The Project aims to identify and progress key issues and opportunities that enable growth of the Australian industrial hemp sector. The project will be managed by the Australian Industrial Hemp Alliance (AIHA), the peak national industry body for the industrial hemp sector and involve representatives of supply and value chain, research, and government sectors. A Project Manager will be appointed to drive the development of a national RD&E Plan, coordinate the activities of the project teams and working groups, and ensure optimal collaboration between stakeholders in progressing selected development opportunities.
New and Emerging Industries
Australian Industrial Hemp Alliance Inc
The main objectives are (1) the development of a national RD&E Plan for the industrial hemp industry which underpins the industry’s Strategic Plan and has been extensively tested with industry stakeholders; (2) the progression of selected development opportunities arising from the RD&E Plan; and (3) the publication and extension of project outcomes.
Project Start Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Project Completion Date
Thursday, March 31, 2022
Journal Articles From Project
Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries
Adoption of R&D
NEI - New and Emerging Industries - SM1