It’s now legal to enjoy the many benefits of this kernel-sized super food. Here’s why we can’t get enough of hemp.
Hooray for hemp! After major changes to the Food Standards Code, plant-based protein advocates can now rejoice. It’s now legal to enjoy all of hemp’s nutritional benefits.
If you’ve been avoiding this protein-rich super food due to legislation, now is the time to start exploring nature’s jack-of-all-trades. Not only is it full of essential nutrients, it’s one of the easiest food items to cook with and eat.
From what actually is, to its bad rap as a hallucinogenic, we’re here to sort fact from fiction. Not to mention, provide you with tips for seamlessly incorporating more kernel-sized goodness onto your plate.
Is it legal to eat hemp in New Zealand?
YES! You're free to sprinkle seeds on your salads, toss your veggies in hemp oil, and spoon some hemp protein into your smoothies. This versatile food has so many purposes!