Benefits of the Hemp Plant.
Cannabis is a term used to refer to marijuana for its recreational use while hemp applies more in the industrial use. Hemp is an herb and is used in the production of many products for the benefits that it has. Globally there are many countries that are producing hemp for industrial uses. The herb’s industrial use is seen in the making of fuel ,food and textile among others. Hemp can also be used in the products that are in support of green lifestyle.
Hemp does not require any pesticides , herbicides and other chemicals making the herb very healthy and functional for green living. The herb is key in preventing soil erosion and produces oxygen as well. When blended with flax, cotton and silk hemp is used to make clothing. With that same blend furnishings can be made as well. Non-woven products such as the beddings of animals can be crafted from the two inner fibers that are more woodier. Apart from providing two hundred and fifty percent more fiber than cotton , hemp is faster growing than cotton. oil found in the seeds of the hemp plant can be used in the production of oil based paints when extracted. Through industrial refining processes the oil can be made into cooking oil . Creams can also be produced from the same oils as well.
With sufficient and strong fiber you have the ropes and sacks as well. Hemp is sued in the strengthening of concrete through the product hempcrete and this way the structures are strong. Hemp is used in the production of a bio composite that is used in making of internal panels of some vehicles. Hemp has amazing nutritional content that makes it to be used in food items, to be specific the plant has fatty acids and amino acids. The herb could be used directly as a salad and the seeds can be used in the making of hemp milk. Hemp can be used in baking and consumed with cereals and other products in that line. The oil from the seeds is edible and makes good supplement.
The oil can be frozen for very long periods of time and it doesn’t need preservatives to prevent it from going bad. Hemp seeds contain a lot of minerals iron and calcium included which makes is it a good solution for those diagnosed with iron deficiency in their blood. Hemp also has anti-inflammatory property and that makes it to be relied upon in medication. The eco-friendly properties of the hemp plant has seen it used as a purifier in waste water. Hemp plant has accelerated growth that helps in killing of weeds without using chemicals.