Prime Minister Tony Abbott is asked when industrial Hemp will be allowed as a food!

Independent MP Andrew Wilke asks Tony Abbott in this interview, when industrial hemp will be allowed as a food. Although the response “My understanding is that FSANZ is looking at this matter again.” is not clear, there is a growth of support in Australia. See this quote by Mr Cantwell comparing the Opium Poppy business of Tasmania and hemp.

Listen to the audio excerpt from ABC here.