Frequently asked questions
What is hemp?
Hemp is a plant in the cannabis family. Industrial hemp by legal definition contains less than 0.3% THC. Hemp was a major agricultural commodity grown in almost every state prior to 1937.
What is hemp used for?
Its seeds and flowers are used in health foods, organic body care, and other nutraceuticals. The fibers and stalks are used in hemp clothing, construction materials, paper, biofuel, plastic composites, and more.
What is the growing season for hemp?
Hemp is a summer crop generally farmed between June and early November.