One person could invest a lifetime of time, energy and money and still not learn all that there is to know about the Cannabis Sativa Hemp Plant. This plant is a TRUE GIFT FROM GOD, and we are forever grateful for our relationship with this plant and with YOU and our beloved planet!
What is Hemp?
Hemp, more than ever, is a plant that has the ability to sustain life on this planet. With all 10 essential amino acids and a well balanced ratio of omega fatty acids, hemp is a vital super-food that is now contributing to the awakening of humanity and the healing of the nations.
Hemp is generally referred to as the industrial, non-psychoactive variety of Cannabis sativa L. used for a multitude of products. Marijuana on the other hand, is referred to as the medicinal variety of Cannabis which people ingest for the psychoactive benefits.
What Are the Attributes of Hemp?
Hemp grows to lengths of 10-16 feet. It’s grown for its fiber and seed production. It can be used to make over 25,000 different products, including textiles, paper, paint and varnishes, particle and MDF board, cellulose plastics, cordage, bio-fuel, all sorts of foods, furniture, body care products and the list goes on and on..
Popular Mechanics came out with an article in their February of 1938 issue entitled "Billion Dollar Crop" (see article). What a bold statement and at a time when money was worth a lot more than it is today!
The fact that hemp has SO MANY uses and can be made into, literally, thousands of different products contributes to it's MASSIVE VALUE as a CASH CROP for whatever nations are allowing its people to grow it.
What is the Vision for the Future of Hemp?
With the help from all the intelligent statesmen, lawyers, agricultural commissioners, teachers, mothers, fathers, visionaries, writers, inventor and so on. "We the People of the United States" enjoy the value-added benefits of farming and manufacturing hemp here in the U.S.. it just makes sense - it makes cents too.
The old paradigm was that hemp was bad, or marijuana, or cannabis.
However, we are here to share with the world every reason why Hemp is Good.
The Many Uses of Hemp: