Louisiana State University is looking for medical marijuana farmers

By The Associated Press

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LSU is seeking contractors to grow medical marijuana at an indoor facility near its Baton Rouge campus (G. Andrew Boyd, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

 

LSU will begin taking offers from contractors to produce marijuana for the state for medical purposes.

The marijuana-growing operation is estimated to cost $10 million and will be paid for by the contractor.

LSU professor Ted Gauthier tells WBRZ-TV there’s been much interest from people in and out of state. He says he expects there will be about 10 finalists to choose from.

 

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