#6 - How the Hemp Industry in Europe Should Move Forward - Hana Gabrielova from Hempoint
By Tom Pettit
On this episode Tom is having a chat with Hana Gabrielova, the CEO and Founder of Hempoint. Hana started her life-long hemp journey after reading “The Emperor Wears No Clothes” by Jack Herer. It changed the way she looked at hemp and it’s potential to change the world. Hana created Hempoint with the purpose of producing the highest quality organic hemp and distributing organic hemp seeds to farmers around the world. Coming from a background of activism she is now involved in different initiatives advising multiple organizations and governments on how hemp can help us save the planet. Other topics discussed:How did Hana’s hemp journey start?What does Hempoint do?Is Europe experiencing a hemp revival? Does the hemp industry need EU standards and guidelines?Why did the EU introduce Novel Food regulations for CBD?Is the hemp industry responsible enough?How should the hemp industry be regulated? What should you do if you want to start growing hemp in Europe?How to choose the right seeds for growing hemp?Is Hemp the answer to the European Green Deal? What is slowing down the hemp industry in Europe?Does the EU free-trade agreement apply to hemp?What countries in Europe are leading the hemp industry?Where does Europe get its hemp seeds from?What is the future of the hemp industry in Europe?How can hemp help us create a better and more sustainable planet?Links:*HempointFacebookHemp The ClimateHemp TodayCzech Hemp*If you can't open the links through your podcast app, visit our Smells Like Business website!