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Amazing benefits and uses of hemp

Patrick Cullen

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Amazing benefits and uses of hemp

Hemp, typically found in the northern hemisphere is one of the fastest growing plants and one of the first to be spun into usable fiber. It is can be refined into a large variety of items including but not limited to food, clothing, paper, textiles, biofuel, biodegradable plastics and paints. Cannabis as a drug and hemp derive from the species Cannabis sativa, and therefore contain the psychoactive component tetrahydrocannabinol, also known as THC. Hemp has low concentrations of THC and high concentrations of cannabidiol (CBD), which decreases or eradicates its psychoactive effects. CBD has been used medicinally for epilepsy treatment...