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Hemp vs. Marijuana & The 2018 Farm Bill

One of the most important and frequently misunderstood distinctions in the cannabis industry is that of hemp vs. marijuana.  Semantically, hemp refers to cannabis bred for a variety of commercial items & industrial uses, including paper, clothing, biodegradable plastics and biofuel. Marijuana, on the other hand, is a slang term describing cannabis strains bred for the potent, resinous glands that grow on the flowers and leaves.