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Poppy Industry

Medicinal Cannabis

Liberals Should Emulate Poppy Industry for Medical Cannabis

The Poisons Amendment (Poppy Industry Reform) Bill separates the regulation of the poppy industry between health and primary industries.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  13 Sep 2016

Survey, Filling out Sheet

State Budget 2016: No Money for Niche Producers in Primary Industries

The last survey of rural confidence found that Tasmanian farmers are feeling flat about the year ahead.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  31 May 2016

Medicinal Cannabis

Medicinal Cannabis Trial Knock-Back Exposed

The Liberal government’s claim that medicinal cannabis trials could impact on the state’s poppy industry were baseless and unfounded.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  10 Sep 2014

Medicinal Cannabis

No Formal Poppy Advice

Minister Rockliff has been exposed misleading the public over the extent of poppy industry concerns about a medicinal cannabis trial in Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  20 Aug 2014