Hemp is a variety of the cannabis sativa that is used for commercial and industrial purposes. Hemp is known to be plant that grows very fast. Hemp is a raw material for most industries as it can be used to make very many products. Hemp seeds can be used as food, eaten either raw or after roasting. Oil can be obtained when the hemp seeds are taken through the process of industrial squeezing. Salad dishes can also be made by use of hemp leaves. Food products of the hemp plant have high nutritional content. Fibres from hemp can be used in making ornaments and jewellery. Hemp necklaces and bracelets are made by intertwining the hemp fibres through a special method.
Plantations can be protected from the invasion of weeds by planting hemp plant. The texture of the hemp plant makes it suitable to be used as animal bedding. The oils produced from the hemp seeds are used in the manufacture of bio fuels which are more harmless than the inorganic fuels. Hemp fibre is also used in making strong ropes and strings. Chemicals found in the hemp plant are used for industrial purification of water and soil. The industrial manufacture of paper can use the hemp plant together with other materials to make high quality paper. The hemp has medicinal value that is used in the manufacturing of medical drugs. Medical marijuana is the name of the hemp product used for medicinal purposes. The protein present in the hemp seeds are used for nutritional purposes. The nutritional value of hemp plant makes it highly marketable in the nutritional and medical industries. Hemp protein is also used to ease hypertension and other heart-related diseases. The protein is also used as an intoxicants in the case of poison consumption. Hemp mil is used in the manufacture of spices used in cooking. Dried hemp seeds and leaves can be ground to make cooking spices. The hemp plant can also be manufactured to produce fine and strong fabric.
The fabric from hemp plant are used in the textile industry to manufacture clothes and other textile products. The fertility of soil can be improved by planting the hemp plant among other crops. The foliage that hemp plant has can be used in organic manure production. Fertile soil can be produced using the hemp leaves which decay very fast and produce humus. The hemp juice is an organic juice that is extracted from the hemp leaves by industrial squeezing is of high nutritional value used in making beverages, drugs and soft drinks. Manufacturing companies of cosmetics can use the hemp juice in their productions as the hemp juice can also be used as a natural cosmetic.