We love hemp and here’s why:
It is a plant that has over 60,000 uses. A plant that has been used for over 10,000 years . A plant that could replace chemical medicine. A plant that can reduce deforestation and habitat destruction of the planet. A plant that can alleviate climate change. And no it is not marijuana, you could die from smoking hemp.
Did you know that hemp can be transformed into almost anything?
A replacement fibre to water-heavy cotton, a biodegradeable alternative to plastic, hempcrete for housing, hemp fuel for cars, bio-pesticides for crops, and a natural material to make surfboards.
This malleable crop is eco-friendly, biodegradable and renewable. Despite its health benefits for humans it contains numerous health benefits for the planet.
Eating hemp protein has over 15 health benefits
Hemp protein today comes in several shapes and forms. Made from grinding hemp plant seeds it contains all 20 amino acids, including the 9 essential amino-acids.
Here are 15 reasons why you should incorporate hemp protein into your diet.
1. Boosts Immune System
2. Increases Energy Levels
3. Strengthens Hair
4. Reduces Inflammation
5. Improves Digestion
6. Repairs Muscle
7. Conditions Scalp
8. Reduces Risk of Heart Disease
9. Builds Lean Muscle
10. Curbs hunger craving
11. Relieves Eczema
12. Reduces Osteoporosis Risk
13. Cleanses the Colon
14. Boosts Metabolism
15. Regulates Cholesterol Level
Vote Hemp in the USA
Up until recently hemp was illegal to grow in the US since the 1930s. In December 2018 Trump passed the Farm Bill changing the status of hemp, placing it under USDA control and out of the Controlled Substances Act that previously restricted its use and farming.
So join the NGO: Vote Hemp, fighting in the name of hemp. Educating legislators, advocating for hemp laws, defending against policies that restrict commerce and taking action to legalise hemp farming.
Is hemp legal to grow in your country? Check the map below and see if you can start a fight to free hemp from its outdated stigma