- Hemp seeds provide more high quality protein, fiber and healthy compounds than any of the other millions of plants on earth!
- Hemp is an excellent material for insulating homes and other buildings, eliminating the need for fiberglass!
- It can take as long as twenty years for a tree to mature for harvest. Hemp can be harvested after growing for only four months!
- Fabric made from hemp is stronger, warmer, more absorbent and resists mildew better than cotton!
- Hemp oil is one of the best sources of the good fat known as poly-unsaturated fatty acids!
- Hemp plants are immune to most plant diseases and insects so they can be grown with far less herbicides or pesticides than conventional crops!
- Hemp can be used to make ethanol to power gasoline engines, as well as oil for diesel engines!
- Hemp plants “eat” radiation, one of the leading causes of cancer and thyroid disease! Hemp has the ability of eliminating radioactive toxins from the soil!
- “Marijuanaman”, by Joe Casey, Jim Mahfood and Ziggy Marley. (Image Comics, Inc., 2011)
- “Did the government give industrial hemp a pass to clean up radiation in the States?”, by Christina Sarich. (www.nationofchange.org)