Many people think of hemp as being a sustainable, environmentally friendly plant. It uses less water than cotton, helps preserve trees, and can even be used to create nontoxic and biodegradable plastics and other products.
But the truth is more complex than these simple statements would suggest. In this article, we’ll discuss 10 things you probably didn’t know about sustainable hemp farming.
First, let’s start with the basics: what is sustainability, and why is it important?
To our team here at Charlotte’s Web, sustainability means behaving responsibly to avoid the depletion of our natural resources. It means maintaining an ecological balance. It means acting in harmony with nature to help preserve our precious yet fragile environment to ensure that our grandchildren will have a suitable world to…