Posted: May 28, 2019 12:37 PM EDT
Originally on Rochester First

NEWARK, NY (WROC) – A former greenhouse facility in Newark, the Jackson and Perkins Rose Gardens, has been purchased by the Honest Pharm Company to make it into a hemp growing facility. 

The company will invest $7,000,000 into the facility for purchase and upgrade a state-of-the-art laboratory.

Honest Pharm Company will make connections with local universities for research and development and plans on creating 60-80 new jobs.

See Video on Rochester First.


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