Developing technical plans for processing Australian industrial hemp straw


Hemp straw is considered a waste product of hemp seed production. This project will review existing processes, technologies and quality standards that may be used onfarm and offfarm to harvest, refine and qualityassess fibre and hurd from hemp straw.


New and Emerging Industries

Research Organisation


Objective Summary

The project aims to identify possible operational and technological improvements onfarm and offfarm which convert hemp straw waste into product of commercial value.

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Project Start Date

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Project Completion Date

Friday, September 30, 2022

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National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

NEI - New and Emerging Industries - SM1