with Industrial Hemp - "MIRACLE PLANT OF THE FUTURE"

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Greg Flavall, originally from Stratford, co-founded Hemp Technologies in Asheville, NC, to build healthy, breathable, energy saving homes with Hemp/Lime and other non-VOC materials. Since then he’s learned a whole bunch of interesting ways to make a multitude of hemp products for homes ’n health.

He built New Plymouth's first hemp house.

In this series, he shares his passion with Industrial Hemp - "MIRACLE PLANT OF THE FUTURE" - and explores the myriad of uses, from the top third of the plant for medicine to the bottom of the plant for building, bedding and technical fibre applications. 

 

 

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Show 8

Talking with Matt Peacock, structural engineer from Oakura and Daniel Woolley, from Omata, both of whom are working with Greg on Taranaki's first hemp house.

Duration: 00:25:58 | Date: 7 November, 2013

Show 7

Talks with Dr Roger Bodley, who completed the first hemp house in the Southern hemisphere

Duration: 00:24:08 | Date: 23 October, 2013

Show 6

Greg talks with Glen Skipper, from Waitara, about his vision for industrial hemp in Taranaki

Duration: 00:30:21 | Date: 2 October, 2013

Show 5

Greg talks with Barry, in Australia, about the Hemp Village.

Duration: 00:29:45 | Date: 18 September, 2013

Show 4

Greg talks with Russell about compost

Duration: 00:29:47 | Date: 4 September, 2013

Show 3

Greg works with David Rottenberg, from Waitara, about his involvement with Industrial Hemp and Hemp Technologies.

Duration: 00:28:46 | Date: 21 August, 2013

Show 2

Greg talks with John Ernie about farming industrial hemp in Taranaki and beyond.

Duration: 00:27:33 | Date: 7 August, 2013

Show 1

Greg introduces himself and shares some interesting factoids (or "hempoids").

Duration: 00:27:07 | Date: 24 July, 2013