Submission – Call for papers

The organising committee invites papers on research and agricultural, industrial and market experiences in the following areas to be presented

  • Regional production practices,
  • Breeding, new cultivars and THC testing,
  • Crop care including water, nutrient, weed and pest management regimes,
  • Harvesting and early-stage processing,
  • Grain storage, processing and products,
  • Fibre processing and products and
  • Hurd processing and products.

Accepted papers will be formally published as proceedings from the Australian Industrial Hemp Conference by AgriFutures Australia


Dates for Submission

December 22 2017

Abstract submissions for presentation

January 12, 2018

Acceptance of abstracts for presentation at the Conference

February 26, 2018

Full manuscript, paper or extended abstract, submission for review

March 26, 2018

Full manuscript deadline for papers or extended abstracts to be submitted for publication in conference proceedings


All abstracts must be submitted through the online portal.
Abstracts up to 400 words in English
The abstract and full paper templates can be downloaded here – Abstract template & Full paper and extended abstract template
The author must upload the words file as a PDF to the link provided with the following details:
  • Full paper title
  • Abstract
  • A list of five (5) key words
  • Full contact information (address and email address) and affiliations of author(s) – In case of co-authorship, corresponding author should be indentified