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Extra-virgin cold-pressed Hemp Seed oil is now on the market. A nutritionally superior oil, it has been called Nature's perfect blend of Omega-3 (19%) and Omega-6 (57%) essential fatty acids. It also contains Omega-9 (oleic acid, at 12%), almost 2% Gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), palmitic acid (6%), and other important unsaturated fatty acids. Of all foods that contain fatty acids, hemp seed oil is the only one that contains both the Omega-EFAs and Gamma-FAs. Because of its high fatty acid profile, hemp seed oil is one of the most digestible and assimilable of foods. Overall, it is Nature's most wide-spectrum oil. The natural anti-inflammatory effect of GLA helps to improve the condition of skin, hair, and nails. Hemp oil can also be used as a topical first aid for wounds and burns and can also be used for massage, especially in conjunction with fine aromatherapy blends.
The hemp plant (Cannabis Sativa) has provided humanity with valuable resources of fiber, edible seeds, oil, and medicine for thousands of years. The uses of the plant are staggering. Hemp seed oil alone has many uses including nutritional, in natural health care, for massage, cosmetics, for wood preservation, and in soapmaking. Many manufacturers are now using hemp seed oil in various food and cosmetic products. Popular cosmetic uses include moisturizers, cremes, lotions, shampoos, lip balms, soaps, and salves.
Try hemp seed oil for all your gourmet tastes. Unlike most other oils that are nutritious, hemp oil has a pleasant, nutty flavor. It can be used in a wide variety of ways. Try it in dressings, dips, pestos, spreads, as a topping on pasta, rice, potatoes, and on bread.
Herbal Products & Development's certified organic, extra-virgin, unrefined, fresh-pressed hemp seed oil is from British Columbia. It is made from non-sterilized seeds that are mechanically cold-pressed to assure the finest quality. All shipping and storage drums are nitrogen flushed. This light, emerald-colored oil is non-GMO and is pesticide, herbicide, and fungicide-free.
Available in 1 quart and 1-gallon sizes.
We also offer a second-pressed refined oil which is excellent for manufacturing purposes such as making industrial lubricants, machinery oils, fuel, wood finishes, paints, varnishes. Creative thought will find many new uses for the truly wondrous hemp plant.
Available in large (drums ~ 55 gallons) only. Please call to inquire.