Feds up money to spin waste hemp into fibre

Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz says Ottawa is putting money into a Saskatoon company that turns waste flax and hemp straw into high-quality fibre.

Ritz says Advanced Foods and Materials Canada is getting $500,000.

The company also produces micro-nutrients for food and health products.

 

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