Jennifer 15 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile 0 Jennifer Asked: February 10, 20202020-02-10T09:10:08-05:00 2020-02-10T09:10:08-05:00In: Hemp Industry What is the difference between hemp and marijuana? 0 What is the difference between hemp and marijuana? Hemphemp vs marijuanamarijuana Share Facebook 5 Answers Voted Oldest Recent acevedobenitez 0 Questions 182 Answers 0 Best Answers 371 Points View Profile acevedobenitez 2020-08-05T17:31:10-04:00Added an answer on August 5, 2020 at 5:31 pm Really the main difference between hemp and marijuana is that hemp cannot have more than 0.03% THC to be grown legally. THC is the psychoactive component in weed that makes it illegal to possess. It has been decriminalized in some states and made legal for recreational use. Under the FDA national lawes, marijuana is prohibited for use and possession. Hemp is legal to grow industrially, be purchased by the public, and consumed for regular use. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp MarcLouis 0 Questions 187 Answers 0 Best Answers 374 Points View Profile MarcLouis 2020-08-02T15:44:04-04:00Added an answer on August 2, 2020 at 3:44 pm Hemp and marijuana, both broad classifications of cannabis. Hemp is a variety of cannabis that contains less than 0.3% THC, often referred to as nonintoxicating cannabis. Marijuana is a variety of cannabis that contain more than 0.3% THC. The four significant differences between hemp and marijuana are composition, legality, cultivation, and usage. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Abe Melbourne, Australia 2 Questions 238 Answers 0 Best Answers 563 Points View Profile Abe 2020-07-28T15:01:53-04:00Added an answer on July 28, 2020 at 3:01 pm They are different in 4 classified issues, such as composition, legality, cultivation, and usage. Following the context used to describe hemp and marijuana, the explained features between the two are based on a single factor. The measurement of THC in the plant, or as if it would get the person high or not. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Jade 0 Questions 69 Answers 0 Best Answers 141 Points View Profile Jade 2020-07-27T11:04:45-04:00Added an answer on July 27, 2020 at 11:04 am The biggest difference? Hemp won’t get you high! THC levels define the difference legally. Hemp is Cannabis sativa L. plants with 0.3% or less THC 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp wavess 0 Questions 234 Answers 0 Best Answers 499 Points View Profile wavess 2020-06-18T17:24:13-04:00Added an answer on June 18, 2020 at 5:24 pm Hemp contains all parts of the hemp plant, including a tiny percentage of THC, the active ingredient that makes you feel “high.” Marijuana includes a large portion of THC, which is why marijuana has psychoactive effects, and hemp does not. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Captcha* Remember Me! Forgot Password?