CEO and President of Extremely Well being Duke Rodriguez has quite a bit to be enthusiastic about as plans push ahead for the brand new large Extremely Well being facility in Alamogordo – and this new facility is not a dispensary.
“If I sound excited, I’m. Will probably be a facility the others can carry their plant materials have it trimmed have it saved have it dried have it cured have it bundle, so I feel in the end it can most likely be a single largest hashish manufacturing facility within the state completely,” stated Rodriguez.
The 225,000-square-foot facility is akin to 100 dispensaries. As soon as it is up and operating it has the potential to course of $100 million of hashish a 12 months.
The Otero County Financial Growth Council has been partnering with Extremely Well being on this challenge for over a 12 months, and with this big constructing comes tons of latest jobs.
“Outdoors the protection business, municipality, and medical business extremely well being can be one of many high personal employers in Otero County very excited to have the ability to carry again life to that facility and convey the amount of jobs that it was meant to have,” stated Laurie Anderson, the interim govt director of Otero County Financial Growth Council.
It’s going to present round 300 jobs as soon as absolutely operational, together with the manufacturing facet – Extremely Well being can also be hoping to make use of this facility as a analysis lab.
“Simply immediately, we submitted, took step one in submitting our software with the DEA to get a nationally certified hashish analysis facility,” stated Rodriguez.
It ought to be open and operational by the top of this 12 months.
“It is a large large win for us like I stated, however I actually assume it is a large win for New Mexico,” stated Rodriguez.