Hemp as a wood substitute

Hemp (not the drug version) can be used for various products for which we need to cut down our life essential trees for.The technology has been there for a very long time but to make the same products out  of hemp that we make out of wood is a bit more expensive so we must be prepared to pay more at the beginning until the demand is high enough to reduce the costs. …Which will inevitable happen when enough people have realised that we can’t continue to use wood and deforest….

 

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Trees for the Future

A glimpse of a forest garden in its early stages. This land in Honduras includes shade trees (which also help stabilize and fertilize the soil and provide forest products like fuelwood), coffee and staple crops. The fast-growing shade trees will soon tower over these men, and the coffee plants will help farmers earn a better and sustainable living for their families. Planting out of poverty: 

http://www.treesforthefuture.org/

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