Hemp and its properties
Hemp is an ancient plant that has been cultivated for millennia. It is one of the first plants cultivated by human. Hemp comes from the same species of Marijuana plant – Cannabis Sativa L. However, Unlike cannabis, industrial hemp contains negligible levels of the psychotropic compound delta-9-THC. Indeed, the Industrial Hemp regulation forbids producing a plant containing more than 0.3% THC.
Industrial Hemp, the product of tomorrow
Hemp is a renewable resource which provides a large source of fiber, food, energy and fuel. It can be seen as a perfect answer for a greener future.
Firstly, the hemp plant is highly resistant to most insect and disease, largely eliminating the need for most pesticides and it requires little water: That is why it can be grown in all almost all climates.
Secondly, Industrial Hemp really can provide all the basic necessities of life: food, shelter, clothing and medicine… and of course, our famous Ecomil hemp drink made from hemp seeds.
Benefits of Hemp Seeds
Hemp seed are one of the nature’s perfect foods; it can be considered as a Super food. Indeed, this is the most nutritive and potent seed of the world.
The main interest of hemp is the ratio of omega-6/omega-3 equal to 3:1 .This phenomenon is unique in food and provides the best relation recommended for human.
In addition, due to the presence of the 8 Essential Animo Acid, hemp seed is the most complete vegetal protein. Whole hemp seed contains over 25 % protein and hulled hemp seed over 35 %.
Making this delicious gluten free and lactose free hemp drink, Ecomil has known to profit from nutritive values of this amazing plant.