Interesting facts you might not have known about hemp
The value of hemp seeds to the body are proven by the science, but this is not the only interesting fact about hemp.
1. Did you know that the cultivation of hemp has spread 10 thousand year ago, when it was found that they are suitable for material production? Due to this ability, hemp fiber was even appreciated in the same way as gold in ancient times.
2. More than 50 thousand different products can be produced from hemp. Yes, this single plant can be used in the food industry as well as in the production of daily products such as rope, paper and even biofuels.
3. Hemp is a plant which can be used all, without leaving any waste.
4. Hemps are even used in car industry. Did you know that every Mercedes C class car has around 20 kilograms elements, made of hemps?
5. At the beginning of XIX century, a number of canvases were made from hemp fiber. Did you know that the early works of Van Gogh are painted on canvas made from hemp?