I can think of a hundred good projects, and that’s just in seed for food. Albumin egg replacer, functional proteins for meat analogs, breeding to increase lysine, whipping protein for foams, bio cellophane, advanced shelling techniques, particle size reduction, Cannabisin extraction, spectroscopy for instant field analysis and compliance …
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) handles the extramural research aspects of industrial hemp. Researchers should continue following the guidance received regarding Section 7606 of the 2014 Farm Bill.
Researchers should seek their own legal counsel and guidance from their state regulatory agency regarding what is allowable for conducting research in their respective state. The USDA cannot provide advice regarding state specific policies.”