In the mid-90s Mike Fata was overweight and unhappy. Then, a friend introduced him to hemp foods, with all their omegas, digestible proteins, vitamins, minerals and fiber. Now he's CEO of Manitoba Harvest, a maker of various hemp foods and oils.
Kelsey Blackwell of Natural Foods Merchandiser caught up with Fata at Natural Products Expo East 2011 and asked what makes his company different from other hemp food companies. Get the full picture of the state of the natural foods industry with the Expo East Digest.