The Hemp Road Trip bus will take place on Monday, June 13 from 4pm – 8 pm at Vital Hemp (2305 Main Street, Santa Monica) in preparation for the team of hemp advocate’s cross country trek to educate Americans about industrial hemp – a plant grown by our founding fathers that’s ready for a comeback as a source of tens of thousands of U.S. jobs.
Hempin’ Across the USA, a national grassroots campaign created in Colorado to free the hemp seed, an agricultural crop with thousands of beneficial uses, including: food, fiber, fuel, building materials, etc, according to organizers.
Inside the bus: Get footage of a multitude of items made from industrial hemp
– Hemp American Flag made from industrial hemp grown in Kentucky
– Hemp clothing
– Textiles, including seat cushions and pillow covers
– Food items, such as hemp protein bars
– Hemp paper and The First Harvest – first modern booklet published in the U.S. completely on hemp paper
– Hemp rope and bags
– Hemp hurd animal bedding
– Hempcrete construction block.