• Hemp Jeans

    Hemp: Nature’s Greatest Wonder and Gift

    Hemp is one of the most versatile crops that the Earth has gifted us. It is believed that the hemp industry has existed since 8,000 BC, making it one of the oldest industries in the world, and that hemp has over 50,000 uses. While hemp had been cultivated and used for a variety of purposes, the industry began facing trouble in 1937, when the Marijuana Tax Act placed a heavy tax on all cannabis, discouraging its production. In 1970, hemp was classified as an illegal Schedule I substance through the Controlled Substances Act; however, this status was removed from hemp in 2018, allowing hemp to be produced as an ordinary…