Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence on it.
Levi Strauss jeans were originally made from it.
Spaniards first brought it to the Americas and cultivated it in Chile. Wide-spread cultivation of it in the USA occurred during WWII.
What is it?
It is Cannabis sativa … better known as industrial hemp.
The cultivation and use of hemp in goes back at least 10,000 years. Today more than 30 nations produce industrial hemp including the major players: Canada, China, Ukraine and other European Union nations.
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