UAB “Agropro” had cultivated hemp fiber in 107 hectares in 2013, and this territory had increased 5 times in a period of two years. UAB “Agropro” cultivated hemp in 2,500 hectares in 2017, where the large part constitutes certified organic fields. We intend to grow hemp in the area of 2,500-3,000 ha in 2018.
Since 2014 UAB “Agropro” (production of food) works only with by 100% organic raw material and only with FINOLA variety of hemp seeds, grown in certified organic farms of Lithuania. We work only with selected certified organic farms, co-operate with the Public Institution Ekoagros that provides the activity of organic agriculture and food certification and control. Raw materials and organic products of UAB “Agropro” are checked at least 3 times a year.