Why should farmers grow hemp? Because hemp is the ultimate cash crop, producing more fiber, food and oil than any other plant on the planet.
The Campaign for the Restoration and Regulation of Hemp (CRRH) goal is to educate people about the medicinal and industrial uses for cannabis in our global society in order to restore hemp cultivation and end adult cannabis prohibition.
Cannabis Prohibition is really about money and the continued centralization of economic and political control. Hemp oil is the reason the petrochemical industry made up the "reefer madness" myth. They renamed hemp, using racist propaganda, calling it marijuana, and lied to make it illegal. Learn More...
This simple plant, Cannabis, can be put to use as medicine, recreation, fiber, fuel, delicious and nutritious food, among many other things. It would fill so many needs and put Oregon on a path toward sustainability. Our forward-thinking attitude toward hemp and cannabis would create jobs, revitalize our farming communities, boost tourism, and create billions of dollars in revenue for the country. If you don't know much about cannabis, we urge you to take the time to learn about the plant.
1. Restore industrial hemp, the most productive agricultural source of fiber protein and oil. Hemp seed oil is diesel fuel.
2. "Hemp is of first necessity to the wealth & protection of the country." Thomas Jefferson
3. "Make the most of the hemp seed, and sow it everywhere!" George Washington