Since 1994, the Hemp Industries Association® (HIA®) is a non-profit trade association representing more than fifteen-hundred (1,500) supporting, farming and business members. The hemp industries are emerging to become a major global economic force as a result of new applications and opportunities. Hemp is a sustainable choice for industrial products, textiles, and also offer exceptional ingredients and components for nutrition and wellness products. Hemp is one of our planet's most important natural resources, and we advocate for the whole plant.
The HIA stands for the fair and equal treatment of industrial hemp and it's opportunities in agriculture and in the marketplace. The Association is dedicated to education, industry development, and the accelerated expansion of hemp world market supply and demand but is focused on the rebirth of the hemp industries in the United States.
The 26th Annual HIACON will take place November 1 - 4 at the Westin Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina and will include a State Chapter Summit, Member's-Only Annual General Meeting, Board Elections, Hemp Industries Tour and two days of Education & Industry Exhibition. Learn more and Register at www.HIACON.org. Discounted Early-bird Rate Available Through July 31st.
The HIA recognizes the following collaborative partners:
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