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Not Your Grandfather's Tobacco, Not Your Father's Marijuana - The JamsPortal

(This put up initially appeared on Forbes on 6/19/17)A plant biotechnology firm known as 22ND Century (NASDAQ: XXII) is growing two very fascinating new crop varieties. One is a line of tobacco that hardly makes any nicotine. The thought is to make use of that tobacco to make cigarettes that may assist folks give up smoking. 22ND Century’s different new providing is a line of marijuana that doesn’t make THC. The aim on this case is to make it doable for folks to understand varied medical advantages of Hashish with out the bodily and authorized problems of the excessive. Each of those choices exhibit how the more and more refined scientific understanding of plant genetics can result in optimistic contributions.

The crops we people get pleasure from as cultivated crops present us with power, protein, nutritional vitamins and micronutrients. Crops are additionally fairly superb chemists that present us with a various assortment of and helpful compounds. These embody delectable flavors and…