Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods

Certified B Corporation

Manitoba, Canada

Certified Since

January 2014


Food products



Operates In


United States

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods is the world’s largest hemp foods manufacturer to grow, make and sell their own line of hemp food products. Manitoba Harvest’s award-winning products like Hemp Hearts raw shelled hemp seeds and Hemp Pro 70 protein concentrate are found at thousands of retailers across North America. Manitoba Harvest is in the fields – educating farmers and encouraging more hemp acres. Manitoba Harvest makes everything on-site at their world class manufacturing facility (Yes – their manufacturing plant has achieved the global “gold standard” in food safety and quality – BRC Certification). Manitoba Harvest proactively spreads the word about the nutritional and sustainability benefits of hemp foods to all that will listen.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods earned an overall score of 100.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
100.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 11.2

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement0.4
Ethics & Transparency3.2
+ Mission Locked7.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 26.6

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security10.8
Health, Wellness, & Safety6.7
Career Development3.4
Engagement & Satisfaction4.8

Community 16.2

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & inclusion, economic impact, civic engagement, charitable giving, and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion3.0
Economic Impact1.5
Civic Engagement & Giving3.7
Supply Chain Management6.4

Environment 42.0

Environment evaluates a company’s overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company’s operations and, when applicable its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management4.3
Air & Climate4.3
Land & Life7.5
+ Resource Conservation13.6
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation9.8

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Customers 4.1

Customers evaluates a company’s stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship4.1

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2024 Overall B Impact Score100.2
2020 Overall B Impact Score92.5
2016 Overall B Impact Score96.5
2014 Overall B Impact Score94.8

Additional Documentation

Disclosure Report_2023

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods Transparent Assessment 2023

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