A literature review and assessment of Morinda citrifolia (Noni)




New and Emerging Plant Industries

Research Organisation

OLD ABN-The State Of Queensland Acting Through The Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation

Objective Summary

To investigate the potential for a new value adding industry by conducting an extensive literature review on the plant Morinda citrifolia (noni) and its juice extract. The objectives are to assess: market opportunities and examine potential returns toAustralian producers the broad range of supposed therapeutic effects the fermentation process for quality control existing agronomic best practices.

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Project Start Date

Monday, May 23, 2005

Project Completion Date

Friday, June 23, 2006

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National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NEPI-Feasibility studies and industry literature reviews


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