Cannatrek has received council permission to make a $160 million production facility close to Shepparton. and claims it will be 1 of the world’s biggest medicinal cannabis facilities, generating additional than 400 jobs a year for the area.
Press reports say that the facility will involve a 160,000m2 increasing region beneath a “giant higher-technology” glasshouse, on about 72ha of land previously purchased by the business.
When operating at complete production, it aims to generate about 160 tonnes of medicinal cannabis a year.
“We think that the area will develop into a key centre for the production of medicinal cannabis,” Cannatrek chief executive Tommy Huppert mentioned.
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“Our aim is to cultivate, approach and manufacture cost-effective medicinal cannabis as a clean, green, therapeutic item of decision for hundreds of thousands of individuals in Australia and overseas,” he mentioned.
Higher Shepparton mayor Kim O’Keeffe told The Weekly Occasions council welcomed the investment.
“Cannatrek Restricted met the preparing needs and we hope this investment attracts other folks to invest in our area,” she mentioned.