There is a lot of confusion about the difference between hemp, cannabis and marijuana.

Cannabis, hemp or marijuana is our oldest crop, sown for over 12,000 years, and may have been domesticated over 30,000 years ago.

It produces more fuel, fiber, food and medicine than any other plant.

The seeds of cannabis produce the most productive and nutritious vegetable oil and protein. Hemp produces more fiber, from its stems and stalks, than any other plant, and hemp fiber can be used to make paper, canvas, rope, lace, linen, building materials and more.

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D. Paul Stanford ~ Counterpunch.org ~

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