Welcome to HEMPBELIZE.ORG
The Belize Misuse of Drugs Act of 2017 now excludes industrial hemp from the definition of cannabis.

“...the hemp industry is a vibrant industry that has great potential for Belize"....Minister of State, Elodio Aragon Junior

NOVEMBER 6th, 2018...Belize Hemp Panel took place at Maya Mountain Lodge, 2 rooms were filled accommodating the many who came.  Email for more info. 
H.E.R.B.
Hemp Education and Research Associates of Belize

Mission: To provide research, information, support, and education to foster the development of a profitable hemp agro-industry in Belize including cultivation, processing and marketing.

Contact Us: hempbelize@gmail.com

The Many Uses
for Industrial Hemp
uses

Books
  • Free Online: The Emperor Wears No Clothes by Jack Herer, or purchase book online (most booksellers). The definitive book on the history and many uses of hemp.
  • Free Book - Discover the Miracle of Hemp - Download at Hemp, Inc.
  • Hemp Bound - Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Next Agricultural Revolution  by Doug Fine..."A Blueprint for the America of the Future" - Can be ordered from ACRES book store online
  • Growing Hemp for Profit e-book by Paul Benhaim...CEO Hemp Foods Australia and of Elixinol Global Ltd.
  • Coming Soon! The Essential Cannabis Book: A Field Guide for the Curious by Rob Mejia...Pre-order here


Marketing (products, buy, sell, explore)

Article 28 of the Single Convention Treaty
(Cannabis Prohibition)
This Convention shall not apply to the cultivation of the cannabis plant exclusively for industrial purposes (fibre and seed) or horticultural purposes.  Acceded by Belize December 18, 2001

Hemp Farming and Processing Equipment

Animal Feed
Editorials ans Ideas for Belize
  • From Bill Conde
  • Why Grow Hemp in Belize




Links to 9 Industrial Hemp Articles published in the Belize Ag report:
More Articles
Websites with news and information
Events/Education
Research
  • Final Status Report Industrial Hemp project in Hawaii 2003:  "In this project I was able to demonstrate that the genetic potential exists within the world's hemp germplasm to create a variety of hemp capable of growing in a few months in a tropical environment a forest of 10 foot plants to provide fiber to any of a long list of industries. I had the plants: I showed it could be done." David P. West, Ph.D. 
Hemp Building
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Hemp Bioplastics

Organizations

Cultivation

Videos