Hemp: how can we unlock its full potential?
Industrial Hemp, also known Cannabis sativa L., has a low, non-narcotic, THC-content. It is one is of the oldest crops grown by mankind and has been largely cultivated all over Europe for centuries. As a matter of fact, historical records show that naturally rich in CBD/cannabinoids hemp, flowers, leaves and hemp extracts have always been an integral part of human diet.
The best thing about hemp is that all parts of the plant can be used, so nothing goes to waste! Stalks, roots, leaves, flowers and seeds can be transformed and used for many different products: textile, paper, insulation material, bioplastics, feed, food, dietary supplements, cosmetics, among others.