- Report: Legal Marijuana Is Fastest Growing Industry in U.S. January 27, 2015
- Recreational Marijuana State Law Map January 26, 2015
- Congressional Research Service Studies Legalizing Marijuana January 25, 2015
A few facts about hemp:
– Hemp has been grown for at least the last 12,000 years for use as food and fiber (textiles and paper).
– George Washington and Thomas Jefferson both grew.
– Ben Franklin owned a mill that made hemp paper.
– Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence on hemp paper.
– American colonies used hemp to make sails and rope for ships.
– Hemp can be made into more than 25,000 types of products.
– BMW is experimenting with hemp in automobiles in an effort to make cars more recyclable.
– Henry Ford experimented with hemp to build car bodies.
Hemp needs to be re-legalized in the United States!
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