The Social Cooperative Enterprise KANNABIO - HEMP HELLAS, more simply known as KANNABIO hemp cooperative, founded in April 2016.
The Mission of KANNABIO is to support the development of Greek hemp, its biotechnology and industry, the production of high quality and innovative hemp products, their presence on the international market, increasing cooperative and ecological practices.
We provide consultation and expertise about cultivation and processing of hemp. We are creative a processing unit for the production of organic oils, food supplements and building materials. We inform and educate people about the uses of hemp. We are also part of international networks and research bodies dealing with hemp.
The goals of KANNABIO cooperative include demonstrating, through cooperative and collaborative efforts of its members all the possible uses of hemp (Cannabis Sativa L.).
Specifically, the goals of the coop, within the national, european and international legislation, focus on the following actions:
a) Organic production of European approved strains (THC<0.2%).
b) Processing, and producing legal products from hemp.
c) Research and development of innovative products and services related to hemp.
d) Informing and raising awareness of the public and training certain target groups such as farmers, manufacturers, merchants, unemployed people, entrepreneurs, and others to confer the environmental, social and economic benefits of hemp.
e) Offering consulting services, policy proposals, expertise and guidance to the administration in matters related to improving the hemp industry following guidelines of international best practice and experience.
f) Networking and cooperation with research and professional bodies.
To produce high quality and innovative hemp products, promoting the cooperating principles, collaboration and agro-ecology.