Australian Industrial Hemp Conference 2020 – Proceedings – CSIRO
Project code: PRJ-012018
Project stage: Closed
Project start date: Friday, September 20, 2019
Project completion date: Friday, March 27, 2020
National Priority: NEI - New and Emerging Industries - SM1
CSIRO has been contracted to provide a collation of edited conference proceedings to AgriFutures Australia within one month after the completion of the conference.
The 2020 Australian Industrial Hemp Conference will provide a forum for Australian farmers interested in growing industrial hemp as a broad acre rotation crop and Australian businesses interested in selling or using industrial hemp products, i.e., seed, fibre and hurd.
Papers on research and agricultural, industrial and market experiences in the following areas to be presented at the conference:
•Regulation of industrial hemp,
•Regional production practices,
•Breeding and new cultivars,
•Crop care including water, nutrient, weed and pest management regimes,
•Harvesting preperation and practice,
•Grain storage, processing and products,
•Fibre processing and products,
•Hurd processing and products and,
•Pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products from industrial hemp (no THC).
Accepted papers will be formally published as proceedings from the Australian Industrial Hemp Conference by AgriFutures Australia
New and Emerging Industries
The aim of the conference is to bring interested people together to hear from world experts in industrial hemp production and processing.
CSIRO will provide a collation of edited conference proceedings to AgriFutures Australia within one month after the completion of the conference.