Are Hemp Seed Foods Legal?

Are Hemp Seed Foods Legal?

Hemp Seed Foods becoming legal in  Australia and New Zealand. In April this year the Australian Government finally approved the sale of Low THC Hemp Seed Foods for human consumption. Slowly but surely, Australia and New Zealand are catching up to the rest of the world!! Although this ground breaking legislation won’t come into affect […]

Harvey’s Hemp Mylk

Harvey’s Hemp Mylk

  Get creative with your milk source. In our family we are passionate about all things health, which lucky for us includes our favourite nutritious seed. Hemp seeds and leaves can be used in so many ways from Hemp teas, to Hemp Cheese. We love how creative we can get in our kitchen with the simple […]

Hemp Foods legislation is rejected again!

Hemp Foods legislation is rejected again!

It is with great frustration and disappointment that yet again the Australian health ministers have voted AGAINST changing the legislation that prohibits Australian retailers selling Hemp Foods as a consumable human food.

Amp Up Your Training With Hemp Protein Powder

If you have made going to the gym one of your resolutions for 2014, perhaps to bulk up, lose some weight or simply to look better, it is crucial to know that the body you are looking to achieve is made both in the gym and the kitchen — or, if you really want to […]

A Versatile Superfood – The Benefits Of Hemp Seeds

Over the past few years, quite a number of seeds have been dubbed as superfoods for the wide range of benefits they offer, most notable of which are flax and chia seeds. Another type of seed that has been consumed since ancient times by various civilisations and which has regained prominence is the hemp seed […]

A Toast To Hemp Milk And Its Benefits

Hemp milk or hemp beverage is one of the many beneficial products derived from the industrial plant. Consumers can make their own hemp beverage by blending water and shelled hemp seeds until the concoction reaches the consistency of skimmed milk. Alternatively, there are ready-to-drink products available in the market which come in a variety of […]

The Top Health Benefits Of Hemp Protein

Protein is an essential nutrient that allows the human body to stay strong, repair itself and maintain its energy. It is a basic requirement for your body to create new cells and tissues. Also called “the building blocks of life,” proteins play a lead role in enabling your basic body systems to function well. Proteins […]

Hemp – Happy Clothing

HAPPY CLOTHING When we look at what we wear and what we feel when we wear it, natural fibres tend come out trumps every time. Natural fibres tend to sit well, breath well and look good. Many people wear natural fibres primarily for ethical or ecological reasons, but there are also health reasons for wearing only natural fibres […]

Seeds of Change

I’ve written here before regarding the wonderful benefits of Hemp Oil and Hemp Seeds and the fact that we are the only western country in the world that does not allow their consumption. Well…. the FSANZ (Food Standards Australia and New Zealand) released their consultation paper recently on LOW THC Hemp as a Food, and […]

Hemp Protein Powder Benefits

Hemp protein powder or hemp meal as it is sometimes referred, is usually made with the by-product from the process of pressing hemp seeds into hemp oil. Once the oil is pressed from the seed, the remaining product (hemp cake) contains more than 25% protein and is an excellent source of dietary fibre. It also […]

Hemp Foods in Australia – Important Update

On Tuesday the 15th of March 2011, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FNANZ) called on the public to comment on Application A1039 – Low THC Hemp as a Food.  A similar application in 2002 was rejected by the Ministerial Council under instruction from the Howard/Abbott government because it might have sent out a mixed message and could […]

Understanding The Misunderstood: Learning The Long List Of Benefits From Hemp

Hemp is a plant that has been used for thousands of years. It is just a sad fact that we have abandoned it to idleness for so many years, discarding the benefits we could have enjoyed a long time ago. For centuries, the great minds have talked about this wonder plant trying to make us […]

Hemp Oil – Nature’s Versatile Super Oil

Hemp oil comes from the hemp seed and it has been traditionally used in lubricants, paint, ink manufacture, fuel and plastic products. It is also used in the production of skincare products, natural soaps, shampoos and detergents. In recent years, hemp seed oil has been recognised as natures most balanced oil for human nutrition with […]

Hemp Seed Oil | Omega Rich for Improved Health and Vitality

Hemp Seed Oil | Omega Rich for Improved Health and Vitality

Hemp Seed Oil is a versatile oil that is pressed from the whole Hemp Seed.  Rich in Essential Fatty Acids (EFA’s)