Cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) strengthens bones and accelerates

Cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD), strengthens bones and accelerates the healing of fractures, without causing any psychotropic effects. We found that CBD alone makes bones stronger during healing, enhancing the maturation of the collagenous matrix, which provides the basis for new mineralization of bone tissue. After being treated with CBD, the healed bone will be harder to…

Animals have CB1 and CB2 receptors!

Did you know animals have CB1 and CB2 receptors? All animals, with the exception of insects, have cannabinoid receptors in their brains, immune systems, and organs. As a result, their bodies absorb the cannabinoids found in hemp derived phytocannabinoid-rich oil. In fact, rather than having to assimilate chemical calming products our bodies naturally interact with the…

Marijuana Health Benefits

Marijuana has many known health benefits. And current research is revealing even more health benefits from marijuana. Marijuana strains naturally contain chemicals called cannabinoids. Indicas, sativas, and hybrids vary in their composition of cannabinoids. The two primary cannabinoids in marijuana are delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD). View graph (below) to see all cannabinoids in…

What is Marijuana?

Marijuana is the flower from the Cannabis plant species. Cannabis has two main sub-species, Cannabis indica and Cannabis sativa. Indica and sativa are the two types of marijuana strains, much like wine has two types, red and white. Both indica and sativa strains produce different physical and cognitive effects. Hybrids are marijuana strain mixes (cross-breeds)…

Hemp Plastic

Hemp plastics, Henry Ford used hemp-and-sisal cellulose plastic to build car doors and fenders in 1941. On video Henry Ford demonstrated that his hemp cars were more resistant to blows from a sledgehammer than steel-bodied cars were. The basic building block of plastics is cellulose taken from petroleum, but toxic petrochemical compositions are not the only…

Why Should Farmers Grow Hemp?

Because hemp is the ultimate cash crop, producing more fiber, food and oil than any other plant on the planet. According to the Notre Dame University publication, The Midland Naturalist, from a 1975 article called, “Feral Hemp in Southern Illinois,” about the wild hemp fields that annual efforts from law enforcement eradication teams cannot wipe out,…

Hempcrete

  Hempcrete is a bio-composite made of the inner woody core of the hemp plant mixed with a lime-based binder. The hemp core or “Shiv” has a high silica content which allows it to bind well with lime. This property is unique to hemp among all natural fibers. The result is a lightweight cementitious insulating…

Hemp can’t get you high

One of the major differences between hemp and marijuana is the THC level. THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is the component found in the cannabis plant that causes the state of euphoria, or “high,” after consuming marijuana. Hemp contains less than .3% of THC. Any cannabis plant that has .3% THC level and higher is considered marijuana. This…

States That Have Approved Medical Marijuana

  Nearly all U.S. states will medical marijuana laws have approved medical marijuana for the treatment of HIV/AIDS. These states include: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont and…

Hemp Horse Bedding Benefits

Hemp Horse Bedding Benefits Less Upkeep! One of the most absorbent horse beddings on the market 2x more absorbent than straw or pine shavings Higher salvage rate, since it is an industrial absorbent (absorbs 4x its weight), saving time and money Hemp’s absorbency and material characteristics help trap ammonia and unwanted smells Unlike some pine pellets and wood…

Hulled Hemp Seeds

hulled hemp seeds are natures power sprinkles! These tiny powerful seeds have the perfect 3:1 ratio of Omega 3 to Omega 6, ensuring you are reaching your peak nutritional potential. Add these perfectly soft textured seeds to anything imaginable: yogurt, cereal, baking recipes, nut butter spreads, and more!

Here Are Hemp Oil’s Most Significant Health Benefits

  Hemp Oil Helps Maintain a Hormonal Balance: Hemp is the only edible seed that contains gamma-linolenic acid, which is eventually converted to the protective hormone prostaglandin PGE1 that regulates the hormonal balance and supports menopausal health. Hemp Oil Regenerates and Energizes The Skin’s Protective Layer: Due to its high content of omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids, hemp oil has a…

So What Exactly Makes Hemp Oil Healthy?

  Hemp seeds are rich in protein, polyunsaturated fatty acids, omega 6, omega 3 and insoluble fiber. They are a good source of tocopherols, or Vitamin E antioxidants. They’re packed with minerals such as potassium, magnesium, iron, zinc, calcium, and phosphorus, plus  microelements like strontium, thorium, arsenic and chromium. High in essential fatty acids, Omega 6 and omega 3, hemp oil can be…

Animal Bedding made by Hemp

SAFE FOR ANIMALS Free from toxic chemicals and does not cause hoof damage. RESPIRATORY HEALTH This bedding is virtually dust free and is recommended by Vets/Farriers. TREE FREE BEDDING Made from 100% Earth-friendly Industrial Hemp Hurd. MORE ABSORBENT Up to 500-650% more absorbent than traditional bedding products. RICH COMPOST Breaks down into a rich, organic…

Plant A Tree

Plant our future help keep farmers around the world, Teaching them how to use forest gardens to build more sustainable futures. Their work is essential in restoring degraded soil, as well as bringing back tree cover to upland areas, reducing the likelihood of flooding and mudslides. The skills these farmers learn often bleed out into the surrounding area, organically expanding trees…

Hemp Protein Powder

Hemp Protein Powder Real hemp protein powder naturally contains fiber, working with your body to help make digesting our protein as easy as eating it! Real hemp protein powder has a perfectly smooth texture making it great alone as a supplement shake or added to baking and other recipes for incredible added nutritional benefits.  

Hemp For Pets

Most Pet foods are like “fast foods” for humans – without all the nutrients and only made to taste good. Hemp seed oil is better than fish or flax seed based oils because it naturally has the perfect Omega 6 to Omega 3 ratio ( 3:1 ) of fatty acids which your dog needs. Hemp…

What Is The Endocannabinoid System?

What Is The Endocannabinoid System? The endogenous cannabinoid system, named after the plant that led to its discovery, is perhaps the most important physiologic system involved in establishing and maintaining human health. Endocannabinoids and their receptors are found throughout the body: in the brain, organs, connective tissues, glands, and immune cells. In each tissue, the…

What is CBD?

  CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a natural cannabinoid contained in the plants of the cannabis family. Both hemp and marijuana belong to this same cannabis plant family, but they are two distinct plants (technically, not taxonomically) with different CBD content. Marijuana contains both CBD and quite a bit of THC. THC is an illegal…

Hemp VS Cannabis

If there were still any question over whether or not hemp and Cannabis are two different plants, it should be put to rest with the publication of a new study that shows the genetic difference between Hemp & Cannabis. Researchers from the University of Minnesota’s (U of M) College of Biological Sciences and College of Food, Agricultural,…