In 1996 Woody Harrelson was arrested for planting four little hemp seeds. He planted them to make a point of distinction between the mind-altering (in a good way) cannabis and the industrial, THC-lacking hemp plant. He was later acquitted, but the battle to support the powerful plant that was a cash crop before it was burned by the Marijuana Tax Act of 1937 still rages. How amazing is hemp? The plant requires no pesticides and less water than cotton; hemp particle board is stronger than wood; one acre of hemp can produce as much usable fiber as four acres of trees; and there are more than 25,000 known uses for the plant, including plastics and petroleum. Tonight you can learn more about hemp and its swinging cousin,... More >>>