Six years after the Christie administration selected a half-dozen nonprofits to produce cannabis for the state’s medical marijuana program, the last one of the bunch on Thursday received a permit to begin growing its first crop, Health Commissioner Cathleen Bennett announced Thursday.
Foundation Harmony will operate from a 10,000-square-foot indoor greenhouse and retail establishment in a commercial and industrial section of Secaucus by the end of 2017, according to Bennett and a dispensary spokeswoman.
“After two years of designing and constructing this state-of-the-art facility, we are excited to finally put it into action, and to serve New Jersey’s patients with the purest and most effective medical marijuana,” Shaya Brodchandel the president and CEO, said in a statement. “We have selected strains which we believe are well suited for New Jersey medical patient’s conditions and to our unique growing system.”
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