Category «About hemp»

The 5-th «Hemp Fest»

On September 7, 2022, in the village of Sad, Sumy district, the Institute of Agriculture of the North East of the National Academy of Agrarian Sciences of Ukraine held a scientific and practical seminar «Hemp Fest» on the development of hemp. It was the 5-th consecutive event in this place, but this time, however, it …

Structurally on technical hemp

On August 17, 2022, a meeting of the NAAS Presidium Bureau was held by videoconference on the issue “Industrial hemp for bioeconomy: scientific background”. NAAS President Yaroslav Gadzalo presided, Director of the Institute of Bast Crops of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Serhii Tkachenko reported. Attention was focused on the contradictions that arose …

Lawmaking: Medical vs Technical Hemp

On November 30 the Institute of bast crops of the NAAS held a discussion of the draft law “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine on the regulation of the hemp (Cannabis) plants application for medical and industrial purposes, scientific and scientific-technical activities”. The main speakers were Yurii Mokher, Deputy director for scientific work, …

The hemp cluster of the North-East of Ukraine is ripening

The idea of expanding the hemp cluster to adjacent districts of five regions: Sumy, Kharkiv, Poltava, Kyiv, Chernihiv arose during the VII International Scientific and Practical Conference on the revival of the industry, held by the Institute of Bast Crops in Hlukhiv 26-28 August of this year. The center of origin of such association is …

Hlukhiv again invites

The Institute of Bast Crops of NAAS invites to the VII International Scientific and Practical Conference “Innovations in Hemp 2021”, which will be held on August 26-28, 2021 in Hlukhiv, Sumy region.

То consolidate Hemp Associations

As a result of the round table “Prospects for the hemp industry of Sumy region and Ukraine in the framework of the regional project “Slobozhanski konopli” a resolution was adopted, which supports the regional project “Slobozhanski konopli”, states the urgent need to improve the legislative framework for the cultivation of hemp and involve the Institute of …

Sumy region calls the tune of Ukrainian hemp

A round table on the prospects of the hemp industry of Sumy region and Ukraine in the framework of the regional project “Slobozhanski konopli” was held on March 26, 2021 in Hlukhiv at the Institute of Bast Crops of NAAS. The discussion was attended by major players of the hemp market: research institutions, associations, producers, …

Sumy is the leading Ukrainian region of breeding and cultivation of industrial hemp

Cultivation of industrial hemp has been saved and is actively developing in Ukraine due to efforts of scientists of Sumy region. Collaboration and experience exchange with scientific organizations of China, Lithuania, Poland, France, Italy, USA and Canada is ongoing. The Institute of Bast Crops of NAAS of Ukraine (Hlukhiv) is a world-renowned as research institution …