There are over 25,000 Uses of Hemp, far too long a list to write here, so we’ll focus in on the top ten.

But first, let’s take a closer look at the hemp plant itself. Industrial hemp and marijuana are both strains of the cannabis sativa plant, but hemp contains less than 1% tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive ingredient that gives the high. Whereas marijuana usually contains between 10 and 20 percent.

Uses of Hemp

The growing techniques and uses of the plants differs greatly. Hemp is grown for industrial purposes, and is used to produce a number of products, from paper and pipes to hemp oil and lotions.

The list of hemp uses is lengthy and is likely growing.

Click here to read about 10 valuable uses of hemp.