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Industrial hemp innovation lagging, as cannabis debate rages on

By Ben Convery | Thu 6th Mar 2014 13:01pm

Australia is lagging other industrial nations in environmentally sustainable innovation with industrial hemp.

That’s the conclusion of hemp building consultant, Klara Marosszeky, who says the political debate about medicinal cannabis has displaced broader calls to legalise hemp foods in Australia.

She’s welcomed the introduction this month of a United States Senate Bill, that would remove US federal restrictions on the domestic cultivation of industrial hemp.

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