Left Hand Hemp Company works to educate those interested in learning about the sustainable building material called hempcrete. This is a great opportunity for any homeowner interested in a tiny home, shed or garage to build with environmentally friendly materials. This carbon negative material will not “off-gas”, will work to control humidity and pull carbon from the air, naturally! This non-toxic, fire-resistant, mold and pest proof material is a huge hit in countries around the world like England, France, UkraineĀ and Germany. There are also many examples of hempcrete homes in the U.S. in all different climates.

Kelly Thornton founder of Left Hand Hemp begun his journey in sustainable construction with strawbale and soon learned about hempcrete’s superior characteristics. With an enthusiastic approach to teaching students about hemp construction, the hempcrete workshops are both educational and fun!

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Alli Cloyd, hemp-event coordinator, loves the sustainable solutions the industrial hemp plant brings. A lover of the Earth and believer that hemp will save the planet, Alli wants to see the natural building material of hempcrete take over the building industry. Alli and hemp’s journey began with the Rocky Mountain Hemp Association, she immersed herself in the industry and soaked up all the knowledge and history she could. She hopes to drastically improve the world we live in today through hemp farming and hemp construction.

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  1. may i please get on a list to receive info about the Haiti workshop when it is available? Wish i could attend one closer to home, but my schedule does not permit.
    thank you,Bonnie Richards

  2. Hello my family and I live in Virginia and want to learn and build a hemp concrete home. Any chance you may be expanding to the East Coast? Do you know aorganizations that hold similar workshops in my area?
    Thank you in advance!

    1. Thanks for reaching out! If you want to build a hempcrete home, we can come and host a class and help you build it! Check out our “host a workshop” page. What is a good contact for you? We can explain in more detail. (I don’t have to approve that comment to be public.)

  3. Can it be used as insulation? What is the R-Value? For example fiberglass is R-3 per inch of depth. Thank you for your time.

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