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Submission to the Industrial Hemp Act 2015 Review in Tasmania

Alison Gill standing in a field

A research breakthrough as industrial hemp proves to be incredibly drought tolerant.

Hemp has been labelled a ‘miracle crop’ and PhD student Alison Gill’s latest research has further cemented the extraordinary physiology of the plant.

Click here for link to report.

Tony Briscoe interview with Tim Schmidt on ABC Tasmania Country Hour, Tuesday 8 June 2021.
Interview commences about 18 minutes into the podcast.

A recent survey conducted on behalf of Adelaide University has some surprising and also promising results. The survey explored consumers’ knAccess the survey results from the links below.

The American Society for Testing and Materials
promotes and sets voluntary standards for a wide range of materials and products that are traded around the globe.
AHC is a co-signatory in a recent letter to the ASTM subcommittee on Cannabis in favour of terminology which clearly distinguishes industrial hemp from cannabis (marijuana).
Click here for a copy of the letter.