Different products require various parts of the hemp plant. Here is a description of each part used.
Seeds / Oils
Hemp seeds are a great source of protein, essential fatty acids, dietary fiber, vitamin E and more. (1)
The hemp seeds can be processed into oil that can be used for things like paint but also salad dressing and much more.
Hurds / Shives
The soft, woody core of the hemp stalk. (2)
The outer portion of the stem, which contains the long bast, cellulosic fibers (3)
The lateral appendage of the plant which is the most important structure for photosynthesis. (4)
All of the hemp plant.
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