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Cannabis, Marijuana, and Hemp: Do You Know the Difference?
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Cannabis, Marijuana, and Hemp: Do You Know the Difference?

Don’t beat yourself up if you don’t. For 80 years the U.S. government has lumped these terms together. If you weren’t specifically studying these substances, there’s no reason you would know. But the truth is, cannabis, marijuana, and hemp are not the same things, yet so often they are used interchangeably. In a world where...

Turning From Tobacco to Cannabis
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Turning From Tobacco to Cannabis

Farming Hemp Again Hemp farming is not new to the U.S. It’s just been gone a while. The U.S. had a rich history of growing hemp commercially. But in the first part of the 20th century, the government began to demonize marijuana, and hemp got lumped in with its psychoactive cousin. True they are related,...

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Hemp’s Potential to Change the World

Industrial hemp, which means the non-psychoactive (less than 1% THC) varieties of Cannabis Sativa L., may just be the miracle plant that addresses our emerging health and global sustainability issues. The world is becoming increasingly aware of hemp’s medicinal benefits, but did you know that over 25,000 products can be made from hemp for modern...