Hemp is the cannabis sativa variety of plant that is used in industries and commercial purposes. The rate of growth of the hemp plant is very fast. The hemp plant can be used for different industrial productions. Hemp provides edible seeds which can be eaten raw or roasted. Industrial squeezing of the hemp seeds gives forth oil. Salad dishes can also be made by use of hemp leaves. The food products of hemp are of high nutritional value. Hemp can also be used in the making of jewellery and ornaments. There are procedures that are followed when making necklaces and bracelets from hemp fibres.
Plantations can be protected from the invasion of weeds by planting hemp plant. Farmers can also use the hemp plant as animal bedding as it has a soft texture. The organic fuels that are made from the hemp seeds are more harmless compared to the inorganic fuels. Hemp fibre are very effective in making strong ropes and strings. There are chemicals in the hemp plant that can be used to purify water and soil through industrial processes. Hemp plant can be combined with other material for the industrial production of high quality paper. Some medical drugs are also manufactured using the medicinal value found in hemp plant. It is the hemp plant used for medical value that is known as medical marijuana. The protein present in the hemp seeds are used for nutritional purposes. Medical and nutritional industries demand highly for the hemp plant due to its high nutrition value. Hemp protein is also used to ease hypertension and other heart-related diseases. The hemp protein is known for treating poison consumption. Hemp mil is used in the manufacture of spices used in cooking. The seeds and leaves can also be ground and used in cooking as spices. The hemp plant can also be manufactured to produce fine and strong fabric.
Clothes and textile products can be made from the hemp fabrics. Planting the hemp plant among other crops help to increase soil fertility. The foliage that hemp plant has can be used in organic manure production. The hemp leaves decay very fast thus creating humus which is very essential in the formation of fertile soil. Hemp juice which is of high nutritional values is used in the manufacture of some beverages, soft drinks and drugs. The juice can be used in the manufacture of cosmetic as it can also be used as a natural cosmetic.