• Non-psychoactive hemp plants are incredible - the range of possibilities for these plants, and how they can help humankind, have been documented for centuries. At That's Natural, we are most interested in the applications as a super-food. This plant packs in all kinds of health benefits, while also being a great way to create fibers that are strong and friendly to the environment. Collective Evolution has a great article on the “8 Ways Hemp Can Keep You Healthy in 2017” - we have summarized them here: 1. Hemp Contains Naturally...

  • That's Natural CEO Tisha Casida with Asaf (left) and Yoav (right)  at their hemp farm in Paonia   That's Natural prides itself on complete traceability of its supply chain - starting with the full-spectrum CBD-rich hemp oil that makes our product so unique.  We sat down with some of our farmers to ask them the following questions. What made you decide to get into hemp farming? We came to Colorado in 2014 and we were involved in the first industrial hemp farm on the Western Slope. Since then, we have come...

  • For over 4,700 years, hemp as a plant has been used for many purposes, including for medicine.  As more and more people decide to leave pharmaceutical drugs, in the search for natural and whole-plant based products without the slew of side-effects, it is fun and energizing to remember that this plant has been around for quite some time, without any dangerous or negative implications for the users. From the Journal Article “History of cannabis as a medicine: a review”: The use of cannabis as a medicine by ancient Chinese was...

  •   Although hemp and marijuana look the same, and although they come from the same family of plants - hemp is NOT marijuana.  Hemp does not contain the psychoactive compound THC in any discernible amount, and therefore is regulated completely different than marijuana is.   Hemp products are legal to sell and purchase in all 50 States!  Hemp products are legal to ship to all 50 States! If you go to a local natural foods store, you will likely see many different products made with hemp.  That is because it...

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  • - Tisha Casida, Founder of That's Natural! Hemp has been grown in the United States since the 1600's - the seeds for hemp came over with the Puritans on the ships that sailed from England.  Much of what was grown was actually meant for British consumption, and ironically, the first drafts of the Declaration of Independence were created using hemp paper. "Hemp", which is a term for many varieties of the Cannabis plant, has been used for its fiber, for its oil, and its seed.   The (strain) of cannabis...

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