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Legalize Hempcrete: The Growing Eco-Movement to Build Homes Out of Hemp

Hemp is energy-efficient, non-toxic, and resistant to mold, insects, and fire.

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Building a hemp home\n

The notion of California dreamin' is poised to reach a whole new level with the state's first home made out of hemp. The owners of the ruins of Knapp's Castle in Santa Barbara plan to begin building a home out of a sustainable construction material called Hempcrete, a mixture of hemp, lime, and water.

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