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Newsletter – July 10, 2024

Lets Talk Hemp Newsletter


Newsletter – July 10, 2024

Why a West Michigan business is using Hemp to build Homes

By Madeline Buursma,

A West Michigan-based business working to build homes using hemp is receiving more than $15,000 from a state pitch contest.

At the NextCycle Michigan Summer Showcase, an initiative from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy, 17 teams pitched projects related to things like recycling and composting. Hemp for Humanity won the $10,000 Food, Liquids & Organic Waste Systems (FLOWS) Best Pitch Award, along with the $500 FLOWS People’s Choice Award. Each of the 17 teams also received $5,000 in Harvest Grant funding.

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