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Dumfries and Galloway cannabis farm gets agency funding

Work has begun on a medicinal cannabis farm in Dumfries and Galloway following a public development agency investment. Hilltop Leaf Ltd, a private medicinal cannabis cultivation and extraction business, has received support from South of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE). The £690,000 capital investment will be used in the construction of a 11,000 sq m facility on…

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Work Gets Underway On Scotland’s First Medical Cannabis Cultivation and Production Facility

SCOTLAND’S first home-grown cannabis medicines could be in UK patients’ hands in early 2022 after work started on a new £15m cultivation and production facility in the Borders. With the UK’s one million-plus medical cannabis users currently reliant on imports, home-grown and black market suppliers this marks a significant milestone. Hilltop Leaf says it hopes…

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Medicinal cannabis farm promises to be ‘community company’

The company behind a medicinal cannabis farm in Dumfries and Galloway has pledged to operate as a “community company”. Hamish Clegg, CEO and co-founder of Hilltop Leaf, says the development will bring dozens of jobs, many of them highly skilled, to the south of Scotland. He told Representing Border the company would be paying “millions…

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South of Scotland Enterprise invests £690,000 to develop Scotland’s first Medical Cannabis Farm

South of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE) has announced its latest capital investment to assist the local economy and help create new jobs in Dumfries & Galloway. Hilltop Leaf Limited (Hilltop) is a private Medicinal Cannabis cultivation and extraction business which aims to provide an alternative plant based clinical treatment to synthetic pharmaceuticals. Founders of Hilltop, entrepreneurs…

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