Two Queensland farmers are putting Hemp in the News once again, following the new legislation that made hemp legal for human consumption. These Australian farmers are already looking at specialising seeds for conditions.
For the last four years, Queensland entrepreneurs Lauchlan Grout and Harrisson Lee have been working on adapting hemp seeds for the weather conditions of both Queensland and New South Wales. Lauchlan Grout is growing his first crop using seeds catered especially for Queensland conditions and will be looking to share the new seeds upon harvest.
Grout stated that they need to get new farmers involved in this new crop, and to teach them the added value this new crop can give them. These farmers have even come up with a standard operating procedure to make it easier to bring new farmers in.
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