In Hemp 101 we discuss how cannabis came to North America, how hemp was a required crop and needed to be grown to produce cordage and fabric, how cannabis was offered for sale and accepted as a medical remedy, and how smoking marijuana for its recreational benefit was considered fashionable.
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In Hemp 104 we discuss the rising acceptance of marijuana and hemp, especially medical marijuana and cannabidiol (CBD) and the battle against the resistance put in the way by the Department of Justice and the Food and Drug Administration.
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