How does Northeast Kingdom Hemp do it?
Because Northeast Kingdom Hemp is located in the northern part of Vermont, they have a unique advantage over industrial hemp farms. In northern Vermont, the long cold winters eliminate almost all pests naturally. There are so few pests that Northeast Kingdom Hemp can prevent problems with aphids by using ladybugs.
Industrial scale hemp farms are forced to use pesticides and herbicides to protect their crops. That’s why they can’t get USDA Organic Certification.
Northeast Kingdom Hemp never uses any pesticides or herbicides, not even organic ones. Even organic pesticides and herbicides can be unhealthy.
By caring for each plant by hand, Northeast Kingdom Hemp can be sure that their hemp grows free from contaminants and is rich with healthy hemp compounds. It’s all part of making the healthiest, purist CBD oils in there Simple Salves and other topical lotions, balms, oils, and hand and body cremes.
What Should You Do?
When selecting CBD products, make sure you’re getting the Healthiest. That means finding a source that puts quality first in every step of the process.
How your CBD is grown, processed, and extracted affects how it works in your body.
Small family farms like Northeast Kingdom Hemp don’t compromise quality for profit. They only make the Healthiest CBD oils. Use a source you can trust.
Compare Northeast Kingdom (NEK) Hemp to Most Major Brands
|The Healthiest Way||Reason||Most Major Brands||NEK Hemp|
|Never Sourced. All hemp grown on own farm||Full control. Who knows what has been done to sourced hemp.||No||Yes|
|Fully Organic USDA Certified||Pure healthy hemp||No||Yes|
|Never any pesticides or herbicides ever.||Hemp is a bio-accumulator. Even organic pesticides aren’t healthy||No||Yes|
|Well-spaced healthy clean individual hemp plants||Prevents mold on lower branches. More natural healthy compounds in hemp plants.||?||Yes|
|Hand harvesting||Avoid loss of terpene crystals on outside of hemp plants through harsh abrasive industrial harvesting||No||Yes|
|Natural drying by hanging in open air||Avoid destruction and loss of terpenes and other healthy hemp compounds due to industrial dryers||No||Yes|
|Optimum slow drying humidity||More humid eastern climate preserves terpenes. Drying too fast in low humidity Colorado, California, Arizona weather causes loss of volatile terpenes||No/?||Yes|
|Precise small-batch CO2 extraction||Preserve and capture volatile terpenes and healthy hemp compounds. Industrial scale extractions don’t. Not all “Full-Spectrums” are equal.||No||Yes|
About Northeast Kingdom Hemp
Northeast Kingdom Hemp is a family farm producing full-spectrum CBD oils and other hemp products in Barton, Vermont. Four generations of family farmers – all born and raised in Vermont – lovingly tend all the hemp on our USDA Certified Organic farm. We follow sustainable practices to grow pure and healthy hemp plants. We do all the processing of our hemp, including small-batch supercritical CO2 extraction which preserves and captures the more than 80 active compounds naturally found in hemp. The result is pure healthier CBD oils that are teeming with naturally occurring phytocannabinoids, terpenes, and flavonoids that are largely lost by more industrial extraction methods. Because we perform the entire process from planting to bottling right on the farm, we know that every step is done right to give you the purest and healthiest CBD oils.