Industrial Hemp: It's not Pot | Monica Emerich, PhD

Did you know that Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence on hemp paper? Did you know that hemp is one of the most ecologically friendly and versatile resources and make everything from fuel to carpet?

And did you know that industrial hemp is not marijuana? Farmers do. So do scientists. State legislatures seem to know, but for some reason, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) does not.

From the North American Industrial Hemp Council:

Hemp is a distinct variety of the plant species cannabis sativa L. Due to the

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