FAQs Hemp Seed Powder

What is Edestin Protein?

Hemp is the only plant to produce ‘Edestin Protein’- a highly-digestible protein that stimulates the manufacturing process of antibodies against invasive agents and is considered the backbone of the cell’s DNA.

 

Can I cook/bake with Hemp Protein?

Yes, you can! Please look at the directions of use. Also, you can experiment with recipes and creatively include Hemp Seed Powder to your diet.

 

Do Hemp Seeds contain THC?

Hemp contains less than 0.3% THC by dry weight which is the norm set by governments around the globe. This amount of THC is not enough to create a psychoactive effect, and this has been verified by multiple food research institutions globally.

 

Do Hemp Seeds contain Cannabidiol (CBD)?

Cannabidiol is produced within the flower of the cannabis plant. Therefore, hemp seeds also have a negligible percentage of CBD.

 

Can Hemp products cause intoxication?

No, you cannot get intoxicated by consuming Hemp products. This is because THC- which is the psychoactive factor responsible for creating the euphoria or high is negligible. Our hemp seeds go through a rigorous cleaning process and we also conduct several tests on every batch of hemp seed before packaging. This is also backed by validated results which show that the amount of THC present in the product is well within the safety limits and norms.

 

Is it safe for pregnant women to consume Hemp?

We recommend you consult a physician. Hemp contains numerous nutrients, including folic acid, so it could be a nutritious and delicious addition to expectant mothers’ diets.

 

Is it safe for children to consume Hemp?

We recommend that you consult a physician and take into consideration the child’s age and body weight while determining the portions.

 

What would be the correct dosage of Hemp Products?

We recommend that one consults a physician/nutritionist.

 

Where does Hemp originally come from?

Hemp is indigenous to the foothills of the Himalayan mountain range. It is where the plant was said to have originated and from there it’s wonders were eventually noticed and then spread through continents.

 

How is Hemp helping the farmers?

An increasing number of farmers are leaving the agricultural haven that exists in the Himalayas to work in cities. Hemp grows fast with the least intervention and has about *25,000 proven usages. Farmers will stand to benefit from growing hemp and as we empower them, we empower ourselves. BOHECO Life insists on Fair Trade methods and the education and upliftment of all our agricultural partners.

 

How can Hemp help our environmental crisis?

According to the United Nations our unsustainable food choices have been causing more harm to the planet than our use of cars, buses, trucks, ships and planes, combined! Hemp requires less water, no pesticides, has soil remedial properties, removes 5 times more Carbon-dioxide from the air and can make almost everything that can be made from trees. Growing hemp reduces water and soil pollution, limits soil erosion, helps restore soil properties, and can save our precious trees!

 

Why is Hemp a great source of nutrition?

The Hemp plant is not just a nutritional powerhouse, it is the plant kingdoms most sustainable and versatile resource. It means you’re never going to run out of the most balanced source of nutrition from the lap of nature. Hemp seeds provide you with a great source of premium quality plant-based protein, Essential Fatty Acids, Omega 3+6, Edestin protein, Calcium, iron, potassium, Vitamins E + B’s, Minerals and dietary fibres.