Katas Hempstead Agro Farms Pvt Ltd.

Benefits of Hemp

Hemp is an environment-friendly crop with less ecological footprints.

Hemp plants consume four times as much carbon dioxide as trees.

Hemp is water efficient plant and requires minimal water in order to grow.

Hemp can be grown without pesticides.

Hemp is fast-growing and tall with crowded foliage. This blocks the sun to the ground. Deterring weed growth. Hemp can grow in high density, leaving no chance for weeds to root in.

Research Partners & Projects

  • Optimisation of industrial hemp cultivation for different eco-zones of Pakistan.
  • ⁠Promotion of industrial hemp for fiber
  • ⁠Evaluation of non toxic hemp material and its seed production.

Pakistan Agricultural
Reserach Council

University of Agriculture
Faisalabad, Pakistan