Farmers want to produce milk alongside marijuana at old Hershey Plant

March 10, 2014
Owners of a medical marijuana grow-op, that is now well established in a former chocolate factory in Smiths Falls, hope to spur on further economic development in this small, eastern Ontario town.

The pot company, Tweed, only occupies about third of the old Hershey building, so that leaves tens of thousands of square metres of space – the equivalent of about six football fields – ready for other new ventures and new jobs. Read More