A former tomato farm in this Montreal suburb will grow cannabis for Canada’s legal market
One of the largest growers of pink tomatoes in North America is converting its greenhouses in Mirabel to grow upwards of 60,000 kilograms of cannabis each year. The family-owned Les Serres Bertrand in Mirabel has partnered with Canada’s largest medical marijuana company to complete the transformation. Last year, Canopy Growth invested million to retrofit the farm so that it will be ready for the recreational cannabis market when the federal government legalizes it this summer. Adam Greenblatt, a spokesperson for the company, gave the Montreal Gazette a tour of the facility as it underwent massive renovations.
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