Hemp seeds are used for human and animal consumption as well as the farming of industrial hemp. Hemp is quick sprouting and easy to grow in a variety of climates & soil types. Their are many environmental and economic benefits of hemp and its potential for industrial use is incredible! It requires less water than competing cash crops and is now officially legal to grow in the United States. Hemp seeds are rich in protein, fiber, vitamins, minerals, and healthy fatty acids, including omega-3s and omega-6s. Whole seeds can be processed further to remove the outer shell in order to press into oil or ground into a flour or protein powder.