LETTER: Cannabis has plenty of nutritional value

Dear editor,

Re: What little farmland we have left should be used for food production purposes only (June 6 letter)

There is no truth to what you are saying about Cannabis Pat Carl.

Had you done any research you would know that.

Cannabis deeply breaks up soil for other crops. It is completely delicious both raw and cooked. It has been compared to spinach for nutrition and the seeds can be used in hundreds ( thousands ) of ways.

I like them with my morning yogurt.

The fact is humans have lived with this amazing plant since the beginning and our bodies have cannabinoid receptors built in. For all of the good stuff in the flowers. We are part of it!

Also it is still not fully legalized at all. Just that it has a new dealer: the government.

If you want to know more about cannabis, read up on it.

David Greenup,

Comox

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