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Canada’s Hemp Industry Calls for Deregulation

December 9, 2013

The Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance (CHTA) the organization representing Canada’s hemp food and fibre growers, processors and retailers has called on the Canadian government to deregulate the production, processing and export of industrial hemp.

Canadian Hemp Industry Sets its Course

December 4, 2013

Bouyed by record high seeded acreage, rapid expansion in food and fibre processing and a new industry association Board of Directors, the CHTA is writing its own Cinderella story.

Manitoba Harvest Announces New Team Member

December 3, 2013

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods Adds Danny Scodeller as Western Canadian Regional Sales Manager.  

Hemp Oil Canada Winner of Canada Brand Award

May 15, 2013

Hemp Oil Canada Inc. (HOCI) is adding another distinctive award to their collection.  The 2013 Canada Brand Business Award was presented at the Agri-Food Export Gala on April 30, 2013 at the Energy Centre, Toronto.  The award was initiated by Agri-Food Export Group Quebec the largest Canadian association of agri-food exporters. 

This award recognizes the efforts a company has made to hold the promise of excellence embodied in the Canada Brand, symbolized by the maple leaf, when exporting its premium-quality, healthy, fresh and natural products. 

’Every product that leaves our company is of the highest quality’, says the CEO, Shaun Crew.  ’We are very excited by this recognition; this is the first year that we’ve been nominated.  We are honored that we’ve won the award.’

CHTA wishes to congratulation one of its founding members on receiving this honor.

Manitoba Harvest Celebrates 15 Years!

March 5, 2013

Manitoba Harvest celebrates 15 years with a new logo and packagin refresh.

Manitoba Harvest Announces New VP Sales

February 28, 2013

John Durkin has joined Manitoba Harvest as VP Sales