Monday, March 20, 2017
What is the main and most significant difference between twine and hemp?
By Brad Ervin
The best twine in the world is made from industrial hemp. There isn’t a difference between twine and hemp.
All natural hemp twine is great for making hemp jewelry, crafts and gardening. Hemp fiber is very strong, durable and eco friendly, no chemicals or pesticides are used in its production.
What is the difference between hemp twine and cord?
The difference is in how they are made. Hemp twine is made with less strands of fiber than cord and may be uneven in thickness and have knotty bits and fly aways. Hemp cord is round and even in thickness throughout the strand making it the best choice for making high quality macrame jewelry.
Is hemp illegal in the US?
Industrial hemp is legal to grow in more than 30 countries. The United States is one of the few industrialized nations that does not currently allow the cultivation of hemp. Millions of dollars worth of hemp is imported into the United States each year in order to fulfill the growing demand for hemp products.