hemp, too close to reefer madness for comfort, was one of them.
Ultimately, hemp reform is as much about the process as it is the economic opportunity.
I even had hemp necklaces on—I was going through that period in my life.
“Make the most of the hemp seed and grow it everywhere,” George Washington instructed his new America.
The MetaCleanse and Skin Renewal Elixir followed, each tasting like tree bark and hemp.
Each kernel contains another of the size of a hemp seed, which from its oleaginous nature is converted into oil.
There is also plenty of hemp for cordage, and tar could be made in abundance.
Thus the patent shroud-laid rope, made from clean Petersburgh hemp, was found to break at a strain between 63⁄4 and 71⁄4 cwt.
The principal products for export are "Manila" hemp, sugar, and tobacco.
After the crop of hemp the land was sown with turnips, a valuable resource for the winter.
Old English hænep "hemp, cannabis sativa," from Proto-Germanic *hanapiz (cf. Old Saxon hanap, Old Norse hampr, Old High German hanaf, German Hanf), probably a very early Germanic borrowing of the same Scythian word that became Greek kannabis (see cannabis). As the name of the fiber made from the plant, by c.1300. Slang sense of "marijuana" dates from 1940s; though scientific use for the narcotic derived from hemp dates to 1870.
Marijuana; Indian hemp (1940s+ Narcotics)