True Leaf Campus Central Hub is Complete
True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. completed the current phase of construction of True Leaf Campus, the company’s cannabis cultivation and production facility.
The completed phase includes a two-story, 18,000 sq. ft. central hub for the initial grow area, laboratory services, whole-plant extraction and the production of therapeutic cannabis products for pets and their owners.
The facility was designed to be scalable in more ways than simply adding grow space. In order to conserve capital expenditures while fully leveraging 40 acres of land, its modular design, phased approach and flexible engineering of the central administration area allow True Leaf to expand easily for future phases and respond to the ever-changing cannabis market and regulations.
True Leaf Campus was also designed to align with the company’s growing method, which focuses on producing a premium medicinal product. That philosophy is reflected in the interior and exterior build, which includes the use of cutting-edge building materials that promote a sterile grow environment free of contaminants, including state-of-the-art air filtration, hospital grade finishes and impermeable interior and exterior wall panels.
“With the completion of this initial phase of True Leaf Campus, we are closer than ever to becoming a licensed producer of cannabis,” said Darcy Bomford, founder and CEO of True Leaf. “Receiving our license and having our own cultivation facility to grow medicinal cannabis and support the research and development of legal medicinal cannabidiol products for pets will take our company to the next level. We will be the first cannabis-for-pets company with this advantage.”
True Leaf Campus will provide employment in Lumby, B.C., a logging community of 1,700. The facility sits on an industrially-zoned 40-acre site owned by True Leaf with full local government support.