Applications to Grow, Process and Sell Medical Cannabis Have Been Released

May 1, 2015 – A long list of competitors will be expected to apply for the five licenses that will be issued by the state of New York to manufacture and dispense medical marijuana. The Department of Health released their final regulations and the applications were posted on April 20th. Gary Smith of H2Gro Greenhouses has expressed a desire to apply for one of the licenses. The complex set of rules will not deter him from putting in an application but many critics are concerned that the state has erected too many barriers. The Assembly sponsor of the Compassionate Care