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THGA is Looking for a Few Good Partners!

Texas Hemp Growers Association (THGA) is looking for partners to help us grow. We are farmers who love the land we steward and want to be a part of the solution by providing you with a local source for food that also offers alternatives to single use plastics, building products, biocomposites, paper products, and so much more. As a consumer, we know you also want to be a part of this solution.

 We can’t get going without your help. There is no time to waste. The need is now, but so is the solution.

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How Do I Join the Movement for a Sustainable Future for Both the Earth and the Farmer?

Texas seed trials are vital, and we need your help to keep it going.

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About Seed Trials


Seed trials are small plots that farmers set aside to grow and test new seed varieties. It costs about $250,000 to run a proper seed trial.


Before growing acres and acres of a new seed, farmers need to know how a plant will respond to their environment by answering questions such as:

  • Will it grow? Some hemp varieties from northern latitudes would only grow a few inches in Texas.
  • We need to know which varieties will grow the best in the South Plains.
  • Will this variety give us the fiber in quality and quantity we need for end products? Each product requires specific amounts and specifications.
  • What are the needs of this plant? Water, weed control, nutrients?
  • What will hemp put back into the soil? Will it improve the yield of the crops that are grown the next year?


  • Ten volunteer farmers will grow 30 acres of multiple varieties from China, Ukrainian, and Mediterranean countries.
  • They will be paid up front per acre to guarantee they will not lose the income from those acres.
  • Farmers will cover all growing costs.
  • Each variety will be tested separately to discover its advantages and disadvantages.