Hemp History BCE

8000 – 7000 BCE: The first sign of people using hemp

8000 - 7000 BCE: The earliest known fabric is woven from hemp. The Columbia History of the World states that ...
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Hemp History BCE

7.000 BCE: Earliest sample of clothing ever found.

7.000 BCE: Earliest sample of clothing ever found. Catalhoyuc is one of the most important archaeological sites in the world.Since ...
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Hemp History BCE

4000 BCE: The earliest well-documented evidence of cannabis use.

4000 BCE: The earliest well-documented evidence of cannabis use. The earliest well-documented evidence of cannabis use is from China, where ...
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Hemp History BCE

>3.000 BCE: Neolithic cave dwellers use cannabis for psychoactive effects.

>3.000 BCE: Neolithic cave dwellers use cannabis for psychoactive effects . In the area of the Hindu Kush mountains, on ...
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Hemp History BCE

2700 BCE: Shennong pen Ts’ao first describes uses of cannabis.

2700 BCE: Shennong pen Ts'ao first describes cannabis and some of its uses. Shennong pen Ts'ao king is a Chinese ...
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Hemp History BCE

2300 BCE: Beaker culture uses cannabis in The Netherlands.

2300 BCE: Beaker culture uses cannabis in The Netherlands. In 2007, archaeologists discovered a late Neolithic grave attributed to the ...
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Hemp History BCE

2300 – 1700 BCE: The Oxus Civilization uses ephedra and cannabis in their rituals.

2300 - 1700 BCE: The Oxus Civilization uses ephedra and cannabis in their rituals. The Bactria–Margiana Archaeological Complex (or BMAC, ...
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Hemp History BCE

c.1550 BCE: The Ebers Papyrus from Ancient Egypt describes medical cannabis.

c.1550 BCE: The Ebers Papyrus from Ancient Egypt describes medical cannabis. The Ebers Papyrus (named after the German eqyptologist who ...
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Hemp History BCE

1000 BCE: Bhang is first used in Hindu rites in India.

1000 BCE: Bhang is first used in Hindu rites in India. Bhang is made from cannabis leaves and buds and ...
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