09 Oct 2020

Diversifying our economy for more jobs - first hemp licence awarded

A huge milestone has been reached in the establishment of an industrial hemp industry in the Territory with the first commercial licence being awarded.

The awarding of the licence will now see the first crop of industrial hemp grown right here in the Territory, opening the door for new jobs, manufacturing and export opportunities for the Territory.

Read the full media release on the Northern Territory Government Newsroom.